Welcome to the China Since 1644 Companion Website!
China Since 1644, the updated and retitled second edition of China in the World, explores China’s captivating history from the seventeenth century to the present through hundreds of compelling primary sources—imperial edicts, letters, short stories, essays, propaganda posters, maps, photographs, political cartoons, and more. Unit overviews, introductory essays, and timelines provide context, while a wealth of primary source-based classroom activities encourage thoughtful evaluation of source documents, critical thinking, and visual literacy. Aligned to the Common Core State Standards, China Since 1644 encourages students to view events from multiple perspectives and genres as it guides them towards global citizenry.
Edited by the curriculum specialists at Primary Source.