Year 2018, Volume 18 , Issue 3, Pages 291 - 304 2018-10-16

ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE

Müge KALIPCI [1]


Imperial China had not adopted the policy of open economy for centuries and its economy was almost as deep as a well to the West up until 1978 – the year which marked the beginning of a series of radical economic reforms China has undergone. It is not surprising that imperial Chinese economy did not interact much with the economy of any other nation of the time considering the fact that it could meet its own needs relatively easily thanks to its wide lands, rich underground resources and intense human power. In fact, China had been able to protect its closed economy for some time with a few occasional exceptions until recently. It has lately happened that the economy has been fully opened to the outside world. However, the incident that initiated such open economy policy dates back as far as to the Opium Wars fought between China and Western powers in the 19th century. The period that started with these wars, which provided the basis for China's economic transformation, is called "Century of Humiliation" in Chinese history.

Chinese Economy, Opium Wars, Century of Humiliation, Foreign Trade
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Primary Language en
Subjects Social
Journal Section Reasearch Articles
Authors

Author: Müge KALIPCI (Primary Author)
Institution: ERCİYES ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Application Date : January 11, 2018
Acceptance Date : September 14, 2018
Publication Date : October 16, 2018

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APA Kalıpcı, M . (2018). ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE . Bolu Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi , 18 (3) , 291-304 . DOI: 10.11616/asbed.vi.470806
MLA Kalıpcı, M . "ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE" . Bolu Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi 18 (2018 ): 291-304 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/basbed/issue/39758/470806>
Chicago Kalıpcı, M . "ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE". Bolu Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi 18 (2018 ): 291-304
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ISNAD Kalıpcı, Müge . "ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE". Bolu Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi 18 / 3 (October 2018): 291-304 . https://doi.org/10.11616/asbed.vi.470806
AMA Kalıpcı M . ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE. Bolu Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi. 2018; 18(3): 291-304.
Vancouver Kalıpcı M . ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE. Bolu Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi. 2018; 18(3): 291-304.
IEEE M. Kalıpcı , "ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE OPIUM WARS FOR IMPERIAL CHINA: THE DOWNFALL OF AN EMPIRE", Bolu Abant İzzet Baysal Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergisi, vol. 18, no. 3, pp. 291-304, Oct. 2018, doi:10.11616/asbed.vi.470806