This research paper should be a problem-solving paper. First, you must identify a specific question to find out, and your research will achieve a solution. Research question: - The specific question is that even though the Meiji restoration brought Japan a leap forward in economic and industrial development, the Meiji restoration in Japan was not complete for the revolution of ideological and a large number of feudal remnants were retained, and these remnants of feudal ideology gradually fused and affected the militarism that gradually formed in the Meiji restoration, which eventually leading to Japan took the way militarism for aggression and expansion. Therefore, the research question is that in addition to the reform and promotion of Japan's economy and culture, the Meiji restoration also stimulated the rise of Japanese militarism and laid a foreshadowing for Japan's foreign aggression during the second world war. The final essay is a doubled-spaced (1800words) research paper. This paper should be a problem-based paper, but not an encyclopedic report or summary of historical facts. The paper should contain a clear thesis with supporting evidence, and should explore an idea, issue, or theme that you wish to find out (the Meiji restoration also stimulated the rise of Japanese militarism and laid a foreshadowing for Japan's foreign aggression during the Second World War). Readings: - You should use these two books (Modern Japan A Historical Survey 5th, chapter 5-9; Premodern Japan A Historical Survey, chapter 10) and at least three outside sources other than these two books as the sources to explore the research question, please cite the reference if the idea is not yours. Format: - MLA, 6-9pages(1800words, excluding work cited), double-spaced, 1" margins, 12-pointfont(Times New Roman), and don't play with fonts and margins to get to 6-9pages(not too short, not too long) - A descriptive paper title, page numbers, citations, and bibliography/work cited are required. This paper is for you to grain further understanding of some aspects of Japanese civilization, history, culture, and society. Through the process of research, you are encouraged to explore your critical understanding of Japanese culture and to help enrich your intellectual life.