Essays Tagged: "Boxer Rebellion"

How did imperialism affect China?

o China's distant methods of trade, there were two rebellion periods, the taiping rebellion and the boxer rebellion. The taiping revolt was a radical political and religious uprising. The rebels rose ... e against the tyranny of the Manchus, supporting a program partly based on Christian doctrines. The Boxer Rebellion was a peasant uprising that attempted to drive all foreigners from China and to dest ...

(1 pages) 92 1 2.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Imperialism and how it best served the united states

e forced Queen Liliuokalani to give up her rule in Hawaii, and the Open Door Policy that led to the Boxer Rebellion in China. The United States fought and threatened in order to establish its reputati ...

(1 pages) 55 0 1.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Why did Chinese Nationalism fail?

he west caused internal strife in China, until the Chinese Dynasties finally collapsed in 1911. The Boxer Rebellion was caused by anti-western people openly attacking Europeans because they felt that ... elt that Westerners were causing so many problems in China. The Chinese Dynasty was a target of the Boxers as well, but quickly managed to use the Boxers to concentrate more on attacking European peop ...

(4 pages) 98 2 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Internal problems leading to teh collapse of the Manchu dynasty in China

g to their inevitable demise.There were many internal problems in China leading up to and after the Boxer Rebellion in 1899. After Emperess Hsien Fengs death in 1861,his primary wife Coxi seized power ... heir power, and government officials were set in their wasys so once again reform failed. After the Boxer Rebellion in 1901 the internal problems esculated and the dynasty collapsed. It is easy to see ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.1 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Boxer Rebellion

Case Study: The Boxer Rebellion"The wealth of China is used to profit the barbarians..." Lin Zixu's quaintly blunt L ... the cherished traditions of the land. By 1900, China was swept by a terrorist movement known as the Boxer Rebellion. The outcomes of this rebellion changed the world both in the short term and the lon ... this rebellion changed the world both in the short term and the long term.The ultimate cause of the Boxer Rebellion was the mountainous build up of anti-foreign feeling. The Opium Wars had left China ...

(5 pages) 85 1 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The great reform movement

The late Qing reforms introduced by the Empress Dowager in the decadefollowing the Boxer Rebellion were highly significant in leading China into a moremodern nation. The several refor ... 911 andthe fall of the Qing.The major reforms that were introduced by the Empress dowager after the BoxerRebellions were reforms on education, the military, and constitutionalism. These reformswere ch ...

(7 pages) 63 0 4.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Confucianism As An Underlying Principle Of Chinese Culture

anti-westerners. Among many things, she executed Westernization leaders and secretly supported the Boxer rebellion which was another product of Anti-western sentitment.The Westerners were a parasitic ... once more, it was essential that they purify themselves of all western ideals and people. Thus the Boxer Rebellion was initiated, in which all foreigners and Chinese-Christians were killed. The Weste ...

(7 pages) 101 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Spring Moon and the History of China

rable changes happen within the small worlds of the Chang clan. Specific historical events from the Boxer Rebellion, through the revolution and Long March to the opening of China in the 1970’s ar ... and forbid Chinese students to study abroad (Buschini 1).From 1898 through the summer of 1901, the Boxers, members of a secret society called Fists of Righteous Harmony, attacked foreigners, Christia ...

(5 pages) 25 0 4.1 Dec/2007

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Australian War Memorial

on who died during war dating back to the British Sudanese Expedition, the Second Boer War, and the Boxer Rebellion. Many people believe that such a place of memorial is necessary to truly remember al ...

(4 pages) 585 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

The boxer rebellion

er any foreign power. This inspiration was the Society of Harmonious Fists, usually referred to as "Boxers." Combined with individual's folks, and new weapons technology, the Chinese rebelled against ... folks, and new weapons technology, the Chinese rebelled against the foreign powers.In reality, the Boxer Rebellion could hardly be classified as either a rebellion or a war against the Europeans. Chi ...

(2 pages) 3 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History