Ch 25: CLEP Social Sciences and History: Japan, China and India

About This Chapter

The Japan, China and India chapter consists of video lessons that allow you to learn the details of Japan's westernization. The lessons also cover the evolution of Hinduism. Use the multiple-choice assessment quizzes and the chapter examination to gauge your knowledge of the material.

CLEP Social Sciences and History: Japan, China and India - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

The video lessons in this chapter highlight the history and religions of these nations. Use these lessons to expand your knowledge of Hinduism's Vedic and Upanishad Periods as well as the significance of the Rock Edicts. When you've watched all of the lessons, you might have a better understanding of the:

  • Empire of Asoka the Great
  • Significance of the Perry expedition
  • Role of feudalism in Japanese Confucianism.
  • Ritual of filial piety

Video Objective
The Confucianism of Japan and Korea Learn about the Five Key Relationships as outlined by Confucianism.
The Westernization of Japan During the Meiji Era: History and Quiz Explore the events that led to Japan's decision to allow foreign trade with Westerners.
The Vedic and Upanishadic Periods: Description, Influences and Texts Read about the origins of the Vedas scriptures.
Emperor Asoka: The Height of Buddhism Discuss Asoka's conversion to Buddhism.
The Origins of Hinduism: The Indus River Valley and the Harappa Culture Explore Moksha concepts along with the beginnings of Hinduism.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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