Tang- Prosperity; Inventions (first printed book); Poetry
Ming- Zheng He's seven expeditions
Qing- the last dynasty; Clash with the Western powers
* Most post-Qin dynasties lasted about three centuries.
1) First century First century(Rise): vigor, expansi
*Failure of Mao's Model :
In rural areas after land reform, Mao organized the peasants first onto small production teams and
agricultural cooperatives, and then collective.
Mao transformed the collectives into the peoples communes.
Mao launched the Great
*What is Chinas current per capita gross national product (GDP)? Please also concisely describe the
variation of per capita GDP among provinces and cities. (Chapter 5)
China's current per capita GDP is about US$ 4,400 in 2010. The more developed and the m
*What are the groups most helped by Dengs reform? What are the groups most harmed by Dengs
(1). The peasants, party bureaucrats in coastal provinces, and urban workers .
2). Students, intellectuals, urban youth still trapped in the countryside, ce
What actions need to be taken if China is to feed and clothe all of its people and provide a good standard
of living in the next century?
(China needs strict population control, extensive environmental education, financial and infrastructure
Recorded history is approximately 5,000 years.
1.3 billion people, 1/5 of world population.
*New challenges for china:
1) Continuing economic, social, and political reform.
2) Increasing food supply.
3) Controlling population growth.
What are the five key questions regarding Chinas future?
(1). Will China stay unified? 2). Will China's economy continue to boom? 3). What will happen to Hong
Kong, Taiwan, and Tibet? 4). Will China become more democratic? 5). Will China and its people bl
* Under the One country-two systems policy of china, Tibet, Hong kong and Macau maintain their own
legal system, police force, monetary system, customs policy, and delegates to international organizations
and events, whereas China has the control of the f
Chinas economy has been much less affected by the global economic downturn, mainly because of :
Its large size and population
High levels of domestic investment (40% of GDP) plus foreign investment
Increasing levels of domestic demand (80% of market share
Article Review 1
There are reasons why superhero movies captivate audiences so well, they clearly depict
the evil and the good. The supervillain is dark, scary and insane, while the superhero
Review on Ivan Coyote
Dr Helen Ramirez
Ivan Coyote captivated his audience on November the second with his talent to tell
stories, the lecture was informative on the topic of being an effective storyteller as well as on the
Review on Rappin on the reservation: Canadian Mohawk Youths Hybrid Cultural Identities
By EmmaLee Tranebo
In the article Rappin on the reservation: Canadian Mohawk Youths Hybrid Cultural
Female Genital Mutilation Mini Essay
Dr. Karen Stote
The women of Sierra Leone are faced with many issues in their life time, the most
disturbing event they have to face would be the procedure that is
Technologys Role in Revolution Response Paper
March 15th, 2017
The internet in its variety of structures, uses and effects has multiple characteristics and
faces; it developed in diverse ways in differen
AN 100 B SECTION
WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY
I acknowledge that we are on the traditional territory of the Neutral,
Anishnawbe and Haudenosaunee peoples
Dr. Amali Philips
Email: MyLs email @ https:/mylearningsp
SI Session #1
Critical Success Factors:
Refers to having a
positive cash flow
Following the other
Important because if
you do not have
Human Geo Lecture 1
Geo what is where and why? Looking at history, soil, water of a region.
Connections events times, people, places. Learning about connections and finding
Textbook: 5th edition
READ CHAPTERS BEFORE CLASS AND A
GG102 (Lecture on Maps)
Peters Projection shows true land area
Mercators Projection distorts land area
Types of Map:
Dot Map simplest map, use when you know the location, count occurrences, used to show
distance from one point to another
GG102 October 1st, 2015
Together we are Bitter (TWB)
Loss of traditional industries as an economic driver
Turn to tourism (Ex. Vulcan, Alberta)
Tourism and Craft Beer
Breweries draw tourists
School of Thought:
Structural functionalism (society working together) takes the view that various
segments of society serve a purpose for the society as a whole. Ex: like the organs of
the body each segment has a necessary work to do like a family
Anthropology Test #2:
What is culture
Ethnocentrism and cultural relativism
Body Rituals Article (ex. Ethnocentrism)
Components of culture
Cultural clash (what is it)
Articles: David Reimer, T.O genderles
Darwin made many different observations throughout his voyage on the Beagle that
expand our knowledge on the topic evolution. The major areas include England, North
America, Galpagos Islands and Asia.
Observation 1 (vari
Technology: Changes in Land Use and Agriculture
Three forms of change in our habitat:
Abiotic involves non-living factors such as weather and climate
Biotic involves living factors such as vegetation and animal populations
Haman involving changes in po