Chapters 12-13

Japan

Taika Reforms

646

emulated China's Bureaucracy/Confucianism

Nara

710 - 784

Bureaucracy changed to aristocracy and Buddhist monks

Heian

794 - 857
  • Buddhists gained power

Fujiwara

857 - 1160

Taira clan dominant

1160 - 1185

Gempei wars

1180 - 1185

Kamakura Shogunate

1185 - 1333

Ashikaga Shogunate

1336 - 1573

Civil War (Leads to Daimyos)

1467 - 1477

Founding of Tokugawa Shogunate

1600

China

End of Han dynasty

220

Era of Division

220 - 589

Sui Dynasty

589 - 618

Tang Dynasty

618 - 907

Song Dynasty

960 - 1279