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Agriculture in the Empire of Japan

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Agriculture in the Empire of Japan was an important component of the pre-war Japanese economy. Although Japan had only 16% of its land area under ...

Economic Progress under Emperor Meiji

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Early in the reign of Emperor Meiji, Japan's government was determined to modernize the country's economy. The economy was primarily agricultural, with only ...

The Ancient Japanese

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Then, in the 200s, on Japan's major southern island, Kyushu, people with iron and bronze tool making and wet-rice agriculture appeared. The new culture ...

Eras Journal - Japan in Manchuria: Agricultural Emigration..., Arts ...

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Japan in Manchuria: Agricultural Emigration in the Japanese Empire, 1932-1945 ... In the process, agriculture was tied to colony building as Japanese farmers ...

Japan - The Economy - PATTERNS OF DEVELOPMENT

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Before World War II, Japan built an extensive empire that included Taiwan, ... and 38 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) was still based on agriculture, ...

The Empire Strikes Back: Reforming Japan's agricultural co-ops and ...

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Apr 9, 2015 ... Author: Aurelia George Mulgan, UNSW The nationwide local government elections in April are the ideal opportunity for Japan's agricultural ...

Japanese Industrialization and Economic Growth - EH.net

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Japan's agricultural productivity was high enough to sustain substantial craft .... formed the basis for a burgeoning Japanese empire in Asia and the Pacific.

JANM/INRP-Historical Overview - Japanese American National ...

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The Society's pet project of 1897 attempted to establish an agricultural colony in ... The empire took over Micronesia from Germany in 1914, which became a ...

Did It Really Help to be a Japanese Colony? East Asian Economic ...

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May 2, 2007 ... The Japanese Empire, 1895-1932 .... Estate agriculture was unfamiliar to the Japanese, and the colonial officials felt comfortable with the ...

Japan - New World Encyclopedia

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With the development of Yayoi culture, a predominantly agricultural society emerged ..... Meiji era reforms transformed the Empire of Japan into an industrialized ...

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Advent of Agriculture and the Rice Revolution | Heritage of Japan

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Wet rice farming was introduced around 400 B.C. and agricultural farming ... Rice farming changed life and society in Yayoi Japan profoundly. ... Nara capital built in the shadow of the Chinese empire & under the influences of the Silk Road.

Agricultural Regions of Asia. Part VII--The Japanese Empire - JStor

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The population of Japan is concentrated along the coasts and in some lowland or river ... Major agricultural regions of Kyushu, Shikoku, and Kii Mountains.

Japan's Free-Trade Nemesis Built on Part-Time Farmers Empire ...

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Aug 2, 2012 ... “Because of the rural bias in Japan's electoral system the farming lobby is very powerful, even though as a percentage of the economy, ...