Introduction to ChinaStudy Guide for Final ExamI. Important Terms:The Book of Songs (Shi Jing)Dream of the Red ChamberForbidden CityOpium WarTaiping RebellionSelf-Strengthening MovementHundred-Day ReformBoxer RisingRevolution of 1911Li HongzhangKang YouweiEmpress Dowager CixiYuan ShikaiSun Yat-senChiang Kai-shekMay Fourth MovementAgricultural CollectivizationGreat Leap ForwardAnti-Rightist CampaignCultural RevolutionTiananmen Protest of 1989Household Responsibility SystemHousehold Registration SystemDeng XiaopingJiang ZeminII. Questions:1.What are the most important changes in China’s foreign relations during the nineteenth century? What are the reasons and consequences of such changes?2.Compare the Taiping and Boxer rebellions: What spiritual means were used to mobilize the rebels? How did the rebels treat the Qing government and the West? What were the most important consequences of the rebel-lions?
This is the end of the preview.
access the rest of the document.