A Genealogy of 'Japanese' Self-images

A Genealogy of 'Japanese' Self-images
Author : Eiji Oguma
Publisher : ISBS
Total Pages : 486
Release : 2002
ISBN 10 : 1876843047
ISBN 13 : 9781876843045
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Eiji Oguma demonstrates that the myth of ethnic homogeneity was not established during the Meiji period, nor during the Pacific War, but only after the end of World War II. Oguma also examines how the peoples of the Japanese colonies were viewed in prewarliterature on ethnic identity.

A Genealogy of 'Japanese' Self-images
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Eiji Oguma
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: ISBS

Eiji Oguma demonstrates that the myth of ethnic homogeneity was not established during the Meiji period, nor during the Pacific War, but only after the end of W
A History of Japan
Language: en
Pages: 720
Authors: Conrad Totman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-11 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This is an updated edition of Conrad Totman’s authoritative history of Japan from c.8000 BC to the present day. The first edition was widely praised for combi
Japanstudien. Band 19/2007
Language: de
Pages: 285
Authors: Peter Backhaus
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: IUDICIUM Verlag

Der aktuelle Band der Japanstudien beschäftigt sich mit dem Thema Familie. Er besteht aus zehn themenrelevanten Beiträgen und sechs Buchbesprechungen, von den
A Companion to Japanese History
Language: en
Pages: 633
Authors: William M. Tsutsui
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-20 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to Japanese History provides an authoritative overview of current debates and approaches within the study of Japan’s history. Composed of 30 chapt
Race and Racism in Modern East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 617
Authors:
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-01 - Publisher: BRILL

Race and Racism in Modern East Asia juxtaposes Western racial constructions of East Asians with constructions of race and their outcomes in modern East Asia. Th
Japanstudien. Band 16/2004
Language: de
Pages: 338
Authors: Andrea Germer
Categories: Aufsatzsammlung
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: IUDICIUM Verlag

Die Beiträge zum diesjährigen Schwerpunktthema „Grenzgänge – (De-)Konstruktion kollektiver Identitäten in Japan" zeigen in Form von Fallstudien im Verei
Social Commentary on State and Society in Modern Japan
Language: en
Pages: 181
Authors: Yoneyuki Sugita
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-18 - Publisher: Springer

This anthology analyzes societal and cultural aspects of modern Japan. It identifies the dynamic trend and undercurrent in Japan by addressing three key areas:
Imaging Disaster
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Gennifer Weisenfeld
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-14 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Imaging Disaster is a rich social history of Japan’s Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923. Drawing on a kaleidoscopic range of images from the fine arts, magazines,
Postcolonial Migrants and Identity Politics
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Ulbe Bosma
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

These transfers of sovereignty resulted in extensive, unforeseen movements of citizens and subjects to their former countries. The phenomenon of postcolonial mi
On the Persistence of the Japanese History Problem
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Hitomi Koyama
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-13 - Publisher: Routledge

In Japan, people often refer to August 15, 1945 as the end of "that war." But the duration of "that war" remains vague. At times, it refers to the fifteen years