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Notes from Around the World. Japan. Tokagawa Shoganate Closed Japan to Trade American Commodore Matthew Perry “Gunboat Diplomacy” Meiji Restoration (Revolt against Shogun) Zaibatsu Families & Rapid Industrialization Nationalism/NeedResources: Wars w/China & Russia. Korea.

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Notes from around the world

Notes from Around the World


Japan

Japan

  • Tokagawa Shoganate

  • Closed Japan to Trade

  • American Commodore Matthew Perry

    • “Gunboat Diplomacy”

  • Meiji Restoration (Revolt against Shogun)

  • Zaibatsu Families & Rapid Industrialization

  • Nationalism/NeedResources: Wars w/China & Russia


Korea

Korea

  • Influenced by China

  • Shut out foreigners

  • 1910 Annexed by Japan

  • March 1st Movement

    • (peaceful protest against Japan)

  • Ruled by Japan until 1945


Southeast asia

Southeast Asia

  • Dutch East India Company (spice islands)

  • British take region Malay Peninsula from India includes Burma & Singapore

  • French Colonies on the Mainland

  • 1860 French Take Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia

  • European influences:

    • Technology, commerce, industry, R.R. & Harbors


Thailand

Thailand

  • Kingdom of Siam

  • Strong Independent King

  • Acts as a “Buffer” Between British and French


Philippines

Philippines

  • Spanish Colony since 1500s

  • Catholic

  • 1891: Spanish-American War

  • Filipinos declare independence

    • U.S. helps Filipinos fight Spanish

  • Treaty gave the Philippines to U.S.A

  • 1901 Emilio Aguinaldo led Battle w/U.S.A.

  • U.S.A pledged to help Modernized & promise self rule


U s in the pacific

U.S. in the Pacific

  • 1878 U.S. extraterritoriality and U.S. Naval Station in Samoa

  • U.S.A, Germany, and Britain create a triple protectorate in Samoa

  • Hawaii: Queen Liliuakani tries to reduce U.S. influence on Islands

  • 1893: U.S. plantation owners lead a revolt to overthrow Queen Lilly

  • 1898: U.S. annexed Hawaii as a territory

  • 1898: U.S. buys Guam after Spanish-Am. War

  • 1899: U.S. annexed Wake Island


U s in puerto rico cuba

U.S. in Puerto Rico & Cuba

  • Spanish American War: 1898, U.S. paid Spain $20 million for these areas

  • Puerto Rico: Foraker Act of 1900,

    • House of Representatives.

    • U.S. citizenship 1917

  • Cuba became an independent nation in 1902, and the Philippines became an independent nation in 1946.


Canada eh

Canada: Eh

  • French rule until the Treaty of Paris 1763

  • 1840: Act of Union (joins English and French Speakers)

  • Gains an Elected Legislature for Domestic Issues and British Control of Foreign Policy


Australia new zealand gooday

Australia & New Zealand:Gooday

  • 1600’s Dutch Discovery

  • 1770: Captain James Cook claims for Britain

  • 1788: Prison Colony

  • 1800: Free British encouraged to settle

  • 1851: Gold!

  • White Settlers Demand Independence from Britain: 1901


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