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Tang & Song China. Golden Ages. Two Great Dynasties in China. During the Tang (618-907) and Song (960-1279) dynasties, China becomes the richest, powerful, and most advanced country in the world. Main Idea: Tang and Song China experienced an era of prosperity and technological innovation.

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two great dynasties in china
Two Great Dynasties in China
  • During the Tang (618-907) and Song (960-1279) dynasties, China becomes the richest, powerful, and most advanced country in the world.
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Main Idea:

Tang and Song China experienced an era of prosperity and technological innovation.

Why it Matters Now:

Chinese inventions from this period, such as printing, gunpowder, and the compass, changed history.

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The Tang Dynasty World View:
  • The Song Dynasty World View:
  • west along the Silk Road
  • looks east towards the sea
trade foreign contacts
Trade/Foreign Contacts
  • Silk Road
    • west; Tang Dynasty
trade foreign contacts8
Trade/Foreign Contacts
  • Silk Road
    • west; Tang Dynasty
  • ocean ships
    • east, Song Dynasty
      • Korea
      • Japan
      • India
      • Persian Gulf
      • east Africa
agriculture
Agriculture
  • imported fast-ripening rice from Vietnam
agriculture10
Agriculture
  • imported fast-ripening rice from Vietnam
  • allowed two crops each season instead of one
agriculture11
Agriculture
  • imported fast-ripening rice from Vietnam
  • allowed two crops each season instead of one
  • fueled population increase
science and technology
Science and Technology
  • mathematics flourished
science and technology13
Science and Technology
  • mathematics flourished
  • adopted the use of algebra and the concept of zero
science and technology14
Science and Technology
  • mathematics flourished
  • adopted the use of algebra and the concept of zero
  • invented movable type
science and technology15
Science and Technology
  • mathematics flourished
  • adopted the use of algebra and the concept of zero
  • invented movable type
  • developed gunpowder
golden age of art
Golden Age of Art
  • wealth, education, and urban culture = artistic achievement
golden age of art18
Golden Age of Art
  • wealth, education, and urban culture = artistic achievement
  • great poetry
    • Li Bo and Du Fu
golden age of art19
Golden Age of Art
  • wealth, education, and urban culture = artistic achievement
  • great poetry
    • Li Bo and Du Fu
  • Three-color ware was one of the greatest contributions of the Tang Dynasty
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Golden Age of Art
  • wealth, education, and urban culture = artistic achievement
  • great poetry
    • Li Bo and Du Fu
  • Three-color ware was one of the greatest contributions of the Tang Dynasty.
  • Many figurines, predominantly horses and camels, were produced.
the tang and song dynasties compared
The Tang and Song Dynasties Compared

Tang Only

Song Only

Both

Ruled smaller empire,

developed into great sea power, created paper money and movable type

Prospered through trade, improved agriculture, created great art and literature

Expanded the empire,

had a female ruler,

adopted Buddhism