Global Imperialism. China. Qing Dynasty 1644-1912. The Dynasty was based on Confucian ideas of social order, harmony, and good government. Family, respect for elders and tradition are all to be guiding principles of Chinese society. (less focus on the individual than western thought.)
-The rebellion would be crushed by 1864 leaving millions dead however this event would motivate and influence later rebellion and revolution that was successful.
-The Taiping philosophy was based in communal ownership and social equality
similar to the communist
ideas that would take hold nearly
a century later.
executed in mass.