Late Ming and Early Qing Belle Mc Laurin

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Late Ming and Early Qing Belle Mc. Laurin

Late Ming and Early Qing Belle Mc. Laurin

Empire over Time Ming Dynasty Qing Dynasty

Empire over Time Ming Dynasty Qing Dynasty

The Ming Dynasty’s Achievements � Technological � Great Wall � Grand Canal � Military

The Ming Dynasty’s Achievements � Technological � Great Wall � Grand Canal � Military � Huochong Gun � � Wan Hu Bamboo -> Bronze � Centralized Planning � Artistic � Forbidden City � Porcelain � Yongle Encyclopedia

Fall of the Ming �Natural Disasters �Plague �Climate Change � Little Ice Age �Rebellions

Fall of the Ming �Natural Disasters �Plague �Climate Change � Little Ice Age �Rebellions �Mandate of Heaven �Monetary Crisis �Eunuchs

Major Facts about the Qing �Last Great Dynastic power �Lived like most other dynasties

Major Facts about the Qing �Last Great Dynastic power �Lived like most other dynasties �Long lived ruler �Period of prosperity �Mandate of Heaven lost �Fall �Manchu �Jurchen �NE China

Rise of the Qing �Jin, Yuan, and Qing �Overtaken by Mongols �Manchus divided into

Rise of the Qing �Jin, Yuan, and Qing �Overtaken by Mongols �Manchus divided into Tribes �Nurhaci �Combined tribes �Genghis Khan �Shenyang �Incorporated Ming officials in government

Rise of the Qing (cont) �Nurhaci died �Hung Taiji �Supported Ming more �European weaponry

Rise of the Qing (cont) �Nurhaci died �Hung Taiji �Supported Ming more �European weaponry advancements �Employed Ming technicians �Led to conquering of regions �Mongols recognized Nurhaci as leader �“Later Jin”

Qing Empire �Manchu in Beijing �Great Wall �General sided with Manchu �Qing Dynasty officially

Qing Empire �Manchu in Beijing �Great Wall �General sided with Manchu �Qing Dynasty officially began �Emperor Shunzi �Son of Taiji �Goal of rule: Conquer the rest of the Empire

Qing (cont) � 20 years to defeat Ming forces �Southwest Ming �Locals took Ming

Qing (cont) � 20 years to defeat Ming forces �Southwest Ming �Locals took Ming side �Still eventually conquered. �Dorgon �Regent �Appointed Ming officials �Exams �Enforced specific hairstyle

Qing (cont) �Shunzi began to rule � 13 � 1650 -1661 �Emperor Kangxi �Stabilized

Qing (cont) �Shunzi began to rule � 13 � 1650 -1661 �Emperor Kangxi �Stabilized empire �Set direction for rule �“Kublai Khan”

Overview of the Qing �Conquered more of Asia than Ming � 400 Million population

Overview of the Qing �Conquered more of Asia than Ming � 400 Million population (peak) �Ruled with ‘tributes’ � 1908

Works Cited �theqingdynasty. com �chinahighlights. com �richard-hooker. com �newworldencyclopedia. org

Works Cited �theqingdynasty. com �chinahighlights. com �richard-hooker. com �newworldencyclopedia. org