⑯記紀の編纂と大仏建立 ＊古事記と日本書紀 ＊行基と大仏建立
⑲平安文化 ＊遣唐使廃止の理由 ＊仏像の見方 ＊仮名文字と女流文学
⑳武士の台頭と院政 ＊上皇・法皇・院・院政 ＊日本の天皇と中国の皇帝
・第１章のまとめ 古代とはどんな時代か ・歴史豆辞典（第１章のまとめ）
New History Textbook for Middle School Students
Series No. 3, Chapter 1: Japan from Prehistory to Ancient Times
- The Paleolithic, Jomon, Yayoi, Kofun, Asuka, Nara, and Heian periods -
Sections 3 & 4.
Series No. 3 contains Chapter 1, Sections 3 & 4.
Tale of Genji (Genji Monogatari), the world’s first great novel was written by a court lady, Murasaki Shikibu, in the Heian period.(Section 4, p. 86)
Chapter 1, Section 3: The founding of the Ritsuryo State
Topic11 - Prince Shotoku's political revolution Under what circumstances did Prince Shotoku implement his new style of politics?
Summarized Translation of the Seventeen Article Constitution (AD 604)
Topic 12 - The envoys to Sui China and the title of "emperor" What was the relationship between Shotoku's policy of
diplomatic equality with the Sui and the introduction of the title of tenno, Japan's unique word for "emperor"?
Topic 13 ? The Taika Reforms How did the Soga clan fall from power and give way to the establishment of an emperor-centered nation?
Topic 14 ? The road to the Ritsuryo State In what ways did Japan develop as a nation following its defeat in the Korean
Peninsula in the second half of the seventh century?
Topic 15 ? The Taiho Code and Heijo-kyo What was the structure of Japan's ancient Ritsuryo State
Topic 16 ? The compilation of the Kojiki and Nihon Shoki and construction of the Great Buddha With what objective did Japan write
its national histories and build the Great Buddha?
Topic 17 ? The Asuka and Tempyo cultures What were the distinguishing features of Japanese culture in the seventh and eighth
centuries? Chapter 1, Section 4: The development of the Ritsuryo State
Topic 18 ? Heian-kyo and regency government How did Regency government arise in Japan?
Topic 19 ? Heian culture Why did national culture blossom during the Heian period? Kana and Women's Literature
Topic 20 ? The rise of the samurai and cloistered rule In what way did cloistered rule begin in Japan and
how was it related to the rise of the samurai?
CHAPTER 1 SUMMARY: SUMMING UP THE ANCIENT PERIOD
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○『新しい歴史教科書』（新版・中学社会）（自由社）英訳シリーズ その１－第１章「古代までの日本」１節、２節 （平成29年5月22日）