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Unformatted text preview: wouldn't let the colony have the technology necessary to build there own stuff 16. Compare Japans response to western imperial with of China. (a) How were the two responses similar? (b) How were they different? Japan-Saw England defeat China with the Opium War-Reformed quickly and modernized (to keep up with the west)-Japan went on to become imperial powers them selves-Military strength China-Boxer uprising against foreigners-Could not reform their old ways-Taiping Rebellion; peasants revolted against their own leaders Both-People wanted their country to westernize-Both resented terms of unequal treaties-Did not like the western powers-Merchants and peasants fed up with their lack of power-Western powers wanted many rights over them...
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This note was uploaded on 05/19/2010 for the course HIST 104 taught by Professor Conner during the Spring '08 term at Hillsdale.
- Spring '08