Journal 5/12. Write a thesis for the following compare and contrast essay. Analyze and compare the differing responses of China and Japan to western penetration in the nineteenth century. Amazing Thesis.
Write a thesis for the following compare and contrast essay.
Both China and Japan responded to Western penetration in the 19th century with resistance. Japan was able to respond more effectively and hold off the foreign influence due to the Meiji Restoration, while China responded with the Boxer Rebellion and Opium Wars but was still carved into spheres of influence.