Category: History Asian

Taiwan term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Taiwan</p> <p>Location: 23 30 N, 121 00 E</p> <p>Eastern Asia, islands bordering the East China Sea, Philippine Sea, South China Sea, and Taiwan Strait, north of the Philippines, off the southeastern coast of China</p> <p>Capital: Taipei, 2,706,453</p> <p>Independence Date: 19 August 1919 (from UK control over Afghan foreign affairs)</p> <p>Population: 21,908,135 (July 1998 est.)</p> <p>Literacy Rate: 91%</p> <p>Suffrage: 20 years of age; universal</p> <p>History: The…

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vietnam term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Nationalism in Vietnam</p> <p>Nationalism in the Third World has historically served as a powerfull force in lashing out against colonialism. The aims of third world nationalism are to replace foreign rule with national government. In Asia, Vietnam has fought a long struggle to keep its country independent from foreign domination. Historically, the Vietnamese struggled against the Chinese Empire to maintain their independence. In the twentieth…

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Tao vs. Ren term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Brad Czopek</p> <p>Area Studies</p> <p>There are three major "religions" in China: Buddhism, Confucianism and Taoism. Buddhism came from India, but the other two originated in China. This is a comparison between those two religions. In modern times there are lots of people that try to maintain a balance between the three, but this has not always been the case. There have been times when the…

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<p>What I know about China</p> <p>China is located around Mongolia, Russia, Nepal, Laos, East China Sea, South China Sea, and Myanmar. A better described location would be Southeast of Asia. I know that the people who live in China speak Chinese. Some of my opionions on China are that they make cheap goods that fall apart in a week. The pencils you get that says…

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<p>Analyzing the transfer of technology from one place to another can be a very difficult task. People have tried to trace the origins of specific technologies and map out what cultures it affected, why and what impact the technology had on history. Books have been written on conclusions that authors have made after doing the research I have suggested. I believe that obtaining the information…

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Why Apec term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Why APEC?</p> <p>Little do most people know in the US but we are members to over 50 organiztons in this world. And they deal with anything from world health to world trade. The only thing that can make our nations prosperous is our trade. Currently the Pacific Rim is the most diverse trade market the US is involved in. APEC (Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation) represents…

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<p>What Are The Circumstances Of The Chinese Occupation Of Tibet?</p> <p>The only way to settle questions of an ideological nature of controversial issues among the people is by the democratic method, the method of discussion, or criticism, of persuasion and education and not by the method of coercion or repression. This statement was made by Mao Tse Tung, the Communist leader of China, in February…

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<p>The Vietminh won, not only because of Mao Zedong's victory in China, but also because the French military believed that there would be no way the Vietminh could defeat them at the valley of Dien Bien Phu. The fact of the matter is that the Valley of Dien Bien Phu may have been a great location if the French were not fighting the Vietnamese in…

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<p>The Coronation of Edward III</p> <p>At the age of fifteen, Edward had already been placed to the throne because of his father's death. Edward was able to avenge his father by executing Roger Mortimer in 1330. Earlier, Mortimer had attempted to seize the throne in England and had fought in the Scottish wars. In 1323, he was imprisoned, but escaped to France to form an…

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<p>Women In China During The Long Eighteenth Century</p> <p>During the 18th Century women in China continued to be subordinated and subjected to men. Their status was maintained by laws, official policies, cultural traditions, as well as philosophical concepts. The Confucian ideology of Thrice Following identified to whom a women must show allegiance and loyalty as she progressed throughout her life-cycle: as a daughter she was…

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