Power, Conflict and the Making of Modern Asia

Topic: Power, Conflict and the Making of Modern Asia

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Essay must include an introduction which states your main argument clearly and succinctly.

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Clearly identify the question you have answered for this assignment.

Write an essay of approximately 2000 words on ONE of the following topics.

Question 1 Compare and contrast the different effects of imperialism on two East and/or Southeast Asian societies up to the end of World War II. What factors are responsible for the similarities and differences identified?

Question 2 ‘The emergence of nationalism and struggles for independence in the societies of Asia must be seen as the product of both external and internal factors’. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Illustrate your answer with reference to the development of nationalism up to the achievement of independence in at least one East or Southeast Asian society of your choice.