OSU13 - MAP OF JAPAN NIPPON, NIHON THE STATE OF THE RISING...

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Unformatted text preview: MAP OF JAPAN NIPPON, NIHON THE STATE OF THE RISING SUN SOURCE OF THE SUN JAPON, JAPAN RIBENGUO CHIPANGO HOKKAIDO (NORTHERN SEA CIRCUIT) HONSHU (MAIN REGION) SHIKOKU (FOUR STATES) KYUSHU (NINE REGIONS) JAPAN’S GEORGAPHY JAPAN 145,880 SQUARE MILES 145,880 16 DEGREES OF LATITUDE (30 TO 46 DEGREES 16 NORTH) MORE THAN 3,000 ISLANDS MORE FOUR MAJOR ISLANDS (HOKKAIDO, HONSHU, SHIKOKU, FOUR KYUSHU) FOUR NORTHERNMOST KURIL ISLANDS (KUNASHIR, FOUR ITURUP, HOBOMAI, SHIKOTAN) RYUKU (RYUKYU) ISLANDS (OKINAWA) RYUKU POPULATION (126.974 MILLION) POPULATION ANNUAL GROWTH RATE (-0.3%) ANNUAL RURAL/URBAN POPULATION RATION (22/78) RURAL/URBAN SENSE OF ETHNIC AND CULTURAL HOMOGENEITY SENSE (UNIQUENESS OF THEIR CULTURE) IZANAGI (HE WHO INVITES) IZANAGI AND IZANAMI (SHE WHO INVITES) KOJIKI (RECORDS OF KOJIKI ANCIENT MATTERS), COMPOSED IN 712 NIHON SHOKI NIHON (CHRONICLE OF JAPAN), COMPOSED IN 720 EMPEROR JIMMU EMPEROR (DIVINE WARRIOR) AMATERASU AMATERASU OMIKAMI (LIGHT OF HEAVEN) EASTERN EASTERN EXPIDITION FEBRUARY 11, 660 FEBRUARY B.C. CHRONOLOGY JOMON YAYOI YAMATO 10,000 B.C. 250 B.C. (KOFUN OR TOMB) – 250 B.C. – 300 A.D. 300-710 ___________________________________ NARA HEIAN KAMAKURA 710-794 794-1185 1185-1333 CHRONOLOGY MUROMACHI AZUCHIEDO MOMOYAMA 1336-1568 1568-1600 1603-1868 ________________________________________________________ MEIJI (ENLIGHTENED TAISHO (GREAT RULE) RIGHTEOUSNESS) 1868-1912 1912-1926 ________________________________________________________ SHOWA (ILLUSTRIOUS HEISEI (UNIVERSAL PEACE) PEACE) 1926-1989 1989— EARLY CULTURES URES JOMON (CORD MARKED) JOMON CULTURE (10,000 B.C. – 250 B.C.) AINU AINU YAYOI BRONZE AND IRON YAYOI CULTURE (250 B.C. – 300 A.D.) THE IMPORTANCE OF RICE THE CULTIVATION (ABOUT 400 B.C.) UJI (ELITE CLANS) UJI (ELITE BE (COMMUNITIES OF BE (COMMUNITIES COMMONERS) 2-3 MILLION PEOPLE 2-3 100 TRIBUTARY STATES 100 EMPEROR JIMMU ’S MIGRATION EMPEROR TO THE YAMATO PLAIN (4 TH CENTURY A.D.) KOFUN (TOMB MOUNDS) KOFUN (TOMB JOMON POTTERY AND JOMON YAMATO MOUNDS THE YAMATO STATE THE (300 – 710) KOFUN (TOMB MOUNDS) PERIOD KOFUN HORSE-RIDERS FROM KOREA HORSE-RIDERS KOREA CONTACTS WITH KOREAN CONTACTS KINGDOMS (KOGURYO, PAEKCHE, AND SILLA) SILLA) INRODUCTION OF BUDDHISM BY INRODUCTION PRINCE OF PAEKCHE (552 A.D.) SHINTO (THE WAY OF THE SHINTO SPIRITS) KAMI (SPIRITS) KAMI (SPIRITS) LOVE OF NATURE LOVE CULT OF ANCESTERS CULT THE SUI DYNASTY (581-618) THE THE TANG DYNASTY (618-907) THE UJI (ARISTOCRATIC CLANS) UJI (ARISTOCRATIC CLANS) BE (RULING SERVICE GROUPS) BE (RULING 5 MILLION PEOPLE MILLION THE CENTRALIZED STATE THE THE SOGA CLAN THE EMPRESS SUIKO (reigned EMPRESS 593-628) THE ASUKA (FLYING THE BIRD) PERIOD (593-710) SHOTOKU TAISHI (574SHOTOKU 622) SEVETEEN-ARTICLE SEVETEEN-ARTICLE CONSTITUTION (604) CHINESE CHARACTERS CHINESE CONFUCIANISM CONFUCIANISM BUDDHISM (STATE BUDDHISM RELIGION) CONQUERING HONSHU CONQUERING THE TAIKA (GREAT AT CHANGE) REFORMS ( 6 4D’ÉTAT (645) 6) COUP COUP EDICT OF FOUR ARTICLES EDICT PRINCE NAKA NO OE PRINCE (THE FUTURE EMPEROR TENJI) NAKATOMI NO NAKATOMI KAMATARI (FUJIWARA) THE FUJIWARA THE FAMILY EMPEROR KOTOKU EMPEROR (reigned 645-654) NANIWA (OSAKA) NANIWA FUJIWARAKYO (694) FUJIWARAKYO STATE MONOPOLY STATE REDISTRIBUTION EVERY SIX REDISTRIBUTION YEARS TO PEOPLE OVER FIVE FIVE YEARS OF AGE 2 TAN (O.3 ACRE) TAN (O.3 0.2 ACRE (FEMALE) 0.2 ABOLITION OF THE BE ABOLITION BE THE TAIHO RITSURYO THE (CRIMINAL AND CIVIL) LEGAL CODE (701) (701) GRAND COUNCIL OF STATE GRAND EIGHT MINISTERIES EIGHT 400 OFFICIALS 400 19 RANKS 19 67 PROVINCES 67 FUJIWARA NO KAMATARI FUJIWARA (614-699) ...
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