Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere refers to the proposed confederativestrategic vision and the political callfor the Japanese Empire in World War II. Since November 1938 the Japanese government issued a declaration to establish a Greater East Asia New Order, and desiredthat China, Japan, and Manchukuomutually helpto establish the relations thatpolitical, economic, cultural and other aspects of mutual chain . This basic policy idea was issued in Guards Statement which madeby Japanese Prime Minister Fumimaro Konoe .Having been trying to make Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere a whole, Japan and East Asia and Southeast Asia consideredcoexistence and common prosperity of the new order as the goal of the political system .However, Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere disappearedsince Japan was defeatedin the Pacific War . This essaywill discuss and analyze the three aspects,the origin, aims, and achievements, of the process Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere.
许多著作，如《大东合国论》（1850-1922）和《东方意识形态》（1863-1913）等，都提出了亚洲国家共同抗击西方列强的亚洲主义观点。然而，明治维新后，统一亚洲的意识迅速与日本的国力恶化，日本所谓的爱国者提出日本暂时难以与西方竞争，但可以争取弱国避免与西方对抗。The idea of Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Spherewas fromcatabolizedAsiaism .Japanese dream of Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Spheredid not format easily.Though it appearedto be a concept lately, ithad been bred as thought for a long time. Japan declared the Asiaism in the late 1800s, but soon it was catabolizedin ideology from the “prosper Asia” to “invade Asia” ,and the Conception of Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere is “prospering Asia”under therealintentionof “invading Asia” .
Many books, such as Co-state Theory in Big Eastby Tarui Tokichi(1850-1922), Oriental Idealsby Okakura Kakuz(1863-1913) and other books, have proposed perspectiveof Asiaism thatAsian countries jointly resist the Western powers . However, after the Meiji Restoration, the consciousnessof United Asia quickly souredwith Japan's national strength went strong , and Japan's so-called patriots proposed that Japanhad difficulty to compete with the West temporarily, but could obtain weaker countries to avoid confrontation with the West. In the early 1880s, the faction of civil rights who had been advocating Asiaism was repressed, so they turned to advocate expansionism of expanding outward . At that time United Asiano longerhadany practical significance, insteadwas extended as Japan'sexcuse of outward aggression as well as expansion and information acquisition................
Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere was born with the basis ofNational defense policyraised by Iwakuro Hideo(1897-1970) and Horiba Kazuo(1901-1953). The main contentsare“Japan will build a new order in which Japan, Manchukuo, China are a ring,Southeast Asia is included,and all citizens, ethnic groups will obtain liberation as well as freedom, and seek mutual common interests as well as achieve common prosperity .....................
Since 1940, Japan's Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere policy established,Japan began to do preparatory work for achieve Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere under the name of “self-existence and self-defense” . Before this, Japanese aggression against China could be said to have created very favorable conditions for implementationof the Japanese Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere plans,and the survival circle had basically established, and also economic circle partly achieved. After drawingthe failurein north route, specifically the Nomenkan event, Japan chose the south strategy. FirstlyJapan signed a non-aggression