HL Student Research (CHINA)

STUDENT RESEARCH


RESEARCH #1 : Delayed Modernization

Research #2:  Qianlong regime, 100 Days Reform, Self-Strengthening Movement

  • “The reign of Qianlong marked the beginning of the Qing decline.” To what extent do you agree with this judgment?
  • Alek’s answer
  • “The Hundreds Days Reforms (1898) in China had no chance of success.” How far do you agree with this statement?
  • Alek’s answer
  • Compare and contrast the self-strengthening movement of China (1861-94) and Japan (1868-94)
  • Alek’s answer
  • “China’s failure to deal effectively with the threat from the Western powers before 1839 was a consequence of its traditional attitude to foreign states.” To what extent do you agree with this assessment?
  • To what extent was imperialism responsible for the delay of modernization in China?
  • To what extent was Confucianism responsible for the delay of modernization in China?
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