Causes of Crisis <ul><li>Japan’s borders were closed to all trade except some Dutch and Chinese traders </li></ul><ul><li>...
Causes of Crisis <ul><li>Matthew Perry lead the U.S. Navy into Japan to try and open them to trade. </li></ul>Perry  broug...
March 31, 1854 <ul><li>After months of negotiation, Perry convinced Japan to open their borders for trade with them </li><...
Works Cited
Events/Military Actions <ul><li>Matthew  Perry, a U.S. sea captain, was involved with the destruction of the Tokugawa Shog...
Revolts/ Violence  <ul><li>Japan would not wear what the U.S. was because Japan did not want to westernize </li></ul><ul><...
Matthew Perry http://www.history.navy.mil/library/special/perry_openjapan1.htm <ul><li>Japan was almost entirely isolated ...
What did the treaty do? <ul><li>Led to major commercial trade between the U.S. and Japan, contributed to opening Japan to ...
***Reasons for signing the  Treaty of Kanagawa   http://www.history.navy.mil/branches/teach/pearl/kanagawa/friends.htm Jap...
***Major Points <ul><li>After the treaty was signed, Japan grows and expands trade with many nations.  </li></ul><ul><li>J...
Root-Takahira Agreement <ul><li>http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h886.html </li></ul>
Work cited:  http://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:XXOn4hofoaoJ:www.muhsd.k12.ca.us/188320624112049607/lib/18832062411...
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  1. 2. Causes of Crisis <ul><li>Japan’s borders were closed to all trade except some Dutch and Chinese traders </li></ul><ul><li>Isolationism: a foreign policy adopted by a nation in which the country refuses to enter into any alliances, foreign trade or economic commitments </li></ul>
  2. 3. Causes of Crisis <ul><li>Matthew Perry lead the U.S. Navy into Japan to try and open them to trade. </li></ul>Perry brought fleets of ships to Edo Bay (Tokyo Bay). The Japanese thought the ships were “giant dragons puffing smoke.”
  3. 4. March 31, 1854 <ul><li>After months of negotiation, Perry convinced Japan to open their borders for trade with them </li></ul>
  4. 5. Works Cited
  5. 6. Events/Military Actions <ul><li>Matthew Perry, a U.S. sea captain, was involved with the destruction of the Tokugawa Shogunate </li></ul><ul><li>They signed a treaty with Perry due to the fact that they did nort want to have the same outcome as China did with the Opium War. </li></ul><ul><li>Russo- American War </li></ul>
  6. 7. Revolts/ Violence <ul><li>Japan would not wear what the U.S. was because Japan did not want to westernize </li></ul><ul><li>Led to the Great War between U.S. and Japan in 1914 </li></ul>
  7. 8. Matthew Perry http://www.history.navy.mil/library/special/perry_openjapan1.htm <ul><li>Japan was almost entirely isolated from the rest of world and had little commercial contact with other nations during the mid-nineteenth century </li></ul><ul><li>Japan denied the attempts made by the United States and other nations who were trying to establish formal trading relations </li></ul><ul><li>But in March 1852, President Fillmore ordered Matthew C. Perry to command the U.S. Navy's East India Squadron and to create diplomatic relations with Japan. </li></ul><ul><li>Perry delivered Fillmore's request for a treaty to a representative of the Japanese Emperor in July 1853 </li></ul><ul><li>He negotiated the Treaty of Kanagawa with Japanese representatives. on March 31, 1854. </li></ul>
  8. 9. What did the treaty do? <ul><li>Led to major commercial trade between the U.S. and Japan, contributed to opening Japan to other Western nations, and resulted in the modernization of the Japanese state. </li></ul><ul><li>Peace and friendship between the U.S. and Japan. </li></ul><ul><li>Opening of two ports to American ships at Shimoda and Hakodate </li></ul><ul><li>Help for any American ships wrecked on the Japanese coast and protection for shipwrecked persons </li></ul><ul><li>Allowed American ships to buy supplies, coal, water, and other necessities in Japanese ports. </li></ul>http://www.history.navy.mil/branches/teach/ends/opening.htm
  9. 10. ***Reasons for signing the Treaty of Kanagawa http://www.history.navy.mil/branches/teach/pearl/kanagawa/friends.htm Japan U.S. <ul><li>Didn’t want conflict with the U.S. since they were aware of the Americans’ military superiority </li></ul><ul><li>Wished to settle the matter quickly </li></ul><ul><li>Needed a coaling station for U.S. ships while in East Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>Sought to open the doors of this isolated country for future trade. </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted protection for shipwrecked sailors in Japan. </li></ul>
  10. 11. ***Major Points <ul><li>After the treaty was signed, Japan grows and expands trade with many nations. </li></ul><ul><li>Japanese victory in the Russo-Japanese War establishes them as a major force in world affairs. </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. expands its boundaries after Spanish-American War into the Pacific. </li></ul><ul><li>Japan feels presence of European colonial powers in Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>Japan then expands into Southeast Asia in the early 20th century </li></ul>http://www.history.navy.mil/branches/teach/pearl/kanagawa/friends.htm
  11. 12. Root-Takahira Agreement <ul><li>http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h886.html </li></ul>
  12. 13. Work cited: http://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:XXOn4hofoaoJ:www.muhsd.k12.ca.us/188320624112049607/lib/188320624112049607/6.1_Imperialism_2.pdf+japanese+americans+imperialism&hl=en&gl=us&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEESjuLVihmEesccPJt32w4mxaMP_AqrA6apHeO-R_TMUuSWfhxa3bEVKTjoDzKcpKJ23cpafhkC0gPVYvFikjqYChtWHq-aePNik7-YJvuTZX9yttVIpfa8j52jGCrNyyw8glnzBH&sig=AHIEtbTDo4L5P5tDOAlLG327Bimz3L6zqQ Japanese Imperialism http://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:o5v3q_MJdX8J:www.unc.edu/world/Japanese_Imperialism_Overview_slides.pdf+japanese+imperialism&hl=en&gl=us&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEEShZD3QeoF5yRh1X5k0hYTNp_vs1xg5jnUbqCBxhTZXJ6TADZu6eqSr2oevl_ITGjvYFja4s3FHNe8h_iEEk20c5l39q8-lz8qoKRV4XHz33WnlFeVK03WKH7w486QlG4otuUR8H&sig=AHIEtbQmt2r5PJPdI9c1xv_ybOeYBWvSHQ http://www.history.navy.mil/branches/teach/ends/opening.htm

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