Chapter 13: The Resurgence of Empire in East Asia

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  • Key Concepts in this Chapter

    • KC-3.1.III.D.i
      • Chinese cultural traditions continued Confucianism
      • Buddhism & its core beliefs continued to shape societies in Asia & included a variety of branches, schools, & practices
      • The link to the long standing Confucian cultural traditions & will intensify with the changing Neo Confucian thought
      • Chinese influence on Vietnam & Japan
    • KC-3.2.I.A
      • The Song Dynasty utilized traditional methods of Confucianism & an imperial bureaucracy to maintain & justify rule.
    • KC-3.3.III.A.i
      • The Economy became increasingly commercialized while continuing to depend on free peasant & artisan labor
    • KC-3.1.I.D
      • The economy flourished as a result of increased productive capacity, expanding networks, & innovations in agriculture & manufacturing
      • Developed Vietnamese fast-ripening rice, two crops per years.
      • Technology: iron plows, use of draft animals, porcelain, iron production, gunpowder, Naval technology
      • Soil fertilization, improved irrigation, terrace farming

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