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Questions tagged [qing]

Questions relating to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912), the last ruling dynasty of China. It was founded by the Manchu people and is also sometimes referred to as the Manchu Dynasty.

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How did Qing China keep in contact with other places?

Imperial China received diplomatic missions from other places whenever those places decide to send a mission (for example: Japanese missions to Imperial China). These missions were irregular, and were ...
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Do Manchurian Nationalists Want Independence?

Manchuria existed from the Middle Ages to Present-day China. The Qing dynasty was founded by the Jurchen Aisin Gioro clan in Manchuria. In the late 16th Century. Source The Qing dynasty ruled ...
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Why is the Qing Dynasty in China considered Feudalistic?

From my understanding of the Qing Dynasty (and a few more dyansties before it as well), the Empire (under the Emperor) owned all land. Power and responsibilities were delegated to state elected ...
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Why did Mongolia split in two when they declared independence?

When Mongolia declared independence from the Qing Empire in 1911, part of it stayed under Qing control. This is the part known today as Inner Mongolia. But even before their independence, there were "...
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Are the Xibe people the same as the Manchu?

Xibe people living in Xinjiang are Qing dynasty colonists in the region. They clearly speak the same language as the Manchu did, which bears a question: Are the Xibe and Manchu people the same ethnic ...