Instructor Explanation:See Brower, pp. 47–49. Students should clearly give such reasons as Italy’sweak democracy and Mussolini’s personal charisma as reasons for his rise topower. They should then describe Italy’s invasion of Ethiopia as a sign offascist aggression.
Points Received:24 of 25Comments:charismatic leadership...4.Question :(TCO 5, 11) Compare and contrast the empires of Germany and Japanbefore the outbreak of World War II. Identify and describe the leadershipqualities of their respective leaders. Make sure you use enough historicaldetails to support your answer.Student Answer:The German Empire was in name only, having lost its overseasterritories as a result of the First World War, whereas the JapaneseEmpire was in fact one since it had been steadily growing in size (as aresult of actions before, during, and after the First World War, andduring the 1930s through the various invasions of China). However,German did have colonies in China and at the end of the war thesewere formally handed over to Japan. The German Reich, in its WeimarRepublic format, had reconciled with its European neighbors and hadrejoined the international community. Under its Nazi Germany format,