Making Japan Great Again: The Imperial Rescript on Education

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Kang, Ayoung; Skabelund, Alistor; Stephenson, Matthew
Meiji; Imperial Rescript; education; Asian History; Japanese Studies
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The Meiji government used the Imperial Rescript on Education in order to develop nationalism and respond against the dominating presence of Western Imperialism by standardizing Meiji education and interpreting it to justify militarism.