Forum:Territory application/AR917, AR918, AR919, Territory Exchange – Republic of Huaxia

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More information can be seen at Collab:Huaxia (in Chinese)


Noun Project Signature icon 619326 cc.svgTerritory ID and proposed name
The Territory ID (from OpenGeofiction:Territories, e.g. AR123a) and proposed name of the country


This application claim Full Huaxia (AR917+AR918+AR919) (Past Application Forum:Territory_application/AR917,_AR918,_AR919_-_Republic_of_Huaxia only approved AR919)

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Borders

Most of the borders will follow existing territorial boundaries. However, there is a proposed exchange of territories between AR918 and AR926 with the goal of allowing existing major city that is mapped on the border to not be separated by major national division. This proposal can be seen on the following picture, as well as this changeset: https://opengeofiction.net/changeset/1202885

Proposed Territory Exchange between AR918 and AR926

For northern border, see Bai Empire Application. The border will follow the plan outlined by Bai Empire.

Nature

  • Rivers: see picture below
Proposed major rivers of expanded area
  • Mountains: will follow current geography (forest areas are ranges)
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A brief description of the territory demographics, economic development, land occupation, infrastructure and mapping style


The proposed administrative divisions in the expansion area is shown in picture as follows:

Sketch of the provincial divisions of Huaxia in the expanded area.

The population figure has been changed to a more realistic figure of ~220 million people, giving a population density of ~270 per sqkm. The capital is located in the Shangjing Capital region in the south-western portion of Huaxia, quite inland. However, most of the population will be concentrated along the coast. Infrastructure wise, it is very close to modern China but with a heavy focus on socialist city planning. Historical developments are largely replaced by newer developments, giving a very planned look to most cities.

Sketch of major expressway routes in expanded territory. While this only shows expressways, the expressways will be located along major routes which other transportation modes will also follow.
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A brief description of the intended culture and language


Huaxia started historically as a collection of city states that separated from Bai Empire in the 13th century. This resulted in an rudimentary republican form of government very early on. A socialist revolution happened in the early 20th century which saw the country massively industrialize, while traditions gave way to socialist egalitarian thinking. The result of this is the widespread use of scientific city planning all across the country, at the expense of lack of historical artifacts which were largely demolished.

If looking for real world example, the country is similar to Northern China in culture (as opposed to Bai which is similar to Southern China), although with even less focus on traditions.

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Discussion for clarification & decision


  • I know the application is not filled out yet, please forgive me for any confusion caused --Kengoman (talk) 07:39, 28 June 2022 (UTC)
  • It has been filled out and is ready for review now --Kengoman (talk) 09:04, 28 June 2022 (UTC)
Feather-core-check-square.svg Territory application approved
Approved - former AR917 and AR918 have been merged into AR919, with related territory realignment with AR909 and AR926. /wangi (talk) 22:17, 28 June 2022 (UTC)