Discussion (The Challenge of Modernity, East Asia)
Please, answer the three following questions. Be aware from any grammar error, punctuation, etc. Write the answers in your own words and be clear. I uploaded the chapter. Please read the chapter and answer the questions.
1) Why did Japan succeed at modernizing while China did not? In your analysis, what was the most important reason that Japan succeeded at modernizing while China did not?
2) What factors make people turn to solutions during times of extreme stress that they wouldn’t consider otherwise? Do you see current examples of this phenomena? What stresses in these modern societies do you think are provoking such movements?
3) To what extent did Japan actually modernize?