Presentation on theme: "Chapter 17 Asia in Transition"— Presentation transcript:
1 Chapter 17 Asia in Transition Section Three: The Tokugawa Shoguns in Japan
2 I. Founding the Tokugawa Shogunate Powerful daimyo established as overlords and built a centralized feudal systemOda Nobunaga ( )Toyotomi Hideyoshi ( )Weaken others- warrior classInvaded KoreaTokugawa Ieyasu (established family that ruled for 250 yearsTokugawa rule1. feudalism and central monarchyKept peacePolicy of isolationism
3 II. Foreign Contact Portuguese in Japan Closing the Country 1. Brought muskets and ChristianityClosing the CountryFeared ChristianityStrict trade rules
4 III. Life in Tokugawa Japan Social ClassesWarrior class- samurai- top, peasants, artisans, and merchants followedDetermined by birthSamurai- government officials by birthChange and CultureRegional specializationIncrease in citiesIncreased wealth
5 IV. The End of Japan’s Isolation Commodore Mathew Perry- naval force1. Presented letterB. Treaty of Kanagawa (1854)1. two ports open to U.S.2. opened door for othersC. Shogunate lost power1. Meiji restoration
6 Fun Facts The crime rate in Japan is amongst the lowest in the world. Japanese people 'slurp' their food, which is considered as a sign of tasty food. If you don't do it in Japan, it may disappoint your host.Japan has the longest reigning monarchy in the world.After breaking up with their boyfriends, Japanese girls usually cut their hair.