World History I

Bruce A. McMenomy, Ph.D. and Christe A. McMenomy, Ph.D. for Scholars Online
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Chapter 12: Cultural Exchange in Central and Southern Asia
to 1400

48: Mon, Mar 5, 2018

Please post in the forum for the day a short essay in response to this question:

We have developed a fairly elaborate vocabulary of power, describing different ways in which power is understood in different civilizations and cultures. The Mongols were in their heyday among the most practically powerful populations in the world. What kinds of power did they bring to bear in different situations? What kinds do not seem relevant in their approach to exercising power? Consider in particular the distinct approaches they took to: