Chapter 16

Chapter 16 - -China was once diverse but unified early on...

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Chapter 16- How China Became Chinese - China appears politically, culturally, linguistically monolithic - North and South China differences o North Chinese-> Tibetans, Nepalese vs. South Chinese->Vietnamese, Filipinos o Environmetna dn climate as well: north-dry and cold, south-wet and hot
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Unformatted text preview: -China was once diverse but unified early on -Variety of languages (Mandarin vs. Cantonese) -Different food production centers in North and South o Led to hallmarks of civilization -Ethnic Chinese felt superior to non-Chinese barbarians -...
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2011 for the course HIST 038 taught by Professor Burns during the Fall '10 term at GWU.

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