Where can I learn Chinese history?

Where can I learn Chinese history?

Free Chinese History courses and tutorials

  • China’s Political and Intellectual Foundations: From Sage Kings to Confucius[www.edx.org]
  • China and Communism[www.edx.org]
  • Cosmopolitan Tang: Aristocratic Culture in China[www.edx.org]
  • Contemporary China: The People’s Republic, Taiwan, and Hong Kong[www.edx.org]

How is Chinese history studied?

Sinology or Chinese studies, is an academic discipline that focuses on the study of China primarily through Chinese philosophy, language, literature, culture and history and often refers to Western scholarship. Its origin “may be traced to the examination which Chinese scholars made of their own civilization.”

How do you write history in Chinese?

“history” in Chinese

  1. volume_up. 历史
  2. 历史(学)
  3. 历史学
  4. 历史记录
  5. 史册
  6. 履历
  7. 来历
  8. 经历

Who is the father of Chinese history?

Sima Qian
Sima Qian (l. 145/135-86 BCE) was a court scribe, astrologer, and historian of the Han Dynasty (202 BCE – 220 CE) of ancient China, famous for his historical work Records of the Grand Historian for which he is remembered as the Father of Chinese History.

Who is the father of China?

Sun Yat-sen

Father of the Republic of China Eternal Premier of the Kuomintang Sun Yat-sen
Military service
Allegiance China
Branch/service Republic of China Army
Years of service 1917–1925

What are Chinese symbols called?

Chinese characters, also known as Hanzi (漢字) are one of the earliest forms of written language in the world, dating back approximately five thousand years. Nearly one-fourth of the world’s population still use Chinese characters today.

What is the meaning of Chinese literature?

Chinese literature, the body of works written in Chinese, including lyric poetry, historical and didactic writing, drama, and various forms of fiction.

Is Classical Chinese still used?

Today, pure Classical Chinese is occasionally used in formal or ceremonial occasions. The National Anthem of the Republic of China (中華民國國歌), for example, is in Classical Chinese. Buddhist texts, or sutras, are still preserved in Classical Chinese from the time they were composed or translated from Sanskrit sources.

Who wrote Chinese history?