Transformations – China and Japan. Ch 28. AKS. 44b - compare and contrast the rise of the nation state in Germany under Otto von Bismarck, Italy under Camillo Cavour, and Japan under Emperor Meiji
AKS • 44b - compare and contrast the rise of the nation state in Germany under Otto von Bismarck, Italy under Camillo Cavour, and Japan under Emperor Meiji • 44c - describe the reaction to foreign domination including the Russo-Japanese War and Young Turks • 44d - describe Imperialism in Africa and Asia by comparing British policies in South Africa, French policies in Indochina, and Japanese policies in Asia • 44e - examine the interaction with westerners to include Opium War, the Taiping Rebellion, and Commodore Perry • 44f - analyze the impact of industrial imperialism in Africa, Asia, and Europe; include the influence of geography and natural resources (railroads, telegraph, diamonds, gold, cash crops)
EQ • What were the changes experienced in China and Japan during the 19th and early 20th Centuries? • How did these changes affect relations with the rest of the world?
The Opium Wars What was China’s view on foreigners? What did China export to the west? Why did the English want to sell Opium to the Chinese? What were some of the effects of Opium use on the Chinese population? What was the resulting treaty? Who did it favor?
Growing internal problems • Food production did not keep pace with population growth • What do you think happens?
The Taiping Rebellion 1853 Late 1830’s 1864
With a partner… • Discuss what effects you think the Taiping Rebellion and the Opium Wars had on China? • Did it open them up for more foreign influence? • Why or why not?
Open Door Policy (1899) • Reason: U.S. fear that other European nations would divide China into colonies • Solution: Open Door Policy – China’s doors would be open to all nations • Effects: • The U.S. gained influence into China’s affairs • American trade rights protect in China • China was not carved into colonies
With a partner… • How will China react to all of this foreign influence?
Chinese Nationalism • Rebellion against Qing ruler and foreign influence • Reform • http://player.discoveryeducation.com/index.cfm?guidAssetId=747D3B4B-B851-4041-899C-44D99224E413&blnFromSearch=1&productcode=US
Summarize! • Summarize this lesson in 3 sentences!
The Plan For Today Rest of this week • Imperial Japan • Review Sheet • Thurs – Review for test • Fri – Test • Review sheets 1 + 2 due
Modernization in Japan (1868-1912) • Ch 28.2 • P. 810-813
How was Japan set up when we last discussed? • How was Japanese Society Structured? • Feudal society • Who had the real control? • The Shoguns; emperor was a “figurehead” • What was the Japanese position on foreign trade? • isolationist
Modernization • Commodore Perry • Treaty of Kenagawa • What was the reaction of the Japanese? ANGER!!!
What did the Meiji Emperor do to modernize/westernize Japan? • Sent diplomats to western nations • Added and expanded industry • American-style schools • Updated military
Closure • What is your study plan???? Write down a schedule: • Tonight: ? • Thursday: ? • Friday: ?