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Japan"s Competing Modernities

Sharon Minichiello

Japan"s Competing Modernities

Issues in Culture and Democracy 1900-1930

by Sharon Minichiello

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by University of Hawaii Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • c 1900 - c 1914,
  • History,
  • Culture,
  • Japan - History - 20th Century,
  • History - General History,
  • Japan,
  • History: World,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Politics and government,
  • 1868-1912,
  • 1912-1926,
  • Civilization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8161372M
    ISBN 100824819314
    ISBN 109780824819316

    Originally in , this classic published work by a leading Japanologist examines the problems and accomplishments of the Meiji period (), which formed the roots of modern Japan. E. H. Norman reveals how elites maintained their political and economic domination during the period. He writes not simply about the emergence of modern Japan but also about the emergence of modernity itself. Download file to see previous pages (Minichiello S. () Japan's Competing Modernities: Issues In Culture and Democracy, , p.3) It is also marked by serious pollution problems, resulting from Meiji industrial policy. Except for these tendencies, the health of a new emperor was weak and this fact led to the shift in political power from oligarchic clique to the parliament and.

    The MAKING of MODERN JAPAN Marius B. Jansen the belknap press of harvard university press Cambridge, Massachusetts Third printing, First Harvard University Press paperback edition, Book design by Marianne Perlak Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Jansen, Marius B. The making of modern Japan / Marius B. Jansen. p. cm. The Japanese victory over Russian forces had shown the peoples of the Orient that Colonial Imperialists could be defeated and the Asian peoples could persevere in a war against the lphsbands.com Japanese gained renown that carried over into 2nd WW.

    Books about modern Japan. Thorn Tree forum Country forums North-East Asia Japan. Enter custom title (optional) I think the most famous book about the politics of modern Japan is The Enigma of Japanese Power by Karel van Wolferen. It is not a very positive book by the way. It . That is an interesting thought experiment. What is even more interesting is that we also have a historial analog in China. Both China and Japan were approached by European forces. In Japan, there was a civil war (i.e. the Meiji Restoriation) subse.


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