China: Understanding Its Past, Volume 1
China: Understanding Its Past aims to fill a conspicuous gap in conventional world history texts, which are often Eurocentric and give scant attention to Asia. Using role-playing, simulations, debates, primary documents, first person accounts, excerpts from literary works, and cooperative learning activities, this text will help students explore many key aspects of China's history and culture.
The teacher's manual includes a synopsis of each chapter and section, learner outcomes, definitions of key concepts, directions for student activities, and possible responses to questions posed in the student text. The CD contains selections of Chinese music from different time periods and locales. Liner notes include English translations of lyrics as well as historical information about each selection.
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Linking East and West ca A D 200
Parents and Children
Foundations of Chinese Thinking
China and the Outside World
The Mongol Empire at the Time of Marco Polos Visit
Foreign Spheres of Influence in China 1911
Areas of Taiping Control
CHINESE COMMUNISM FROM 1920
Warlord Division of China
Tables and Graphs
CHINA IN TRANSITION 17501920
China during the Qing Dynasty ca 1775