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Students analyze the internal and external causes of the Meiji Restoration. They look at the goals and policies of the state and their impact on Japan's modernization. Students also assess the impact of Western ideas on Japan and realize that there can be social costs of rapid cultural change. This guide involves watching movies and looking at reader's theatres, articles, and other sources of information.