I’m trying to study for my Writing course and I need some help to understand this question.
The detailed writing instruction is post in the attached file.
Select TWO of the following four terms/people and write an ID (for information on how to write an ID see the “Weekly Exam Guide and Rubric” in the Discussion Boards, Weekly Exams, and Research Papers Module). Your IDs should Not exceed one page double-spaced. Please be sure to focus on information you learned in this week’s lectures.
1) The Goseibai shikimoku
2) Ashikaga Takauji
4) Mongol Invasions of Japan
Please select ONE of the following questions and write a short essay. Be sure to utilize relevant assigned readings in your essays (for information on how to an essay see the “Weekly Exam Guide and Rubric” (see attached file) in the Discussion Boards, Weekly Exams, and Research Papers Module). Essays should not exceed three pages, word count t least 650 double-spaced. Only use attached reading, Please do not use outside sources. Instead focus on our course readings and lectures.
Please choose ONE of the following essay prompts:
1) Warriors of the Kamakura period were remarkably different from those of the sixteenth century. How did warrior society evolve over the course of the medieval period (approx. 1150s – 1550s)? Consider the roles warriors played in society and how warriors envisioned themselves. Feel free to consider warrior ethos (like your discussion board), but do not forget to include important historical events as well as larger changes in political institutions and warfare. Be sure to draw on lectures, readings, and any relevant examples from our film.
2) Commoner life changed drastically over the course of the medieval period (approx. 1150s-1550s). How did commoner society evolve between the twelfth and sixteenth centuries? Don’t forget to include important historical events as well as larger changes in political institutions and warfare. Be sure to make use the optional Nagahara Keiji reading as well as the lectures and film.