Provide comprehensive responses to each assignment below. Make sure to adhere to word minimum limits.
1. In approx. 150-200 words examine the rise of the “floating world” in Japan. What factors led to this phenomenon? What does it reveal about the changing intellectual and social landscape of Japan?
2. In approx. 150-200 words discuss the rise to power of the Tokugawa shogunate in the sixteenth century in Japan? What steps did the shoguns take to control the daimyo? What factors led to the economic and population growth of Japan under the Tokugawa shoguns?
3. In approx. 150-200 words examine the rise of the Qing dynasty. How did the Manchus view Chinese society and culture? In what ways did the Manchus perpetuate Chinese traditions? How did they depart from them?
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Browse the following website. How do these findings complicate popular images of the samurai warrior? Once you have posted your comments.
|Academic Level||College (1-2 years: Freshmen, Sophomore)|
|Number of Pages||2 Page(s)/550 words|