The Cultural Differences Of Japan And China

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In this Japan unit I learned that Japan was very much like China. Some reasons that Japan was like these two places were alike was because of their food, philosophies, and etc. One similarity is their abundance of fish, rice, and their writing. Their writing was very similar, and they both ate lots and lots of fish and rice. The Japanese culture was very strict. Although the culture had an emperor to rule them, the emperor was soon taken over, and became only a figurehead. After the emperor was taken over the new rulers were the Shogun and the Daimyo. The shogun were the real rulers of the culture. All daimyo had a ritual suicide called seppuku, that can act as a honorable way to die. For the men, the seppuku begins with a short sword, which
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