... CHINESE CONTRIBUTIONS TO CIVILIZATION (Discoveries, Ideas, Inventions, and Innovations) of (affiliation)
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March 01, 2014
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The Chinese civilization is today generally considered as the world oldest continuously existing civilization, going back to at least 7,000 years; it had developed to a high degree independently without any external influences as ancient China considered itself as the Middle Kingdom and the center of the known universe. All people who were not of Chinese extraction blood, or descent were all considered as uncouth, illiterate, uncivilized, and therefore outsiders, collectively termed as ba...