Life in the Floating World: Ukiyo-e Prints And the Rise of the Merchant Class in Edo Period Japan

Students examine famous woodblock prints of artists such as Hiroshige and Hokusai as primary documents to help them gain insight on Japanese history. They relate the woodblock images to the social hierarchy of the period.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Visual Arts
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Duration
3 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Research
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