The Boxer Rebellion (拳亂), Boxer Uprising, or Yihetuan Movement (義和團運動) was an The Righteous and Harmonious Fists (Yihequan) arose in the inland sections of Shandong, long known for social unrest, religious sects, and martial societies. . Foreign powers had defeated China in several wars, forced a right to .
By the late 1890s, a Chinese secret group, the Society of Righteous and Harmonious Fists (“I-ho-ch'uan” or “Yihequan”), had begun carrying.
“Boxers” was a name that foreigners gave to a Chinese secret society known as the Yihequan (“Righteous and Harmonious Fists”). The group practiced certain.
Understand why the Secret Society of Righteous and. Harmonious Fists would arise in response to the threat of including missionaries, given the right.