major reasons for the fall of the Qing Dynasty What were the major reasons for the fall of the Qing Dynasty? Were foreign or domestic factors mosr important in bringing about it? Why?

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Trade was a massive factor in the downfall of the Qing Dynasty, particularly with Western powers and with other Asian nations such as Japan. This was a massive external factor that combined with other internal factors above to create an environment in which the dynasty collapsed.

The dynasty had experienced tremendous social and political unrest in the years leading up to its fall. It had its prestige severely weakened by its inability to control commerce with Western powers and Japan, and the death of the Empress Cixi in 1908 left China basically...

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