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Unformatted text preview: also important trading center Ningguo important trading center becomes part of China in 1720 defeated ethnically closer to Hawaiians than Chinese pushed to mountains people prefecture of Fujian Kangxi not really interested Taiwan Other regions so they don't feel traitorous assigned to write history of Ming 50 passed 188 men selected to take exam to solve problem of Ming loyalty Boxue Hongru Yong3 bu4 jia1 fu4 freezing of head tax when he said it, it wasn't true long term policy to solve short term problem sets precedent difficult to break tax policy tax on heads, not land collect corvee tax? couldn't make new jobs solutions labor disruption war disease & dying silver standard causes everyone knows economic depression 10 years for irrigated land 6 years for dry land land grants silver standard tax amnesty tax remission new government system Economic system Kangxi Succession Crisis...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HSEA W3880 taught by Professor Zelin during the Fall '07 term at Columbia.
- Fall '07