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Feng Guifen vs Yan Fu

Towards the end of class today, we read two documents expressing the two different perspectives of implementing technology into the Chinese culture. The first author we read was Feng Guifen, who made an argument that the Chinese should adopt Western … Continue reading

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What Causes A Revolution?

After discussing this topic in class for a while, and not coming up with a definitive answer, I thought that maybe I could get some more ideas/opinions on the matter. We debated what it took to start a revolution. Was … Continue reading

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History Repeats Itself

Over break I watched a movie named Argo. It is a movie based on the Iranian Hostage Crisis. Just to briefly explain the Iranian Hostage Crisis, the Iranians were not happy with their monarch named Shah Mohammad, due to his … Continue reading

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