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 People's Republic of China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The People's Republic of China has administrative over 22 provinces (省); the government of People's Republic of China considers Taiwan (台湾) to be its 23rd province.
The People's Republic of China in an to limit its population growth has adopted a policy which limits families (ethnic minorities such as Tibetans are an exception) to one child and rural families to two children the first is female.
The official language of the PRC is Mandarin Chinese which is taught in schools thereby it the native language of more people than any other language on Earth.
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 chinese-culture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Moreover, the Chinese people have been unified for over two millenia by the commonalities of their languages which, although generally mutually unintelligible in their spoken forms.
Chinese art has varied throughout its ancient history, marked by periods by the ruling dynasties of China and changing technology, as well influnced by great philosophers, teachers and religion.
Chinese architecture, examples of which can be found over 2,000 years ago, has long been a landmark of Chinese culture.
www.china-101.net /directory/chineseculture.html   (2104 words)

  
 Chinese Inventions and Remedies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Chinese believed that this liquid potion was made from the gods, and whoever drank it would be rewarded with eternity, which means you would live forever.
The people thought this because a famous doctor named Bian Que had brought a prince "back to life" in the year 201 B.C. This happened when he went to the state called Guo, and he saw a funeral of a prince going on in the state.
The Chinese grew their herbs in mountainous terrains and narrow terraces, which are grassy fields that have a series of banks.
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 List of Chinese people - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following is a list of famous Chinese or Chinese-speaking/writing people.
Note in Chinese names, the family name is typically placed first (for example, the family name of "Mao Zedong" is "Mao").
List of leaders of the Republic of China
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_famous_Chinese_people   (575 words)

  
 Wikinfo | Chinese sovereign
The king or wang (王 wang2) was the Chinese head of state from the Zhou to Qin dynasties.
Unlike the Emperor of Japan, Chinese political theory allowed for a change in dynasty and an emperor could be replaced by a rebel leader.
Chinese History -- Chinese Historiography -- Lists of incumbents-- List of famous Chinese people, Timeline of Chinese history
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Chinese_sovereign   (1058 words)

  
 Major Religions Ranked by Size
This list is based primarily on the degree of doctrinal/theological similarity among all the various sub-groups which belong to these classifications, and to a lesser extent based on diversity in practice, ritual and organization.
People who specify atheism as their religious preference actually make up less than one-half of one percent of the population in many countries where much large numbers claim no religious preference, such as the United States (13.2% nonreligious according to ARIS study of 2001) and Australia (15% nonreligious).
Finally, a larger number of people answer "none" or "non-religious" when asked asked an open-ended queston about what their religious preference is. Although figures vary for each country, average numbers indicate that roughly half of the people who self-identify as "nonreligious" also answer "yes" when asked if they believe in God or a Higher Power.
www.adherents.com /Religions_By_Adherents.html   (11821 words)

  
 ipedia.com: People's Republic of China Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The People's Republic of China has administrative control over 22 provinces (省); the government of the People's Republic of China considers Taiwan (台湾) to be its 23rd province.
Chinese economic development is believed to be among the fastest in the world, about 7-8% per year according to Chinese government statistics.
The majority Han Chinese ethnicity makes up about 93% of the population; however it is the majority in only about half of the area of the PRC.
www.ipedia.com /people_s_republic_of_china.html   (2491 words)

  
 Chinese sovereign
All sovereigns are denoted by a string of Chinese characters.
All sovereigns starting from the Tang Dynasty are contemporarily referred to using the temple names.
Chinese History -- Chinese Historiography -- Lists of incumbents -- List of famous Chinese people, Timeline of Chinese history
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 famous chinese people directory - China-Lifestyles.com
the method we've chosen, as is used on this famous chinese people topic area, is to present lists of links at the top of the page in handy "title only" form, while providing additional commentary for those who desire it, as footnotes.
Kuan is listed as the 59th of the 100...
Although the People's Republic of China uses the Gregorian calendar for civil purposes a special Chinese calendar is used for determining...
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 Chinese People, Famous Chinese People, Pictures Of Chinese People, Old Chinese People, Chinese People Talking, Do ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
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 Culture of China
This list is extracted from List of China-related topics, and it is tentatively organized by topics.
The initial list of topics was taken from the "Culture" section of the Main Page - please feel free to change the topics too.
Chinese family name - Chinese name - Liu - Miao Hao - Nian Hao - Posthumous name - Shi Hao - Zi
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 People's Republic of China - Gurupedia
The PRC, despite possession of advanced nuclear weapons and delivery systems, is widely seen both inside of China and on the outside as have only limited ability to project military power beyond its borders and is not generally considered to be superpower although it is widely seen as a major regional power.
The People's Republic of China has adminstrative control over 22 provinces (省); the government of the People's Republic of China considers Taiwan (台湾) to be its 23rd province.
The official language of the PRC is Mandarin Chinese which is taught in schools, thereby making it the native language of more people than any other language on
www.gurupedia.com /p/pe/peoples_republic_of_china.htm   (2330 words)

  
 Regents Prep Global History & Geography: Famous People Vocabulary List
He is considered by Jewish people as the father of the Israelites through his son Isaac, and by Muslims as the father of Arab peoples through his son Ishmael.
Famous works include the mural on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, and the sculpture of the biblical character David.
Pol Pot is responsible for the deaths of almost 2 million of his own people due to starvation, execution, and beatings.
regentsprep.org /Regents/global/vocab/topic.cfm?topic=q   (4692 words)

  
 Famous People...
Only the people who write about him who themselves are collapsed on their first and second dynamic could ignore these things.
And the people that wrote those words blamed it, blamed their own health on LRH, because they didn't seem to remember that it was for everybody on the ship to protect their health so that they could continue up the Bridge, and continue to do their Fourth and Third Dynamic missions.
Those same people, that in their missed-withhold state contributed to those books, would probably have been dead by now if Ron hadn't taken care of them all the time they were in the Sea Org.
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 China List : Chinese People
EMBASSY OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA IN THE UNITED KINGDOM OF...
FIFA has apologised to China for listing Tibet as a 'neighbouring country' ofChina rather than part of the People’s Republic of China on an official website of...
China List excludes all liability of any kind (including negligence) in respect of any third party information or other material made available on, or which can be accessed using, this Website.
china-list.com /chinesepeople/index.php   (757 words)

  
 famous buddhist people directory - China-Lifestyles.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
ABOUT THESE FOOTNOTES for famous buddhist people - for over a year, we researched the best ways to present information on these content pages, attempting to strike a balance between publishing volumes of information while limiting the need to scroll down through lengthy lists of items..
the method we've chosen, as is used on this famous buddhist people topic area, is to present lists of links at the top of the page in handy "title only" form, while providing additional commentary for those who desire it, as footnotes.
01 :: www.adherents.com/adh_fam.html :: famous information about famous buddhist people and chinese buddhist art Links to lists of famous adherents of different religions: Famous Catholics Famous Baptists Famous Muslims etc. - the place to come to find out the religion of famous people.
www.china-lifestyles.com /chinese-buddhist-art/famous-buddhist-people.php   (334 words)

  
 Beijing: Pictures of Beijing China, Famous For Great Wall And Historic Tiananmen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Chinese policemen and soldiers on streets of Beijing.
A Dim Sum meal of Chinese food served at a Chinese restaurant with a wide variety of Chinese dishes selected from trollies wheeled by the restaurant staff from table to table.
Chinese food; Prepared meals, Veggie meals; Frozen meals.
beifan.com /010beij/10beijing-page01.html   (572 words)

  
 Biography of Famous People in Chinese History
His disappointment made him look at reality and see the sharp contrast between the life of the upper classes and that of the ordinary people.
Some of them describe the life of the people; some describe the magnificent scenery he saw; others express his own wishes and sorrows.
In the south and in the north of my village people wept sadly; Children were parting from parents and husbands from wives.
www.chinapage.com /biography/bio-poet.html   (967 words)

  
 China Unique Historic and Famous People of China
This section is dedicated to the most important and famous people of China historically and today.
Chiang Kai-shek was the leader of the Chinese Nationalist Party which eventually become know as the Kuomintang Party.
The current leader of the People's Republic of China, assuming the top leadership position upon the death of Deng Xiaoping in early 1997.
www.chinaunique.com /educate/people.htm   (716 words)

  
 Morningside Heights: Famous Residents
His novel "Moon Palace" is named after a Chinese restaurant that used to be on Broadway.
FEDERICO GARCIA LORCA, (a famous Spanish surrealist poet, for those of you who haven't heard of him) spent a term living in Columbia's Furnald Hall dormitory as a visiting student.
Another famous architect, MORRIS LAPIDUS, who is principally known for designing those big hotels in Miami and other tropical places, went to Columbia.
www.morningside-heights.net /famous.htm   (1377 words)

  
 Students - Famous Engineers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Many fascinating people have been engineers or have an engineering background.
Famous people who are also engineers or have an engineering background
His innovations in the field of painting influenced the course of Italian art for more than a century after his death, and his scientific studies - particularly in the fields of anatomy, optics, and hydraulics - anticipated many of the developments of modern science.
www.engineeringk12.org /students/fun_section/famous_engineers.htm   (3947 words)

  
 List of famous Chinese Indonesians - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is the list of famous Chinese Indonesians:
Jusuf Wanandi, former student activist in 1960s, former representative in the People’s Consultative Assembly, intellectual focusing on policy and strategic studies, Co-Founder of CSIS.
Harry Tjan Silalahi, former student activist in 1960s, former member of the Supreme Advisory Council, former member of the Parliament, intellectual focusing on politics and policy studies, Co-Founder of CSIS.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_famous_Indonesian_Chinese   (343 words)

  
 Famous Peoples Birthdays information and resources
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Find a list of famous peoples' birthdays, organised by month, or...
Find a list of famous peoples' birthdays, organised by month, or search by celebrity name.
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 Noteworhty and Famous Chinese-Americans
They are listed listed by professions and include individuals from China or elsewhere in the world that are well known in America.
We have also included a few non-Americans of Chinese descent who are well known in the West.
Chinese American Firsts Timeline and who's who of the trailblazers in various areas.
www.yellowbridge.com /people   (103 words)

  
 Famous Polio People
No list of people who have had an impact on polio would be complete without mentioning Gini Laurie.
She is often described as “the glue that held the polios together.” Gini lost two sisters and a brother to polio, and another sister contracted polio but survived.
Through this publication, and her correspondence with polio survivors, people with other disabilities, medical professionals, and independent living advocates, she began a network that was instrumental in identifying the problems we now face.
www.geocities.com /arojann.geo/poliopeople.html   (3891 words)

  
 List of famous Chinese people - Famous Chinese People - Chinese
List of famous Chinese people - Famous Chinese People - Chinese
The following names are listed in alphabetic order, by family names.
See also: List of Chinese authors, List of Chinese language poets, List of Confucianists
www.famouschinese.com /people/List_of_famous_chinese_people   (276 words)

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