World History Asian Timeline

Alyssa T.

Period 3

1) Ming Dynasty-red to as Empire of the Great Ming, was the ruling dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644, following the collapse of the Mongol led Yuan Dynasty The Ming, "one of the greatest eras of orderly government and social stability in human history", was the last dynasty in China ruled by ethnic Hans .

2) Ming Neo-Confucianism- form of Confucianism that was primarily developed during the Song Dynasty and Ming Dynasty, but which can be traced back to Han Yu and Li Ao (772-841) in the Tang Dynasty. It formed the basis of Confucian orthodoxy in the Qing Dynasty of China. It attempted to merge certain basic elements of Confucianism, Daoism, and Buddhism. The most ...

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in China. Christianity was a major influence in the Mongol Empire, as several Mongol tribes were primarily Nestorian Christian, and many of the wives of Genghis Khan's descendants were strongly Christian.

5) Qing government-also known as the Manchu Dynasty, was the last ruling dynasty of China, ruling from 1644 to 1912. I t was preceded by the Ming Dynasty and followed by the Republic of China. he Dynasty was founded not by the Han who form the majority of the Chinese population, but the Manchus, who are today an ethnic minority of China.

6) Astronomy in China- Chinese were the most persistent and accurate observers of celestial phenomena anywhere in the world before the Arabs. Chinese astronomy was equatorial, centered as it was on close observation of circumpolar stars, and was based on different principles from those prevailing in traditional Western astronomy, where heliacal risings and settings of zodiac constellations formed the basic ecliptic framework

7) Silver ...

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