Tonge 1Syndl TongeHistory 111Rangan John10/29/2015Cultural Comparison EssayCultural Comparison EssayDuring the time of Imperial China when its culture and government were growing, so were surrounding lands like Korea, Japan and Vietnam. China was big and had so much influence; many of the surrounding lands adopted its basic foundations of life. One of these landswas Japan, where the Yayoi immigrants brought basic tools and language. Later when Japan was growing, you can see the major differences and similarities in Japanese culture, religion, government and life styles.Woman in China were to be seen and not heard, especially during early China. Women in China where considered objects, slaves, and prostitutes. If a women got married then she was to remain at home to do the cooking, cleaning and popping out babies, especially baby boys. Although on the other side, men were meant to sleep around. But if a wife was caught doing sucha thing they were severely punished. Now if you look at Japan, women had much more freedom; for example they were allowed to rule. Women also showed more dominance than men in the house but it evened out because women were completely dedicated to their family; also as Japan grew so did women’s freedom.