Economic history of China
The economic history of China is covered in the following articles:
Economic history of China - Wikipedia
History of rail transport in China
The history of rail transport in China began in the late nineteenth century during the Qing Dynasty. Since then, it has become one of the largest rail networks in the world.
The first railways in ...
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Legal history of China
The origin of the current law of the People's Republic of China can be traced back to the period of the early 1930s, during the establishment of the Chinese Soviet Republic. In 1931 the first supreme ...
LGBT history in China
The history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in China spans thousands of years. Unlike the histories of European and European-ruled polities in which Christianity formed the core of he...
LGBT history in China - Wikipedia
Military history of China
The recorded military history of China extends from about 2200 BC to the present day. This history can be divided into the military history of China before 1911, when a revolution overthrew the imperi...
History of science and technology in China
Ancient Han Chinese scientists, engineers, astronomers, philosophers, mathematicians and medical doctors made significant innovations, scientific discoveries and technological advances in science, tec...
History of science and technology in China - Wikipedia
History of transport in China
Transport has been a major factor in China's national economy. For most of the period since 1949, however, transport occupied a relatively low priority in China's national development. In the twenty-f...
History of transport in China - Wikipedia
Globalization and women in China
The study of the impact of globalization on women in China examines the role and status of Chinese women relative to the political and cultural changes that have taken place in the 20th century as a c...
Globalization and women in China - Wikipedia
Taxation in premodern China
In the premodern era of Chinese history, taxation by the various dynasties that ruled China varied greatly. Overall, the most important source of state revenue was the tax on agriculture, or land tax....
Taxation in premodern China - Wikipedia
Women in ancient China
Traditional Chinese society has been male-centered. Sons were preferred to daughters, and women were expected to be subordinate to fathers, husbands, and sons. Far fewer women were educated than men,...
Chao Chow and Swatow Railway
The ChaoChow–Swatow Railway or "Chao-Shan" railway was a privately financed and constructed standard gauge railway which ran between Chaochow (pinyin: Cháozhōu, 潮州) and Swatow (pinyin: Shàntóu, tradit...
Chao Chow and Swatow Railway - Wikipedia
List of Chinese discoveries
Aside from many original inventions, the Chinese were also early original pioneers in the discovery of natural phenomena which can be found in the human body, the environment of the world, and the imm...
List of Chinese discoveries - Wikipedia
Wuwei Troop
The Wuwei Troop (simplified Chinese: 武卫军; traditional Chinese: 武衛軍; pinyin: Wǔwèijūn; Wade–Giles: Wu-wei chün) or Guards Army was the first modern army of the Qing Dynasty. Made up of ...
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Li (unit)
The li (Chinese: 里, lǐ, or 市里, shìlǐ), also known as the Chinese mile, is a traditional Chinese unit of distance. The li has varied considerably over time but was usually about a third as long as ...
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Hou (title)
Hou (Chinese: 后; pinyin: Hòu) is a tile for ancient Chinese ruler, which may equivalent to King/Queen or Emperor/Empress. The Chinese character Hou(后) is an ideogrammic compounds, in oracle bo...
Tuntian
The tuntian system was a state-promoted system of agriculture which originated in the Western Han dynasty. It was practised by the warlord Cao Cao in the late Eastern Han dynasty.
While the tuntia...
Early Chinese cartography
Cartography or mapmaking (in Greek chartis = map and graphein = write) is the study and practice of making representations of the Earth on a flat surface. Cartography combines science, aesthetics, and...
Early Chinese cartography - Wikipedia
Dongjing Meng Hua Lu
Dongjing meng Hua lu (Chinese: 東京夢華錄; pinyin: Dongjing Meng Huà lù) or The Eastern Capital: A Dream of Splendor, is a memoir written by Meng Yuanlao (孟 元老) (ca. 1090 - 1150). In 1126, Meng was...
Dongjing Meng Hua Lu - Wikipedia
Social structure of China
The social structure of China has an extensive history which stems from the feudal society of Imperial China to the contemporary era.
The teaching of Confucius (551 BCE – 479 BCE) taught of five ...
Chinese law
Chinese law is one of the oldest legal traditions in the world. In the 20th and 21st century, law in China has been a complex mix of traditional Chinese approaches and Western influences.For most of ...
Culture of the Song Dynasty
The Song dynasty (960–1279 AD) was a culturally rich and sophisticated age for China. There was blossoming of and advancements in the visual arts, music, literature, and philosophy. Officials of the r...
Culture of the Song Dynasty - Wikipedia
Asia Express
The Asia Express (Japanese: あじあ号 Ajia-gō) was an express train built and operated by the South Manchuria Railway (Mantetsu) from 1934 until 1943.The locomotives used to haul the trains were known as t...
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Mandate of Heaven
The Mandate of Heaven (Chinese: 天命; pinyin: tiānmìng) is an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that Heaven granted emperors the right to rule based on their ability to govern well a...
Law of the People's Republic of China
Law of the People's Republic of China, officially referred to as the Socialist legal system with Chinese characteristics, is the legal regime of China, with the separate legal traditions and systems o...
Law of the People's Republic of China - Wikipedia