Social Control in Japan & First Contact with the West 3


“The values and roles of Japanese society were used as a means of social control”. 


Make point form notes from the readings on P. 295-299  that prove this statement to be correct.

(Hint - Religion & Peer responsibility)

(Word Version of the Handout)

Section 2: Honour & Duty


“The values and roles of Japanese society were used as a means of social control.”

Make point form notes from the readings on P. 295, 296 & 299  that prove this statement to be correct.

Section 3: First Contact with the West

“How did the Christian missionaries threaten the power and control of the Shogun?”

Make point form notes from the readings on P. 300-302  that prove this statement to be correct.

(Hint - Can you be loyal to the Shogun & have a new religion?)