23. Invasions, Rebellions, and the End of Imperial China

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edX - HarvardX - ChinaX - Part 7 - Invasions, Rebellions, and the End of Imperial China - 2014 - October

Myths and Lessons of Modern Chinese History

  • What do you know about China?
  • Knowing What We Know
  • Myth 1
  • Myth 2
  • Myth 3

Achievement and Limits of Manchu Rule

  • Ming and Manchu Memories
  • Manchu Origins
  • Conquering
  • The Rule of the Manchus
  • Presiding and Decreasing Success of the Qing Emperor

Opium and the Opium War

  • The Chinese Wolrd Order
  • Opium and a┬áChanging World Order
  • Effects of Opium and the Qing’s Response
  • The Aftermath of the Opium War

Christianity and Chinese Salvation

  • Encountering the West
  • Neiluan, Internal Turmoil
  • Waihuan, External Disasters
  • Massacres

Fall of Imperial China

  • Self strengthening
  • Resistance
  • Reform

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