Feudal Japan

1. What is Feudalism?

A form of government

What led to the rise of Feudalism in Japan?

The weak government could not control the fighting of the daimyo

3. What are 3 types of art ancient Japan and how did it impact/influence society at that time period?

Haiku- Japan developed Haiku poetry, three lines of 5, 7, and 5 syllables

Noh- Retelling of legends and folktales


4. What was the social structure of Feudal Japan? Be sure to explain why each class is placed where they were in the Japanese social structure.

Emperor(the leader of japan, but had no real power), shotgun and daimyo(powerful land owners that controlled  the power in Japan), peasants and artists(they were the lowest as they did not produce anything that contributed to society)

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