In 1900, China was a faltering empire ruled by an autocratic foreign dynastic house and an entrenched bureaucracy of Confucian officials.
Its sovereignty heavily battered and its territory compromised by foreign powers, China was commonly called “The Sick Man of Asia.” In 2000, China was a modern nation-state ruled by an authoritarian party and an entrenched bureaucracy of technocrats and administrators.
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If the mind is the greatest sex organ, these two are bound to pleasure each other again and again.
Ordinarily, this kind of social pressure would be the kiss of death, but in this case, it acts like a catalyst. Libra – two air signs — has an more intellectual component than most signs.
Yet, the path between these two startlingly different points was anything but smooth. Policymakers, elites, and the common people oscillated between the poles of reform and revolution—bouts of wild radicalism alternated with more sober policies—as they pursued changes that they hoped would bring a better society and nation.
This class examines some of the major events and personalities of this arduous century and its momentous political, social, and cultural changes.
We will learn and apply skills of historical analysis to primary documents (in translation), some fiction, and film.
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You are rational enough to keep your perspective and not throw the baby out with the bath water.