SSWH17 The student will be able to identify the major political and economic factors that shaped world societies from World War I and World War II.
d. Analyze the rise of nationalism as seen in the ideas of Sun Yat Sen.
60) JOURNAL ENTRY, “Imperial China collapses”
Essential Question #4 – What were the changes experienced by China following WWI?
Information on pages 882-886
· On the Right Side -
1)Complete the cause and effect graphic organizer “Imperial China Collapses” using this link.
2) Underneath this identify the following individuals:
· On the Left Side –
1)Complete the Timeline showing the major events that occurred after the fall of the Qing Dynasty. (You can get your information from the textbook link or other various Internet resources.)
2) Underneath this answer the following:
A. What caused the Communist revolutionary movement to gain strength?
B. Why was the civil war between the Nationalists and the Communists suspended?
Support you answer with details.
Sun Yat-sen was born in 1867 and died in 1925. Sun was a nationalist revolutionary who believed that the only way for China to move forward in the early 1900's was for the country to become a republic and adopt western ways in industry, agriculture etc. Unless China did this, Sun was convinced that she was doomed to remain backward by western standards.
Mao Tse Tung - Leader, Killer, Icon (tv-pg) Mao Tse Tung ruled a quarter of the world's population for twenty five years and made China one of the most powerful countries in the world. But behind the scenes he was responsible for the deaths of millions of Chinese people.