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Modern Japan, Student Economy Edition

A Historical Survey, 5th Edition

By Mikiso Hane

Routledge

610 pages

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Description

This book presents the essential facts of modern Japanese history. It covers a variety of important developments through the 1990s, giving special consideration to how traditional Japanese modes of thought and behavior have affected the recent developments.

Table of Contents

A Note on Japanese and Chinese Names -- Preface -- Japan Before the Seventeenth Century -- Establishment of the Tokugawa Bakufu -- The Late Tokugawa Period -- The Fall of the Tokugawa Bakufu -- The Meiji Restoration -- The Continuing Meiji Revolution (I) -- The Continuing Meiji Revolution (II) -- Political Developments in Later Meiji -- The Conclusion of the Meiji Era -- The Era of Parliamentary Ascendancy (I) -- The Era of Parliamentary Ascendancy (II) -- The Ascendancy of Militarism -- The Road to War -- War and Defeat -- The Postwar Years (I) -- The Postwar Years (II) -- Social and Educational Developments -- Cultural Developments -- The Internet -- Chronological Chart -- List of Prime Ministers

About the Author

Hane, Mikiso

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies