Key concept 7 - Tonghak Eastern Learning, formed by Choe...

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Unformatted text preview: Tonghak Eastern Learning, formed by Choe Je-u to help ease the lot of the farmers suffering from poverty and exploitation, as well as to restore political and social stability. Tonghak rapidly gained broad acceptance among the peasantry. Another famous religious movement, Chondogyo, evolved from Tonghak movement. the Russo-Japanese War (1904-05) and annexation conflict that grew out of the rival imperialist ambitions of the Russian Empire and the Japanese Empire over Manchuria and Korea. After Japans defeated Russia, Russia recognized Korea as part of the Japanese sphere of influence and agreed to evacuate Manchuria. Japan would annex Korea in 1910 Developmental Colonialism the March 1 (1919) movement one of the earliest displays of Korean independence movements during the Japanese occupation of Korea. It is also sometimes referred to as the Mansei Demonstrations. During the series of demonstrations that began that day and spread throughout Korea, 7,000 people were killed...
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