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The Resource A modern history of Japan : from Tokugawa times to the present, Andrew Gordon

A modern history of Japan : from Tokugawa times to the present, Andrew Gordon

Label
A modern history of Japan : from Tokugawa times to the present
Title
A modern history of Japan
Title remainder
from Tokugawa times to the present
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Gordon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Andrew
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS881.9
LC item number
.G66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japan
  • Japan
Label
A modern history of Japan : from Tokugawa times to the present, Andrew Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-365) and index
Contents
Introduction: enduring imprints of the longer past -- 1: Crisis of the Tokugawa regime -- The Tokugawa polity -- Social and economic transformations -- The intellectual world of late Tokugawa -- The overthrow of the Tokugawa -- 2: Modern revolution, 1868-1905 -- The Samurai revolution -- Participation and protest -- Social, economic, and cultural transformations -- Empire and domestic order -- 3: Imperial Japan from ascendance to ashes -- Economy and society -- Democracy and empire between the world wars -- The depression crisis and responses -- Japan in wartime -- Occupied Japan: new departures and durable structures -- 4: Postwar and contemporary Japan, 1952-2000 -- Economic and social transformations -- Political struggles and settlements of the high-growth era -- Global power in a polarized world: Japan in the 1980s -- Beyond the postwar era
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiv, 400 p.
Isbn
9780195339222
Lccn
2008032833
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)236117425
Label
A modern history of Japan : from Tokugawa times to the present, Andrew Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-365) and index
Contents
Introduction: enduring imprints of the longer past -- 1: Crisis of the Tokugawa regime -- The Tokugawa polity -- Social and economic transformations -- The intellectual world of late Tokugawa -- The overthrow of the Tokugawa -- 2: Modern revolution, 1868-1905 -- The Samurai revolution -- Participation and protest -- Social, economic, and cultural transformations -- Empire and domestic order -- 3: Imperial Japan from ascendance to ashes -- Economy and society -- Democracy and empire between the world wars -- The depression crisis and responses -- Japan in wartime -- Occupied Japan: new departures and durable structures -- 4: Postwar and contemporary Japan, 1952-2000 -- Economic and social transformations -- Political struggles and settlements of the high-growth era -- Global power in a polarized world: Japan in the 1980s -- Beyond the postwar era
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiv, 400 p.
Isbn
9780195339222
Lccn
2008032833
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)236117425

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