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Political development in modern Japan

Robert Edward Ward

Political development in modern Japan

by Robert Edward Ward

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Politics and government -- 1868-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robert E. Ward. Contributors: Ardath W. Burks [and others]
      Series[Studies in the modernization of Japan], 4
      ContributionsBurks, Ardath W., Conference on Modern Japan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS881.9 .W37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 637 p.
      Number of Pages637
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5984697M
      LC Control Number66014309

      Jansen's book is hefty and detailed but very enlightening on the political and social history of modern Japan, with asides on Japanese culture and even philosophy. One gets a good insight into the many influences on Japan and Japan's responses.4/5.   "A Modern History of Japan: From Tokugawa Times to the Present," by Andrew Gordon, is an interesting text on Japanese history, politics, economics and culture from the 's to It shows the evolution of what was once a very divided set of Daimyo lands, under the tutelage of a puppet Emperor and a powerful Shogun ruler/5.

      This book will be useful to those interested in comparative politics, international studies, development studies, and political economy more generally. “Jeffry Frieden weaves together a powerful theoretical framework with comparative case studies of the region’s five largest debtor states. Modern Japanese Political Thought and International Relations critiques the formation of non-western International Relations by assessing Japanese political concepts to contemporary IR discourses since the Meji Restoration, to better understand knowledge exchanges in intercultural contexts. Each chapter focuses on a particular aspect of this.

        This incisive intellectual history of Japanese social science from the s to the present day considers the various forms of modernity that the processes of development or rationalization have engendered and the role social scientists have played in their emergence. Andrew E. Barshay argues that Japan, together with Germany and pre-revolutionary Russia, represented forms of developmental. Modern Japanese history can be divided into four periods: The period of the Tokugawa shôguns; feudal political order with economic and social change occurring in a gradual manner. This period saw growing urbanization, the spread of popular education and the rise of the merchant class.


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