Far East in Modern Times Notes
Paper Topic: Origins of the US War in Vietnam and its Progression Pages 1 -18 Most of Asian culture is based off of China Languages were all based off Chinese Agriculture was the base of society o Rice Monsoo
Far East in Modern Times Notes 2/4/08 1) Manchus created the Ch'ing Dynasty by filling Ming power vacuum in Beijing 2) Ming loyalists held out in Taiwan, eventually subdued by Ch'ing forces from mainland; a portent of twentieth century Nationalists'
Far East in Modern Times Notes 2/18/08 1. Imperial Rome and Han China came into brief contact in Persia; how might world history be different if they had collaborated militarily, politically, economically? 2. Marco Polo's journey he and family memb
Far East in Modern Times Notes 2/11/08 1) Mountainous, archipelago geography forged a feudal system in Japan 2) Japan observed and selectively borrowed culture from foreigners 3) Japanese written record Nihongi, 720 AD, relates mythical origins of Ja
Far East in Modern Times Notes 2/25/08 I. Contributions to imperialism a. Yellow journalism: a pejorative reference to journalism that features scandalmongering, sensationalism, jingoism or other unethical or unprofessional practices by news media o
Far East in Modern Times 3/24/08 I. II. III. IV. V. Post-Boxer Rebellion China indemnities from the war with Japan and boxer Rebellion keep China in financial crisis. Open Door Notes U.S. establishes an Open Door Policy among all foreign powers in