Essay about Russia vs. Japan
that a country can’t have a system of education that is too complicated for the people to understand, otherwise it would be completely ineffective. Knowing this, Japan created a form of government that was practical, successful, and easy to understand by the common people.
As you would expect, Russia and Japan had to endure severe hardships during their time of transition into a new form of government. To combat the rough times their government’s and economies were facing, both Japan and Russia decided to focus their efforts on (Not only did Japan and Russia both strive to better educate their people, but they also focused a good portion of their efforts on) expanding their manufacturing industries and economies(). In Japan the coal mining industry played a large role in the growth of the Japanese economy.(200) Not to mention, the silk industry also had an impact on the Meiji Empire, and greatly affected the lives of Japanese women and children.(199) This was because often times the Japanese minorities were forced to work in unfavorable and torchorous conditions.(199) Not only did the Japanese focus on strengthening their coal and silk industries, but they also invested a