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Wang Yang-Ming


  • Aug 31 2010 8:37 PM

    John Garrett


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In this Webcast, from the Library of Congress, historian and scholar Ying-shih Yu discusses despotism, market and Confucianism under the Ming Dynasty's Wang Yang-Ming. Yu examines how the interplay of the political, socioeconomic and cultural forces eventually led to some fundamental changes in Chinese society and the ideas and values of Confucianism. This resource can be used for content-area reading and interdisciplinary projects.

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    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Confucianism, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis, Religion, World History, History-Social Science


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