Unformatted text preview: Meiji in 1868, the Meiji Restoration set out to modernize its political and education systems, military, and industry. With the aim to “Enrich the nation and strengthen its arms,” the Meiji Restoration achieved its goal due through “. .. a readiness to try new methods and push ahead with them boldly , couple with a tenacious adherence to traditional ideals and virtue.”...
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- Spring '08
- japan, Meiji Restoration, Hokkaidō, Boshin War, Emperor of Japan