Essays Tagged: "Mongol"

A Cultural Analysis of The People's Republic of China

th: Afghanistan, Bhutan, Burma, Hong Kong, India, Kazakhstan, North Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Macao, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Vietnam. World's fourth-largest country (after Russia ... f 71.62 years. The 91.9% are Han; the other 8.1% are Zhuang, Uygur, Hui, Yi, Tibetan, Miao, Manchu, Mongol, Buyi, Korean, and other nationalities.Although it is officially consider atheist, the countr ...

(28 pages) 797 0 4.4 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Absolutism in Easter Europe

use it.In Russia, were it was often wondered if Russia was anEastern European or Asian country, the Mongol were slowlyadvacing. After the death of Prince Iaroslav the Wise, thekievan principality disi ... e west, it much resembled the Middle Ages or WesternEurope. These conditions made it easyer for the Mongols toemerg from a politically divided and weak Middle Ages to theconquest of the Kievan states. ...

(5 pages) 87 0 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Compare and contrast the style of commands of Ghengis Kahn and Napoleon. Incl. Strategy and Operations, and army organization. In what areas did they succeed over their contemporaries?

gly, their common strategies were implied despite army organizations were anything but similar. The Mongolian Army was cavalry "pure," that is, the Mongolians fought from horseback and were masters at ... above, the actual organization of the two armies was as different as two armies could possibly be: Mongolia's "Cav-Pure" and Napoleon's well organized combined-arms army with heavy reliance on the im ...

(5 pages) 151 4 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Book Report on THe Life of Chingis Khan written by Vladirmisv

on, 1930.2.Boris Vladimirtsov's point of view on writing this book is to acknowledged people of the Mongols origin, and how extraordinary they conquered many civilized nations by spreading over the gr ... how these accomplishments of nomads happened under the rule of their greatest leader, Chingis-Khan.Mongols themselves possessed a historical literature consisting of traditions and legends, this woul ...

(2 pages) 62 0 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

China/France DBQ Comparitive

h had ousted an enemy in the British in 1453, and the Ming had finally regained their country after Mongol reign during the Yuan dynasty.The way in which these states/countries ruled and appointed rul ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Chapter 18 outline (World Civilizations)--The rise of Russia. What the book misses and what's wrong in it.

is is correct, but the latter is gone for more than 450 years now, while Russia stands to this day."Mongol control never reshaped basic Russian values, for the rulers were interested in tribute, not f ... ment." Correct. In Chapter 9 outline, I said that it is important not to place too much emphasis on Mongol rule in Russia, and this quote proves my point of view.Ivan the Great liberated most of Russi ...

(5 pages) 43 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Untrodden Ways: The Story of Lucy Written by Hannah Mussett

Lucy in the mid-seventies. Lucy was born with Down Syndrome but in the book they refer to her as a Mongol. A Mongol was a common word to describe people with Down Syndrome a few decades ago. Down Syn ... of the book was definitely outdated. Throughout the book Down Syndrome children are referred to as Mongols even by doctors. Mussett also describes her sister as "deaf and dumb" another terminology th ...

(6 pages) 23 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Comparing and Contrasting the Role of Women in China, Japan, and the Mongol Empire During the Postclassical Period

roles they played in society began to change. The three major civilizations of China, Japan and the Mongol Empire were no exceptions. The everyday rights of women varied among these societies. The rel ... tions unique to their own cultures. During the postclassical period, women in China, Japan, and the Mongol Empire played different roles in their respective societies, with the main subjects of compar ...

(2 pages) 50 0 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Chingis Khan, The Great Mongolian Leader.

Chingis Khan had done. It is almost impossible to underestimate the impact that he had not only on Mongolia, where he is a symbol of Mongolian nation, but also on countries such as China and Russia, ... the negative events that took place at that time. Some of his achievements are: the uniting of all Mongolian tribes, the foundation of the Mongolian Empire, the development of the Mongolian written l ...

(10 pages) 82 0 4.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Tibetan religious practics before Chinese political manipulations.

e of Tubo (the ancient Tibet) as they were always in a state of foreign rule such as the conquer of Mongol in Yuan empire, the absorption of the Qing Dynasty and the invasion of the British troops.Pro ... Dalai Lama also played an important role in unifying Tibetan Buddhism's Sects with the help from a Mongol Khan. This is very significant as he became the very first Dalai Lama who possessed both the ...

(4 pages) 49 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Ivan III

rod and other cities remained beyond his control. Therefore, after major wars, he freed Russia from Mongol Yoke and proclaimed himself as a "Tsar of all Russia." Second, Ivan imposed conditions in ord ...

(2 pages) 16 0 4.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

High Middle Ages

e year 1000, greater stability came to the lands of Western Europe. With the brief exception of the Mongol incursions, major barbarian invasions had ceased. The advance of Christian kingdoms and milit ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Man of Importance: Marco Polo

t in missions to the Yunnan and Indonchina, and he was also assigned the task of going along with a Mongol princess to Persia where she was to marry Arghun Khan, the ruler of the country. From there, ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Discuss the changes and continuities of Russia from the 9th to the 18th century.

ation of Kievan Rus' developed, encompassing a small portion of modern day Russia. Around 1220, the Mongols arrived in Russia where they significantly influenced the Russian culture. In 1762, Catherin ... erritorial boundaries had significantly changed.Contact with the with the west was cut off with the Mongol arrival, yet by the rule of Catherine the Great, contacts with the west had been reestablishe ...

(4 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Imperial Marriage in the Native Chinese & Non-Han State, Han to Ming

the conquest dynasties illustrated by T’o-pa state of Wei, the Chi’-tan Liao Dynasty and Mongol Yuan.Women played important roles in the Han regime. For empress dowager, when her husband di ... into those of the consort clan. But later, the Liao system intimated the custom of Chinese.For the Mongol Yuan, they stressed on polygamy and full integration of wives into husband’s family. The ...

(4 pages) 12 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Down Syndrome

arities of people in his group of mentally retarded patients. He published and essay used the word "Mongol"� to describe them because of their supposed likeness to the people from Mongolia. Dur ... hance many with Down's can acquire the skills they need to become independent. They in fact are not mongols but are people who just happen to have and extra chromosome.Works Cited Brill, Marlene. Barr ...

(5 pages) 38 0 4.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Great Muslim Empires

nd also had many differences. For instance, they were all founded by the descendents of Turkish and Mongol horsemen. Also, all of their political and economic systems had common qualities, but also co ...

(2 pages) 514 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Chinese History: Foundations Era-Early Modern Era

g the 1200s, China, like the rest of Eurasia, was rocked by the explosive military expansion of the Mongols. After the Mongols conquered China, Mongol rule played a significant part in the country's r ... due to a steady population growth and busy trading, especially in the Port of Canton. Later on, the Mongols took control of China and established once again the Silk Road. Despite this China abruptly ...

(6 pages) 50 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Chinese Dynastic Cycle

nobility was not allowed to enter the governmental positions. Their decision had two downfalls: the Mongols treated foreigners better than the Chinese leading to many public uprisings. Also, by not al ... e leading to many public uprisings. Also, by not allowing them into the governmental system and the Mongols had no knowledge of traditional Chinese rule. Losing their interest in controlling China, th ...

(2 pages) 2488 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Criticism of the Chinese Intellectuals

s.The pastoralist perspective of the environment is shown through their practices on the pasture of Mongolia. Each species of animal is herded separately, and herders must balance, therefore, the expe ... ve to the precise environment to which each animal is best suited. Outsiders, who tended to observe Mongolian herders only in the summer, mistakenly assumed that they wandered randomly across an undif ...

(7 pages) 24 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology