Abby Alescio

Geography Of Japan

China is filled with mountains and deserts. China is surrounded by the ocean on one said. China also has jungles. Because of some of the geography of china there is a lot of cultural diffusion. A lot of people in china live on the coast because it is he easiest place to trade. A lot of trade is there because it is near the ocean and boats with port there.


China is very ethnocentric. Ethnocentrism is when you believe that you are the center of the world. China believes they are the center because they are isolated. If you are isolated, you don't have much contact with anyone else maybe even none. That is why china believes that they are the center of the world.


In china people believe in Confucianism. In Confucianism there is an order in society. They believe in filial piety. The also believe in the 5 relationships.

The Boxer Rebellion

The Boxer Rebellion was when china wanted all the foreigners out. They wanted them out because they were ethnocentric. The boxers had a lot of crazy ideas. For example they believed they could do things like fly and they also believed they were "bullet proof". The boxers were unsuccessful.