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Conference on Modern Japan

Overview
Works: 11 works in 17 publications in 1 language and 34 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Festschriften  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Other
Classifications: DS822.25, 915.2033
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Most widely held works by Conference on Modern Japan
Tradition and modernization in Japanese culture by Donald H Shively( Book )

2 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 the second half of the volume, the darker side, the pathology of modernization, is seen. The adjustment of the individual and the effects of progressive modernization on culture in an increasingly complex, twentieth-century society are recurring themes. They are illustrated with particular intensity in the experience of such writers as Natsume Soseki and Kobayashi Hideo, in the thought of Nishida Kitaro, and in the millenarian aspects of the new religions
Aspects of social change in modern Japan by Ronald Philip Dore( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an examination of the consequences of Japan's rapid industrialization upon interpersonal relations. Based upon current theories of Western experiences with modernization, these studies show that the Eastern changes do not conform to Western patterns.Originally published in 1967.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Dilemmas of growth in prewar Japan by James William Morley( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sixth and final volume in the series published for the Conference on Modern Japan reviews the political, economic and foreign policy problems faced by Japan during the 1930's and '40's. James Morley's introductory chapter, "Choice and Consequence," and Edwin O. Reisehauer's conclusion. "What Went Wrong?" define the context of the discussion. Contents: "Foreword," John Whitney Hall. 1. "Introduction: Choice and Consequence," James William Morley. PART ONE: Political and Military. II. "The Bureaucracy as a Political Force, 1920-45," Robert M. Spaulding, Jr. III. "Retrogression in Japan's Foreign Policy Decision-Making Process," Chihiro Hosoya. IV. "The Failure of Military Expansionism," Akira Iriye. V. "The Radical Left and the Failure of Communism," George M. Beekmann. PART TWO: Economic and Social. VI. "Rural Origins of Japanese Fascism," R.P. Dore and Tsutomu Ouchi. VII. "The Economic Muddle of the 192O's," Hugh I. Patrick. VIII. "Big Business and Politics in Prewar Japan," Arthur E. Tiedemann. PAKT THREE: Intellectual. IX. "Intellectuals as Visionaries of the New Asian Order," James B. Crowley. X. "Nakano Seigo and the Spirit of the Meiji Restoration in Twentieth- Century Japan," Tetsuo Najita. XI. "Oyama Ikuo and the Search for Democracy," Peter Duus. PART FOUR: Comparisons and Conclusions. XII. "Japan and Germany in the Interwar Period," Kentaro Hayashi. XIII. "What Went Wrong?" Edwin O. Reischauer. Index. Originally published in 1974. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Changing japanese attitudes toward modernization by Marius B Jansen( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The results of the process of modernization which started in Japan in the 19th century and continues today are remarkable in history. This volume contains essays by leading scholars on Japan, including two important studies on the impact of modernization on the life of the country. It is the first in a series of five volumes that stems from the Association for Asian Studies' Conference on Modern Japan.Originally published in 1965.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
State and Economic Enterprise in Japan by William W Lockwood( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political development in modern Japan by Robert E Ward( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Political development in modern Japan by Robert E Ward( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Studies in the modernization of Japan( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Aspects of social change in modern Japan by Reinhard Bendix( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is an examination of the consequences of Japan's rapid industrialization upon interpersonal relations. Based upon current theories of Western experiences with modernization, these studies show that the Eastern changes do not conform to Western patterns. Originally published in 1971. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Tradition and modernization in Japanese culture by Carmen Blacker( )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tradition and modernization in Japanese culture( )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Association for Asian Studies. Conference on Modern Japan

Kindai Nihon Kenkyū Kaigi

Languages
English (17)