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provincial

local

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commodity

marketable product

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(a) transition

"When European traders began to move into China in greater numbers in the mid-1800s, Chinese society was already in a state of TRANSITION."

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(a) integrate

"Westerners introduced modern means of transportation and communications; they created an export market; and they INTEGRATED the Chinese market into the nineteenth-century world economy."

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(p) Sun Yat-Sen

young radical. formed Revive China Society. believe Qing Dynasty not capable of ruling. develop three-stage reform process: 1. military takeover 2. transitional phase in which Sun's party would prepare people for democracy 3. constitutional democracy. 1905: formed Revolutionary Alliance-->Nationalist Party. promote nationalism, democracy, right for people to pursue own wills.

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(p) Henry Pu Yi

last emperor of China. infant.

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(p) General Yuan Shigai

control army. abandoned gov't and cooperate with Sun Yat-sen's party. serve as president of new Chinese republic+allow election of legislature.

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(pl) Shanghai

major industrial and commercial centers with growing middle and industrial working classes

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(pl) Wuhan

major industrial and commercial centers with growing middle and industrial working classes