HISA06H3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Military Technology, Kenneth Pomeranz, Zheng He

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Hisa06 - lecture 4 - asian empires: mughals and qings and why they matter today. Orientalism: difference between history of orientalism (the idea) and orient. Id ex: concepts that shape asia have a history: orientalism. The sig(cid:374)ifica(cid:374)ce of the fact that it co(cid:374)ti(cid:374)ues to structure the (cid:449)est"s perceptio(cid:374) of the east a(cid:374)d so(cid:373)eti(cid:373)es the east"s perceptio(cid:374) of itself. Mughal empire in s asia (india/pakistan/afghanistan) 1526- formally deposed in. Qing empire in china 1636-1912 formally deposed. From the late 1700 to early 1800 they were directly or indirectly influenced by the british empire. Explain the rise of european industrialization and empire in new cutting edge ways. Show the cultural relevance to asian empires today. It show us a new way of understanding the historical rise of europe. Usual explanation and its limitations revise the historical rise of europe. Is (cid:862)euro ce(cid:374)tered(cid:863) prese(cid:374)ts the west as a (cid:449)orld do(cid:373)i(cid:374)ator. Colonial violence (decimation of pops) often used to criticize this story.

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