Lecture Notes for PSCI 3574 - Govt and Pol of Japan with Glynn at Virginia Tech (VT)

Notes Information

Material Type:Note
Class:PSCI 3574 - Govt and Pol of Japan
Subject:Political Science
University:Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University
  • Potsdam Declaration
  • Socialist Party
  • Conscription
  • Speaker of the House
  • Dissolution
  • Immediately
  • Close Relationship
  • Institutionalized
  • Traditional
  • In/on/at a Place
Login / Sign Up to View Document
Preview Page 1Preview Page 2Preview Page 3Preview Page 4Preview Page 5Preview Page 6

Sample Document Text

PSCI3574: GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS OF JAPAN STUDY GUIDE FOR FIRST PART OF THE COURSE Week 2 . Shogunate o Samurai: became elites, no longer a warrior class . Not a lot ofloyalty to a national state . Know many rules for administration o Had resources commercially o National unity was shaky o 3 categories of Lords o ordinary people show loyalty to the local lord who held their land o people identify with their province, local place, etc. instead of country ("kuni") . Meiii Restoration . o 1868 o major turning point in Japaqese politics, economics, etc. o redefined/recreated the political system o Meiji was the emperor at the time o Restoration of imperial system but with minimal power (role of the emperor was as the ultimate authority to the people and as a unifying symbol) o Process of changes continued through the 1890's and 20 th century o Externa1Joutside pressures o Made system ripe for reform o System of rule was in shambles o Bakafu and Samurai were in...

Related Documents

Housekeeper Exam
Corporation Exam
Creative Boutiques Notes
S Corporation Exam
S Corporation Exam
Maquiladoras Exam
Illusion of Unique Invulnerability Exam
Material Price Variances Exam
Convention and Visitors Bureaus (cvbs) Notes
Period Cost Exam
Period Cost Exam
Authorized Stock Notes
Hairdresser Notes
Material Price Variances Exam
Corporation Exam
The Marketing Process Notes
155, "/var/app/current/tmp/"