Lecture 1 – The rise of Greater China: Definitions and Perspectives
1.) Essay type questions for exams
2.) 2 Historical Value in China’s Timeline
a. Dang Shau Pin
3.) Course Outline – Intense
a. Separate Culture – That is his specialty
b. Argument – in the middle of the 19 century – West Faillian
c. Tian Xia – (anciently speaking)
d. Right now it is known modern state of nation. This is how
they call it now
e. Chinese is marketing their world as tian xia as a harmonic
world. “Don’’t worry we’re not going to rule the world”
f. Hedgime – BA - they do not need to be a BA
i. Yellow Empire -
ii. MIT scholar – Chinese Nationalism Book
iii. Henrietta Harrison – Discuss culture and history. He will
tell us what he wants us to take out of this book.
Nationalism. Define Nationalism – Benedict Anderson –
iv. Inventing of China? – Read the Harrison – Understand
the nation value.
g. Chairman Mao
i. Revolution – socialism
1. Only socialism can save China
2. Only china can save capitalism
3. Hong Kong and Macau – Republic of China. Don
Shau Pin’s open door policy.
4. 1970 – party by choice. China was closed to her
h. Buy a Car in Hong Kong – do not buy a convertible.
i. Professor studied China from Hong Kong.
i. Taiwan –
j. Da zhong hua
k. Is it right to call it the “greater” china?
www.notesolution.com Chinese Military didn’t really like the term peaceful – Too
Pacific Century Video
16 century – European come to seek help for making tea and weapon
to defend themselves – (China)
Canons made Dutch superior in war
China produced the finest silks in the world
o It came t simply be called – CHINA
o Tea was irresistible
o China was the master civilization
King George wanted to trade with China
o We are not used to this
o Vessel of favor
o First chinese conession to foreign countries
o 19 centuries – Portuguese took over
o most wester