Mar 282011
  • Presented by Ms. Lily Zhang from the Confucius Institute of UW-Platteville
  • Tuesday, April 12, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Library meeting room (downstairs)

Some important themes which characterize Chinese history are the pattern of dynastic rise and fall, intermittent aggression from northern aliens, varying degrees of openness to outside cultural influences, and the dynamics of stability and social harmony.

These themes still affect China’s political stances and position in the world today.