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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 45 related to Secret Memoirs of the Shoguns: Isaac Titsingh and Japan, 1779-1822.   

Eastern Phoenix: Japan Since 1945

Mikiso Hane - History - 1996 - 260 pages
Looks at how Japan remade itself into an econmic leader after the devastation of World War II, and discusses Japanese politics, society, and culture
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The Birth of Japan's Postwar Constitution

Koseki Shoichi - Political Science - 1998 - 276 pages
This 1989 Yoshino Sakuzo prize-winning book is essential reading for understanding Japan’s postwar constitution, political and social history, and foreign policy. The most ...
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Order by Accident: The Origins and Consequences of Group Conformity in ...

Alan S. Miller, Satoshi Kanazawa - Social Science - 2001 - 156 pages
This book explains the emergence of social order in Japan as an unintended consequence of institutionalized group conformity, and then traces out how that conformity affects a ...
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North Koreans in Japan: Language, Ideology, and Identity

Sonia Ryang - Social Science - 1997 - 248 pages
This fascinating ethnography provides unique insights into the history, politics, ideology, and daily life of North Koreans living in Japan. Because Sonia Ryang was raised in ...
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Our Land was a Forest: An Ainu Memoir

Shigeru Kayano - Social Science - 1994 - 172 pages
This book is a beautiful and moving personal account of the Ainu, the native inhabitants of Hokkaido, Japan's northern island, whose land, economy, and culture have been ...
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Abortion Before Birth Control: The Politics of Reproduction in Postwar Japan

Tiana Norgren, Christiana A. E. Norgren - History - 2001 - 242 pages
Why has postwar Japanese abortion policy been relatively progressive, while contraception policy has been relatively conservative? The Japanese government legalized abortion in ...
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The Taiheiki: A Chronicle of Medieval Japan

Kojima Hōshi, Helen Craig McCullough - Fiction - 1959 - 401 pages
A classic tale recounting the adventures and intrigue of Emperor Go–Daigo (1288 — 1339) and his court, including his rise to power, his exile and his triumphant return to the ...
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Tales of Old Japan

A. B. Mitford - Fiction - 1966 - 429 pages
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