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Sources of Japanese history

David J. Lu

Sources of Japanese history

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan -- History -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) David John Lu.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS803
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13962091M

      Some sources are Japanese in origin, but others are U.S., so read and select a document carefully. The Japanese-Soviet Neutrality Pact: A Diplomatic History, Call Number: E-Book Author: Erin Owens. Sources of Japanese History- Volume Two by Lu David and a great selection of related books, Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Sources of Japanese Tradition is a best-selling classic, unrivaled for its wide selection of source readings on history, society, politics, education, philosophy, and religion in the Land of the Rising Sun/5(11). This is an essential book for anyone who is studying the Japanese culture and wants to understand their way of thinking. It contains cultural primary documents that have been translated into English. The author early on states that this book is best read after gaining initial knowledge of Japan's history, and I recommend that, too!4/5.

      Webb discusses a number of problems encountered in Japanese sources, such as how to interpret dates, weights and measures, names and places, and the use of legal, historical and other written sources. A Guide to Reference Books for Japanese Studies. The International House Library of Japan Library, Author: Haruko Nakamura.   Historical Primary Sources Search this Guide Search. Japanese Studies. Resources for the study of Japanese history, language, and literature. Rare book collection 貴重書コレクション (University of Tsukuba) This collection includes materials of the Modern Japanese Political History Materials Room, which originally belonged to Author: Jonathan Daso.   Sources of Japanese History. By David Lu. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 2 vols.: (I) ix, pp; (II) ix, pp. Appendix, Index, n.p.l. - Through Japanese Author: Mikiso Hane. Unification by Toyotomi Hideyoshi -- Japan's Christian century -- VIII. Tokugawa: Era of Peace -- Control of vassals -- Methods of rural control -- Control of theurban areas -- Control of Buddhist temples -- Closing of the country -- Growth of commerce -- Managing the economy -- Commerce as a calling -- IX. Intellectual Currents in Tokugawa Japan -- Variety of Tokugawa Confucianism 4/5(1).

    Since it was first published more than forty years ago, "Sources of Japanese Tradition," Volume 2, has been considered the authoritative sourcebook for readers and scholars interested in Japan from the eighteenth century to the post-World War II period/5. Now greatly expanded to include the entire twentieth century, and beginning in , Sources of Japanese Tradition presents writings by modern Japan's most important philosophers, religious figures, writers, and political leaders. The volume offers extensive introductory essays and commentary to assist in understanding the documents' historical settings and significance. Nagai Ryutaro, • "Some Questions for President Roosevelt" () [PDF] • Japanese Ambassador Hiroshi Saito on the Conflict in the Far East [PDF] • The Atomic Bomb Background reading discussing some of the events that preceded the U.S. dropping of the atomic bomb and presenting some of the questions left about the necessity and results of the bombing. Japanese history textbook controversies involve controversial content in one of the government-approved history textbooks used in the secondary education (junior high schools and high schools) of controversies primarily concern the Japanese nationalist efforts to whitewash the actions of the Empire of Japan during World War II.. Another serious issue is the constitutionality of the.


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