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Discuss The Analects of Confucius

March 16, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

There is often a parallel drawn between Confucianism and Confucius himself , however relations between them are very flimsy . Confucius was a famous sage and philosopher (551 BC – 479 BC ) of China . His teachings had very strong impact on East Asia . Nevertheless , Confucius ‘ ideas were not acknowledged during …

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Vietnam War

March 16, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

2 . How did the United States become involved in Vietnam and why did Vietnam represent a cornerstone of Free World in Southeast Asia After World War II , President Truman and other western allies viewed the Communism popularized by the Soviet Union and China would pose as the greatest postwar threat . A turning …

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History of China and Japan

March 16, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

The Chinese and Japanese civilization had been separated from the Western world , the national culture and mentality being strong . It was only in the 19th century when both nations had to face some important challenges , which ended differently for each of them . In this I intend to argue that Japan raised …

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“China Girl” and Butterfly: Stereotypes of Asian Women

March 16, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

Your Name Your Instructor ‘s Name Course April 2005 China Girl ‘ and Butterfly : Stereotypes of Asian Women As the author who wrote M . Butterfly , I think it ‘s fair to say that I believe our capacity for self-delusion to be fairly boundless (Hwang Worlds Apart ‘ 50 . only a man …

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WW2 in the Pacific

March 16, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

America`s First Front : World War II at the Pacific In his foreword to the American edition of the book Zero ‘ Martin Caidin observed , that the question is not why the Japanese managed to achieve everything in the Pacific , but more likely why we had to spend so much time to finish …

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China’s growing economic power and the U.S.

March 14, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

China ‘s growing economic power and the U .S Economic issues increasingly define the United States ‘ foreign policy toward China , one of America ‘s most important trading partners . While exerting diplomatic pressure to bring a resolution of China ‘s abusive policies on human rights and regional aggression , the Clinton administration has …

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History of Japan

March 14, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

Clash of Religions The phenomenon of exploration during the 15th through the 17th centuries enabled the western world to introduce new ideas of faith and religion to areas around the globe . With explorers reaching the east , namely India , China , Indonesia , and Japan , the introduction to Christianity was established through …

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History of Japan

March 14, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

Tokugawa Ieyasu 2004 The period of Tokugawa Ieyasu gave possibility to Samurai to understand that it is possible to govern with help of reasonable methods . He finished unification of country , started by Oda and Toetomi . Actually we can call this period the period of peace . Tokugawa Ieyasu was a good leader …

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Analyzing the author’s visions between the movies, Mishima and the last samurai

March 11, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

Everybody likes watching movies whether for entertainment self-education or self-enrichment . Among others Mishima ‘ and Last Samurai ‘ belong to the art of cinema which can satisfy the demands of those who expect a monumental sight as well as those who watch movies desparately starving to find something new either about history or remarkable …

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Discuss the main tenants of Confucianism

March 11, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

The Main Tenants of Confucianism Confucius is a well-known Chinese thinker who is usually considered to lay the foundations of Confucian school and thought . He devoted many works to analyzing the relationships of man and society , and searching for the structure of a perfect society . According to Confucius , every man is …

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