China

China is the most populous nation and geographically the second largest nation on earth. It can be divided into seven regions: North Central China, South Central China, South Coastal China, Southern Interior China, Northern China, Mongolian China, and Western China.

   

North Central China

This includes Shandong, Henan, Hebei, Shaanxi, Shanxi, and Gansu provinces, and the cities of Beijing (Peking), Tianjin (Tientsen), and Xian.

South Central China

This includes Jiangsu, Hunan, Hubei, Jiagsu, Anhui, and Qinghai provinces, and the cities of Shanghai, Wuhan, and Nanjing (Nanking)

South Coastal China

This includes Guangdong, Zhejiang, Fujian, and Hainan provinces. It also includes Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Cities include Guangzhou (Canton), Shenzhen, and Dongguan

Southern Interior China

This includes Sichuan, Yunnan, and Guizhou provinces, and the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous region. It also includes the cities of Chungking and Chengdu.

Northern China

This includes Liaoning, Jilin, and Heilongjiang provinces, and the cities of Shenyang and Harbin

Mongolian China

This includes the Inner Mongolia and Ningxia Autonomous regions.

Western China

This includes the Tibet and Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous regions.

History

History including prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, modern history including the 20th century, and the future can be used to examine China.

Other Sociology

Other sociology including communities and social mechanics can be used to examine China. Other peoples of the world including other nations, other Asiatic peoples, Western Civilization, African peoples, and American indian peoples can be connected.

Institutions

Institutions including religion, government, economics, education, and family studies can be used to examine China.

Culture

Culture including behavioral culture, conceptual culture, and material culture can be connected.

Behavioral culture

Behavioral culture including cultural events, recreation and entertainment, occupations, and customs can be connected.

Cultural events

Cultural events including holidays, disasters, expeditions, awards, and gatherings can be connected.

Holidays can be connected. Disasters can be connected. Expeditions can be connected. Awards can be connected. Gatherings can be connected.

Recreation and entertainment

Recreation and entertainment including sports, games, theatre, dance, and music can be connected.

Sports can be connected. Games can be connected. Theatre can be connected. Dance can be connected. Music can be connected.

Occupations

Occupations including service occupations, industrial occupations, communications occipations, transportation occupations, building occupations, and food-related occupations can be connected.

Service occupations can be connected. Industrial occupations can be connected. Communications occupations can be connected. Transportation occupations can be connected. Building occupations can be connected. Food-related occupations can be connected.

Customs

Customs including institutional customs, social interaction customs, clothing and dress customs, living and dwelling customs, and vital customs can be connected.

Institutional customs can be connected. Social interaction customs can be connected. Clothing and dress customs can be connected. Living and dwelling customs can be connected. Vital customs can be connected.

Conceptual culture

Philosophy

Philosophy including philosophical schools and doctrines, special topics, metaphysics, aesthetic, ethics, epistemology, and logic can be connected.

Philosophical schools and doctrines can be connected. Special topics can be connected. Metaphysics can be connected. Aesthetics can be connected. Ethics can be connected. Epistemology can be connected. Logic can be connected.

Applied science

Applied science such as applied social science, medical science, information science, accounring, navigation, engineering science, and measurement can be connected.

Applied social science can be connected. Medical science can be connected. Information science can be connected. Accounting can be connected. Navigation can be connected. Engineering science can be connected. Measurement can be connected.

Mathematics

Mathematics including mathematical rigorization, statistics, analysis, geometry, algebra, and arithmetic can be connected.

Mathematical rigorization can be connected. Statistics can be connected. Analysis can be connected. Geometry can be connected. Algebra can be connected. Arithmetic can be connected.

Literature including oral tradition can be connected. Particular works can be connected. Literary types and genres can be connected. Literary forms can be connected.

Graphic arts including photography, printmaking, painting, and drawing can be connected. Animation can be connected.

Language including languages of the world, writing, and linguistics can be connected.

Material culture

Miscellaneous artifacts such as sculpture, musical instruments, toys, and medicines can be connected. Communications technology including electronic communication, graphic communication, and written communication can be connected. Transportation technology including space technology, air transportation, water transportation, land transportation, and packaging can be connected. Clothing and dress including garments, adornment, and fabrics can be connected. Foodstuffs including prepared foods, preserved and processed foods, and raw foodstuffs can be connected. Building technology including outdoor structures, complete buildings, building components, furnishings, and materials can be connected. Industrial technology including advanced technology, utilities, weaponry, machinery, chemical technology, fuels, and tools can be connected.

Anthropology

Particular groups

Particular groups can be connected.

Human geography

Asian geography including Southwest Asian geography, South Asian geography, Central Asian geography, North Asian geography, East Asian geography, and Southeast Asian geography can be connected. Oceanic geography including Australian geography, Pacific Island geography, and Antarctic geography can be connected.European geography including Balkan geography, Eastern European geography, Central European geography, Italian geography, Northwest European geography, Iberian geography, Scandinavian geography, and Island European geography is weakly and distantly connected. African geography including North African geography, West African geography, North Central African geography, South Central African geography, East African geography, and South African geography is weakly and indirectly connected. North American geography including Northeastern American geography, Northwestern American geography, and Southwestern American geography is more distant. South American geography including Amazon geography, Andean geography, and Argentine geography can be connected.

Human ecology

Human effects on the environment can be connected. Relations with other life forms can be connected. Environmental effects on people can be connected.

Physical anthropology

Human origins can be connected. Racial variation can be connected. Human dispersion can be connected.

Demography

Population change can be connected. Population size and structure can be connected. China has a ppulation (2014) of about 1.35 Billion Migration can be connected. Mortality and morbidity can be connected. Birth and fertility can be connected.

Social foundations

Social group behavior can be connected. Social group types can be connected. Social control can be connected. Social interaction can be connected. Social presentation can be connected.

Personal studies

Biography

  • Buddha (c 563 BC - c 483 BC)
  • Confucius (c 551 BC - c 479 BC)
  • Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)
  • Jesus (c 1 BC - c 33 CE)
  • Paul (c 5 EC - c 67 CE)
  • Ts'ai Lun (c 50 CE - c 121 CE)
  • Columbus (1451 CE - 1506 CE)
  • Gutenberg (1398 CE - c. 1468 CE)
  • Darwin, Charles (1809-1882 CE)
  • Euclid (lived c. 300 BC)
  • Galileo (1564 CE - 1642 CE)
  • Moses (lived c. 17th-14th century BC)
  • Shih Huang Ti (259 BC- 210 BC)

Psychology

Social psychology can be connected. Personality can be connected. Mental disorders can be connected. Developmental psychology can be connected. Behavior patterns can be connected. Mind can be connected. Behavioral elements can be connected.

Human body

Human form and appearance can be connected. Human disease can be connected. The human life cycle can be connected. Body functions can be connected. Body systems can be connected.

Science

Biology

Biohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic life can be connected. Ecology including biogeography, ecosystems, evolution, system ecology, community ecology, population ecology, and behavioral ecology can be connected. Systematics including animals, fungi, plants, protists, and microbes can be connected. Organism biology including behavior, life cycle, morphology and form, organ systems, tissues, and habitat can be connected. Cell biology including types, behavior, and structure can be connected. Molecular biology including nucleic acids, proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, other organics, and inorganics can be connected.

Earth science

Geohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic can be connected. Physical geography including mapping, Oceanic geography, and Terrestrial geography can be connected. Atmospheric science including climatology, meteorology, and atmospheric structure can be connected. Hydrospheric science including oceanography, glaciology, groundwater, and fresh water can be connected. Geology including interior geology, geologic processes, landforms, petrology, and mineralogy can be connected.

Astronomy

Galactic astronomy including cosmology, galactic types, and galactography can be connected. Stellar astronomy including astrocartography, star groupings, stars, exoplanets, and the interstellar medium can be connected. Local astronomy including the Sun, planetary systems, minor bodies, and the interplanetary medium can be connected.

Chemistry

Chemical systems including organic, inorganic, gas, liquid, and solid chemistry can be connected. Chemical change including nuclear reactions, chemical reactions, and physical changes can be connected. Chemical substances including mixtures, compounds, and elements can be connected.

Physics

Physics including the structure of matter, quantum physics, relativity, electromagnetism, thermodynamics, and mechanics can be connected.

The structure of matter including exotic matter, common bulk matter, molecular physics, atomic physics, and subatomic physics can be connected. Quantum physics can be connected. Relativity including general relativity and special relativity can be connected. Electromagnetism including optics, magnetism, electric current, and electrostatics can be connected. Thermodynamics including statistical mechanics, nonclassical thermodynamics, and classical thermodynamics can be connected.

Mechanics including gravitation and celestial mechanics, and general mechanics can be connected. Rigid body mechanics including dynamic systems, static systems, rotational dynamics, and rigid body description and motion can be connected. Particle mechanics including particle systems, energetics, kinetics, kinematics, and particle description can be connected.


Created 26 Feb 2013 Last updated 3 Oct 2017