China Resource Page 

  China Information Links

People's Republic of China     Taiwan    Tibet     Inner Mongolia & MPR


Instructors' pages & email 

(Phone messages for instructors can be left at 330-972-6076 or with History Department staff at 330-972-7006)

Upcoming Special Events/Info:
  • Tour: Each year in mid-May a delegation of UA students and faculty travels to four cities in China and two cities in Korea.  If you are interested in earning credits in World Civilizations: China by traveling in China, contact the Office of International Programs for more information, or see their flyer online at Travel & Study in China.

Travel & Study in China -- 2000 Travel Group
in front of the Forbidden City
  • Map Project and Maps
   Cities and Sites in China
   Readings in Chinese History and Culture
     Other Metasites for Readings in Chinese History 

   General Cultural Information

   Help with Writing Papers & Assignments

Inner Mongolia and the Mongolian Peoples Republic Information Links 

(Note: Inner Mongolia is an autonomous region within the borders of China, The Mongolian Peoples Republic is a separate country on the northern border of China.  There are links for both listed here only because they have a common heritage and history.  Under the Yuan and Qing dynasties Mongolian people ruled all of China.)


Taiwan Information Links 

Tibet Information Links 

Tibetan Prayer Flags, photo courtesy of

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