6 Answered Questions for the topic China
A method to approach this question?
For school, I'm researching the uneasy balance between the ideal of academic freedom on the one hand and the existence of Confucius Institutes on many campuses.My research question will probably... more
What would be interesting to research about the Uyghurs in China?
What would be interesting to research (and what could be a good research question) about the Uyghurs in China?
Were Russians in the cold war era USA discriminated against for their ethnicity?
As a Chinese living in the western world, I am a little bit concerned about the next decades where there might be a war or a series of conflicts between the rising Chinese power and the current... more
Why did Sun Tzu believe you shouldn't wait beside a river when eager to fight?
In Sun Tzu's Art of War, Chapter 9 (The Army on the March), Verse 5, Tzu says > If you are anxious to fight, you should not go to meet the invader near a river which he has to cross. My... more
How did Europeans first acquire gunpowder?
I know that gunpowder was first invented in China around the 10th century, and it seems that gunpowder likely made its way to Europe via the "Silk Road." However, there doesn't seem to be a ton of... more
Tibetan society is based on the Buddhist religion
True or false? Tibetan society is based on the Buddhist religion