The Rise of Ancient China
Using the textbook and at least two additional sources (books, journal entries, articles), please write a expository essay of at least 750 words to answer the question(s) below. Avoid using Wikipedia, dictionaries, encyclopedias or casual websites as sources.
1. What were some of the social, political, and technical innovations developed by the Chinese people under the Zhou Dynasty?
2. What philosophical systems emerged to challenge Confucianism? Why did each develop and gain influence? What contributions did each make to an expanding Chinese worldview?
For this and all writing assignments for the course, use APA format. This includes proper in-line citations, references page, and properly formatted references entries. Here is the link to the Grantham APA Guidebook; follow it, use it: https://content.grantham.edu/at/SALC/APA_Guide_with_glossary_(Grantham_University_2012).pdf