Manchu #1: (143-147)

1. Read: Roberts. “Kangxi later years” 143-147.

2. Continue timeline.

3. Answer the following questions

1.  What was the Treaty of Nerchinsk of 1689 and why was it significant?

2.  What was the difference between the inner and outer courts?

3.  What were the three innovations of the Kanxi court?

4.  What was the 1692 “edict of toleration”?  Why were Christians initially treated favorably and why did they later fall out of favor? Who do you think was responsible?  What is ancestor worship (look up in Wikipedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ancestor_veneration_in_China.

5.  What was the succession crisis of Kanxi?

 

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