Modern Japan: A Historical Survey

Editor/Author Hane, Mikiso and Perez, Louis
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Westview Press

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ISBN: 978-0-81-334694-6
Category: History - World history
Image Count: 7
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

A thoughtful and richly detailed survey of modern Japanese history from the Tokugawa period to the present.

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Table of Contents

  • A Note on Japanese and Chinese Names
  • Preface
  • 1 Japan Before the Seventeenth Century
  • 2 Establishment of the Tokugawa Bakufu
  • 3 The Late Tokugawa Period
  • 4 The Fall of the Tokugawa Bakufu
  • 5 The Meiji Restoration: The New Order
  • 6 The Continuing Meiji Revolution (I): Political Developments
  • 7 The Continuing Meiji Revolution (II): Cultural, Economic, and Social Developments
  • 8 Political Developments in Later Meiji
  • 9 The Conclusion of the Meiji Era
  • 10 The Era of Parliamentary Ascendancy (I)
  • 11 The Era of Parliamentary Ascendancy (II)
  • 12 The Ascendancy of Militarism
  • 13 The Road to War
  • 14 War and Defeat
  • 15 The Postwar Years (I): Reform and Reconstruction
  • 16 The Postwar Years (II): Political Developments After Independence
  • 17 Social and Educational Developments
  • 18 Cultural Developments
  • Appendix A: The Internet
  • Appendix B: Chronological Chart
  • Appendix C: List of Prime Ministers
  • Selected Bibliography