500-600 words 36 hours Japanese culture reading

As a late nation-state, Japan was built upon Western institutions, technologies, and understanding, conjointly after a while a traditionalist convertibility acquired from reinvented notions of “uniqueness and exclusivity”(the nativist and ethnocentric thoughts). Discuss this arrogation, after a while exceptional regard to developments in the Tokugawa and Meiji periods. Include as abundant apt details as possible