MIT Visualizing Cultures
The "Westernization" of Japan included strengthening the military and engaging in major wars against both China and Tsarist Russia. These remarkable propaganda prints from the Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston illustrate Japan's startling victory in the Sino-Japanese War.

This unit was funded in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities, The d'Arbeloff Excellence in Education Fund, The Center for Global Partnership, The Andrew Mellon Foundation, and MIT iCampus Outreach.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology © 2008 Visualizing Cultures
MIT Visualizing CulturesMenu
MIT Visualizing Cultures
Asia Rising
MIT Visualizing Cultures VC Units MIT Visualizing Cultures About VC VC Scholars Partner Institutions Outreach Conferences & Events Contact Join Us Follow Us Units Icon View Text View Curriculae Globetrotters’s Japan: People Essay Visual Narratives Image Gallery Curriculum