Essay Questions Introductory



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Question 1

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"Japan's encounter with the rest of Asia came at a time when loyalty to the nation and nationalist ideologies became very powerful worldwide." Compare and contrast how nationalism affected European countries and Japan, using specific examples.

Hint:

Acquiring an Empire

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Question 2

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Analyze the Japanese plan for education in Taiwan. What were the underlying goals of the plan?

Hint:

Japanese Policy in Taiwan

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Question 3

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Marriage to the indigenous women of Taiwan was a way to cement trade agreements and gain control of territory. Describe the role colonial government had in this practice. Provide specific examples to support your answer.

Hint:

Japanese Encounter with Indigenous Peoples

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Question 4

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Essay



How did the Korean people react to the Japanese annexation of Korea? Include in your answer the role that Christian Koreans and nationalism played in the independence movement.

Hint:

Japan in Korea

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Question 5

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Analyze why Japan found it necessary to force Koreans to adopt Japanese culture. What did this new policy mean to Koreans?

Hint:

Japan in Korea

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Question 6

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Describe how Japan's attitude toward China had been shaped over the centuries. How had it changed by the early 1900s?

Hint:

Japan in Manchuria and China

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Question 7

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Essay



What was the Far Eastern Olympic Games? What were the objectives of the event and was it able to meet these goals?

Hint:

Far Eastern Games

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Question 8

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Essay



Summarize the Rape of Nanjing. What is the controversy that still surrounds that event today?

Hint:

The Sino-Japanese War and the Rape of Nanjing

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Question 9

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How did Pan-Asianism play a prominent role in Japanese expansion? Based on this ideology, what were Japan's expectations when it entered a new country? What kind of response did the Japanese often receive from these countries?

Hint:

Conclusion

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Question 10

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Evaluate the response of the Korean YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association) to Japan's annexation and occupation of Korea. Provide specific information to support your answer.

Hint:

Japan in Korea

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