Copy of Study Guide: Japanese Domestic Issues, 1912-1931: political, economic, and social changes

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Name: Ankita Ravi Date: Period: Study Guide: Japanese Domestic Issues, 1912-1931 Read both this reading from the Pearson Paper 1 textbook and this reading from the Hodder Paper 1 textbook . Then, use them to answer the following questions. The Taisho Era: As you recall from the notes, the Taisho period began in 1912 after the death of the Meiji emperor, and lasted until 1926, when the Taisho emperor died. Some historians call the period that roughly corresponds with his rule (particularly 1918-1932) ‘Taisho Democracy,’ because of an at least temporary opening of society and increase in political participation. POLITICAL ISSUES 1.List (and describe) at least THREE pieces of specific evidence that show positive aspects of Taisho Democracy:
2. List (and describe) at least THREE pieces of specific evidence that show negative aspects of Taisho Democracy:

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