EAExam3StudyGuideEssays

EAExam3StudyGuideEssays - 2. The two most important moments...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: 2. The two most important moments in modern Japanese history were the Meiji Restoration (and the years immediately following it), and the U.S. Occupation of Japan. Critically evaluate this statement, noting similarities as well as differences between the Meiji Restoration and the Occupation. Military +/- What US did like Iraq Forced democracy Both needed reform Pro-western US style US probably not sensitive to Japans needs Most successful when already precedent set Meiji restoration Build on Japans democracy suffrage, other standards Mention Fukuzawas thing Throwing off Asia welcome Western influence, but separate from other Asian countries Westernization voluntary/forced 3. Compare and contrast the responses of China, Korea and Japan to Western contact or encroachment in the nineteenth century. Include in your discussion the major events that marked the new relationship between these Asian countries as well as between these Asian countries and...
View Full Document

This test prep was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ASCE V2002 taught by Professor Ross during the Fall '06 term at Columbia.

Page1 / 3

EAExam3StudyGuideEssays - 2. The two most important moments...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online