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Slides for Class

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Prep for Class

Read Excerpts from the Daodejing

Tweet your comments/questions/quotes. Include the tags #hwc111 and #c13. Remember to retweet and quote tweets from each other.

Due: Tweets are expected from Group B this time around.

Grading: Tweets graded for completion, with the expectation that you will do your own quality control. 

Optional Reading

  • Chapter 5, "The Origins of Imperial China," 121-131

Watch for Class

A repeat, I'm afraid, since Green crams 2000 years of Chinese history into a single video.

Materials for Class

Entry Tweet (to be completed on arrival in class)

  • On Twitter or via Tweetdeck (#hwc111 #c13):
    • Describe a favorite or profound or enjoyable experience in nature. Please include #hwc111 in your tweet.

Exit Tweet (to be completed at the end of class)

  • On Twitter or via Tweetdeck, using #hwc111 #c13, tell me who or what you thought was significant in today's class AND why you thought the person, thing, or idea was significant.