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Ōkuma Shigenobu

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Prince was a Japanese politician in the Empire of Japan and the 8th (June 30, 1898 – November 8, 1898) and 17th (April 16, 1914 – October 9, 1916) Prime Minister of Japan. [1]

92 relations: Allies of World War I, Antarctica, Aoki Shūzō, Artillery, Ōura Kanetake, Ōura scandal, Boshin War, Chōshū Domain, Chūseikai, China, Chinese literature, Confucianism, Constitution, Edo, Emperor Meiji, Emperor Taishō, Empire of Japan, English language, Enomoto Takeaki, Feudalism, Gen'yōsha, Genrō, German Empire, Gokoku-ji, Government of Meiji Japan, Guido Verbeck, Hagakure, Hara Takashi, Harry Smith Parkes, Hibiya Park, Hizen Province, Home Ministry, House of Peers (Japan), Ichiki Kitokurō, Independent politician, Inoue Kaoru, Inukai Tsuyoshi, Ishii Kikujirō, Itagaki Taisuke, Itō Hirobumi, Katō Takaaki, Kazoku, Kenseitō, Kuroda Kiyotaka, Kyoto, Liberal Party of Japan (1881), Marquess, Matsukata Masayoshi, Meiji oligarchy, Meiji Restoration, ..., Minister for Foreign Affairs (Japan), Minister of Finance (Japan), Ministry of Agriculture and Commerce, Ministry of Industry (Japan), Nagasaki, Nagato Province, National Diet, New Testament, Nishi Tokujirō, Order of the Chrysanthemum, Order of the Paulownia Flowers, Order of the Rising Sun, Prime Minister of Japan, Prince, Rangaku, Rikken Dōshikai, Rikken Kaishintō, Saga Domain, Saga Prefecture, Saga, Saga, Saionji Kinmochi, Satsuma Domain, Shōgun, Shimpotō, Siemens scandal, Soejima Taneomi, Sonnō jōi, Terauchi Masatake, Tokugawa shogunate, Tokugawa Yoshinobu, Tokyo, Twenty-One Demands, Unequal treaty, United States Declaration of Independence, Waseda University, Western culture, World War I, Yamada Nobumichi, Yamagata Aritomo, Yamamoto Gonnohyōe, Yomiuri Shimbun, Yukio Ozaki. Expand index (42 more) »

Allies of World War I

The Allies of World War I, or Entente Powers, were the countries that opposed the Central Powers in the First World War.

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Antarctica

Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent.

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Aoki Shūzō

was a diplomat and Foreign Minister in Meiji period Japan.

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Artillery

Artillery is a class of large military weapons built to fire munitions far beyond the range and power of infantry's small arms.

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Ōura Kanetake

was a politician and bureaucrat in late Meiji and early Taishō period Empire of Japan.

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Ōura scandal

of 1915 was one of several spectacular political scandals of late Meiji and Taishō period Japanese politics.

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Boshin War

The, sometimes known as the Japanese Revolution, was a civil war in Japan, fought from 1868 to 1869 between forces of the ruling Tokugawa shogunate and those seeking to return political power to the Imperial Court.

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Chōshū Domain

The was a feudal domain of Japan during the Edo period (1603–1867).

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Chūseikai

The Chūseikai (中正会, lit. Impartiality Society) was a political party in Japan.

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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Chinese literature

The history of Chinese literature extends thousands of years, from the earliest recorded dynastic court archives to the mature vernacular fiction novels that arose during the Ming Dynasty to entertain the masses of literate Chinese.

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Confucianism

Confucianism, also known as Ruism, is described as tradition, a philosophy, a religion, a humanistic or rationalistic religion, a way of governing, or simply a way of life.

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Constitution

A constitution is a set of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is governed.

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Edo

, also romanized as Jedo, Yedo or Yeddo, is the former name of Tokyo.

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Emperor Meiji

, or, was the 122nd Emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from February 3, 1867 until his death on July 29, 1912.

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Emperor Taishō

was the 123rd Emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from 30 July 1912 until his death in 1926.

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Empire of Japan

The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Enomoto Takeaki

Viscount was a Japanese samurai and admiral of the Tokugawa navy of Bakumatsu-period Japan, who remained faithful to the Tokugawa shogunate and fought against the new Meiji government until the end of the Boshin War.

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Feudalism

Feudalism was a combination of legal and military customs in medieval Europe that flourished between the 9th and 15th centuries.

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Gen'yōsha

The was an influential Pan-Asianist group and secret society active in the Empire of Japan, and was considered to be an ultranationalist group by GHQ in the International Military Tribunal for the Far East.

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Genrō

was an unofficial designation given to certain retired elder Japanese statesmen, considered the "founding fathers" of modern Japan, who served as informal extraconstitutional advisors to the emperor, during the Meiji, Taishō, and Shōwa periods in Japanese history.

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German Empire

The German Empire (Deutsches Kaiserreich, officially Deutsches Reich),Herbert Tuttle wrote in September 1881 that the term "Reich" does not literally connote an empire as has been commonly assumed by English-speaking people.

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Gokoku-ji

is a Shingon Buddhist temple in Tokyo's Bunkyō.

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Government of Meiji Japan

The was the government that was formed by politicians of the Satsuma Domain and Chōshū Domain in the 1860s.

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Guido Verbeck

Guido Herman Fridolin Verbeck (born Verbeek) (23 January 1830 – 10 March 1898) was a Dutch political advisor, educator, and missionary active in Bakumatsu and Meiji period Japan.

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Hagakure

Hagakure (Kyūjitai:; Shinjitai:; meaning Hidden by the Leaves or hidden leaves), or is a practical and spiritual guide for a warrior, drawn from a collection of commentaries by the clerk Yamamoto Tsunetomo, former retainer to Nabeshima Mitsushige, the third ruler of what is now Saga Prefecture in Japan.

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Hara Takashi

was a Japanese politician and the 10th Prime Minister of Japan from 29 September 1918 until his assassination on 4 November 1921.

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Harry Smith Parkes

Sir Harry Smith Parkes (24 February 1828 – 22 March 1885) was a British diplomat who served as Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary and Consul General of the United Kingdom to the Empire of Japan from 1865 to 1883 and the Chinese Qing Empire from 1883 to 1885, and Minister to Korea in 1884.

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Hibiya Park

Hibiya Park (日比谷公園 Hibiya Kōen) is a park in Chiyoda City, Tokyo, Japan.

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Hizen Province

was an old province of Japan in the area of Saga and Nagasaki prefectures.

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Home Ministry

The was a Cabinet-level ministry established under the Meiji Constitution that managed the internal affairs of Empire of Japan from 1873 to 1947.

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House of Peers (Japan)

The was the upper house of the Imperial Diet as mandated under the Constitution of the Empire of Japan (in effect from 11 February 1889 to 3 May 1947).

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Ichiki Kitokurō

Baron was a statesman, politician and cabinet minister in Taishō and early Shōwa period Japan.

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Independent politician

An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.

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Inoue Kaoru

, GCMG was a Japanese politician and a prominent member of the Meiji oligarchy during the Meiji period of the Empire of Japan.

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Inukai Tsuyoshi

was a Japanese politician, cabinet minister, and Prime Minister of Japan from 13 December 1931 to 15 May 1932.

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Ishii Kikujirō

Viscount, was a Japanese diplomat and cabinet minister in Meiji, Taishō and early Shōwa period Japan.

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Itagaki Taisuke

Count was a Japanese politician and leader of the, which evolved into Japan's first political party.

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Itō Hirobumi

Prince was a Japanese statesman and genrō.

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Katō Takaaki

Count was a Japanese politician and the 14th Prime Minister of Japan from 11 June 1924 until his death on 28 January 1926, during the period which historians have called "Taishō Democracy".

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Kazoku

The was the hereditary peerage of the Empire of Japan, which existed between 1869 and 1947.

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Kenseitō

The Kenseitō (憲政党, "Constitutional Party") was a political party in the Meiji period Empire of Japan.

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Kuroda Kiyotaka

Count, also known as, was a Japanese politician of the Meiji era.

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Kyoto

, officially, is the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture, located in the Kansai region of Japan.

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Liberal Party of Japan (1881)

The is the name of several liberal political parties in the history of Japan, two of which existed in the Empire of Japan prior to 1945.

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Marquess

A marquess (marquis) is a nobleman of hereditary rank in various European peerages and in those of some of their former colonies.

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Matsukata Masayoshi

Prince was a Japanese politician and the 4th (May 6, 1891 – August 8, 1892) and 6th (September 18, 1896 – January 12, 1898) Prime Minister of Japan.

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Meiji oligarchy

The Meiji oligarchy was the name used to describe the new ruling class of Meiji period Japan.

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Meiji Restoration

The, also known as the Meiji Ishin, Renovation, Revolution, Reform, or Renewal, was an event that restored practical imperial rule to the Empire of Japan in 1868 under Emperor Meiji.

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Minister for Foreign Affairs (Japan)

The of Japan is the Cabinet member responsible for Japanese foreign policy and the chief executive of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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Minister of Finance (Japan)

The is the member of the Cabinet of Japan in charge of the Ministry of Finance.

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Ministry of Agriculture and Commerce

The was a cabinet-level ministry in the government of the Empire of Japan from 1881-1925.

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Ministry of Industry (Japan)

The was a cabinet-level ministry in the Daijō-kan system of government of the Meiji period Empire of Japan from 1870-1885.

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Nagasaki

() is the capital and the largest city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in Japan.

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Nagato Province

, often called, was a province of Japan.

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National Diet

The is Japan's bicameral legislature.

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New Testament

The New Testament (Ἡ Καινὴ Διαθήκη, trans. Hē Kainḕ Diathḗkē; Novum Testamentum) is the second part of the Christian biblical canon, the first part being the Old Testament, based on the Hebrew Bible.

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Nishi Tokujirō

Baron was a statesman and diplomat in Meiji period Japan.

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Order of the Chrysanthemum

is Japan's highest order.

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Order of the Paulownia Flowers

The is an order presented by the Japanese government.

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Order of the Rising Sun

The is a Japanese order, established in 1875 by Emperor Meiji of Japan.

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Prime Minister of Japan

The is the head of government of Japan.

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Prince

A prince is a male ruler or member of a monarch's or former monarch's family ranked below a king and above a duke.

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Rangaku

Rangaku (Kyūjitai: 學/Shinjitai: 蘭学, literally "Dutch learning", and by extension "Western learning") is a body of knowledge developed by Japan through its contacts with the Dutch enclave of Dejima, which allowed Japan to keep abreast of Western technology and medicine in the period when the country was closed to foreigners, 1641–1853, because of the Tokugawa shogunate's policy of national isolation (sakoku).

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Rikken Dōshikai

The was a political party active in the Empire of Japan in the early years of the 20th century.

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Rikken Kaishintō

The was a political party in Empire of Japan.

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Saga Domain

, also known as Hizen Domain, was a Japanese domain in the Edo period.

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Saga Prefecture

is a prefecture in the northwest part of the island of Kyushu, Japan.

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Saga, Saga

is the capital city of Saga Prefecture, located on the island of Kyushu, Japan.

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Saionji Kinmochi

Prince was a Japanese politician, statesman and twice Prime Minister of Japan.

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Satsuma Domain

, also known as Kagoshima Domain, was a Japanese domain of the Edo period.

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Shōgun

The was the military dictator of Japan during the period from 1185 to 1868 (with exceptions).

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Shimpotō

was a short-lived political party in Meiji period Japan.

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Siemens scandal

of January 1914 was one of several spectacular political scandals of late Meiji and Taishō period Japanese politics, leading to the fall of the cabinet of Yamamoto Gonnohyoe.

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Soejima Taneomi

was a diplomat and statesman during early Meiji period Japan.

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Sonnō jōi

was a Japanese and Chinese political philosophy and a social movement derived from Neo-Confucianism; it became a political slogan in the 1850s and 1860s in the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate during the Bakumatsu period.

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Terauchi Masatake

Gensui Count, GCB (5 February 1852 – 3 November 1919), was a Japanese military officer, proconsul and politician.

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Tokugawa shogunate

The Tokugawa shogunate, also known as the and the, was the last feudal Japanese military government, which existed between 1600 and 1868.

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Tokugawa Yoshinobu

was the 15th and last shōgun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan.

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Tokyo

, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.

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Twenty-One Demands

The Twenty-One Demands (対華21ヶ条要求, Taika Nijūikkajō Yōkyū) were a set of demands made during the First World War by the Empire of Japan under Prime Minister Ōkuma Shigenobu sent to the government of the Republic of China on January 8, 1915.

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Unequal treaty

Unequal treaty is the name given by the Chinese to a series of treaties signed with Western powers during the 19th and early 20th centuries by Qing dynasty China after suffering military defeat by the West or when there was a threat of military action by those powers.

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United States Declaration of Independence

The United States Declaration of Independence is the statement adopted by the Second Continental Congress meeting at the Pennsylvania State House (now known as Independence Hall) in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776.

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Waseda University

, abbreviated as, is a Japanese private research university in Shinjuku, Tokyo.

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Western culture

Western culture, sometimes equated with Western civilization, Occidental culture, the Western world, Western society, European civilization,is a term used very broadly to refer to a heritage of social norms, ethical values, traditional customs, belief systems, political systems and specific artifacts and technologies that have some origin or association with Europe.

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World War I

World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.

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Yamada Nobumichi

was a statesman in early Meiji period Japan.

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Yamagata Aritomo

Prince, also known as Yamagata Kyōsuke, was a Japanese field marshal in the Imperial Japanese Army and twice Prime Minister of Japan.

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Yamamoto Gonnohyōe

, also called Gonnohyōe, was an admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy and the 16th (20 February 1913 – 16 April 1914) and 22nd (2 September 1923 – 7 January 1924) Prime Minister of Japan.

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Yomiuri Shimbun

The is a Japanese newspaper published in Tokyo, Osaka, Fukuoka, and other major Japanese cities.

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Yukio Ozaki

was a Japanese politician of liberal signature, born in modern-day Sagamihara, Kanagawa.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ōkuma_Shigenobu

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