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The Foundations of Japan"s Modernization

A Comparison With China"s Path Towards Modernization (Brill"s Japanese Studies Library)

by Yoshiie Yoda

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Social history,
  • Japan - History,
  • General,
  • History - General History,
  • Japan,
  • Sociology,
  • History,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • 1868-,
  • 1861-1912,
  • China

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9076456M
    ISBN 109004099999
    ISBN 109789004099999

    Book Description: Essays on the Iwakura Embassy, the realistic painter Takahashi Yuichi, the educational system, and music, show how the Japanese went about borrowing from the West in the first decades after the Restoration: the formulation of strategies for modernizing and the adaptation of Western models to Meiji culture. In this book Tohata regarded small farmers and landowners in Japanese agriculture as ‘passive economic subjects’ and asked who was the true ‘mover’ of the agricultural development. He found the answer in the market-creative function of the manufacturer of agricultural products and in the organizational function of the government.

    The government was initially involved in economic modernization, providing a number of "model factories" to facilitate the transition to the modern period. After the first twenty years of the Meiji period, the industrial economy expanded rapidly until about with inputs of advanced Western technology and large private investments. Support Program for Translation and Publication on Japan The Japan Foundation provides financial assistance for foreign publishers to translate and /or publish Japan-related books. The grant shall cover part of the translation cost and/or publishing cost (paper cost, .

    Modernization in China and Japan. I. Defining Modernization. A. Becoming more like the modern world. 1. What does that mean? a. largely, modernization = westernization. b. possible positive or negative connotations. 2. Will be of extreme importance historically, still having impact today. B. Characteristics of modernization. 1. high rate of. An Outlook of Japanese Grant-Making Foundations The Japan Foundation Center Tokyo, Japan Introduction Definition of Grant-Making Foundations Japan has no legally defined concept of grant-making foundations. Article 34 of the Civil Code refers to incorporated foundations (zaidan hojin), which include "grant-making.


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The Foundations of Japan's Modernization: A Comparison With China's Path Towards Modernization (Brill's Japanese Studies Library) Hardcover – August 1, by Yoda (Author), Bernd Radtke (Translator) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price Cited by: 2. The Foundations of Japan's Modernization | Tracing and evaluating the development in the history of Japanese culture and society that permits Japan's rapid and continuing modernization, Professor Yoda provides a new and original approach to the modernization of Japan. Tracing and evaluating the development in the history of Japanese culture and society that permits Japan's rapid and continuing modernization, Professor Yoda provides a new and original approach to the modernization of Japan.

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