Tokugawa Ieyasu Has A Problem

P. 283 tells the story of the 47 Ronin.  This story has been made into books and movies not only on Japan, but in other countries as well.  
  • What are the key ideas and values demonstrated in the story?
  • Honour is a key Japanese value.  How are the actions of the people in this story affected by honour?

Section 1:  Power and Control

How can a military power and social structure be used to maintain control in a society?

  1. READ P. 284 – 286
  2. Complete the chat at the bottom of the page: (Google Docs Version)
  3. Complete the Power of the Shogun Handout 
  4. Complete the Section 1 Student Notes

Ieyasu Has A Problem: