Chapter 18 North Eurasia1.Japanese ReunificationA) Japan experience three major changes:1.internal and external military conflicts, political growth and strengthening, and expanded commercial and cultural contacts.2.Civil war and the Invasion of the Koreaa)Japan had fallen under the rule of warlords known as daimyo.b) Daimyo i.each daimyo had a castle town, a small bureaucracy and a band of warriors, and the samurai. ii.Samurai = each daimyo had a castle town, a small bureaucracy, and band of warriors.1.Are professional warriors2.they are loyal to Shogon.3.Shogon is positive force and offered protection1.he does tax collection to stabilize economy. iii. Daimyo pledged a loose allegiance to the Japanese emperor residing in the capital city of Kyoto.1.Are Japanese warlocks (feudals)1.are powerful army, and owns it.2.Pick up territory and is a member of privilege class.3.Don't have central authority.
3.Hideoyoshi= wanted to get everybody together; he is in the warrior class.
4.Elite Decline and Social crisis