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Hane, Mikiso

Overview
Works: 43 works in 219 publications in 3 languages and 9,272 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Conversation and phrase books  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Translator, Author of introduction, Editor, Other
Classifications: DS881, 952
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Most widely held works by Mikiso Hane
Modern Japan : a historical survey by Mikiso Hane( Book )

47 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Integrating political events with cultural, economic, and intellectual movements, Modern Japan provides a balanced and authoritative survey of modern Japanese history. A summary of Japan's early history, emphasizing institutions and systems that influenced Japanese society, provides a well-rounded introduction to this essential volume, which focuses on the Tokugawa period to the present. The fourth edition now includes the latest scholarship on feudal women, samurai tactics, Chonin education, political reforms in the late Tokugawa period, foreigners in Nagasaki during the Meiji Restoration, and early feminism in the later Meiji period. Bringing Japanese history up to date, the final chapter details current issues, including the impact of the Gulf Wars on Japanese international relations and the recent controversies over Japanese war crimes, the so-called Comfort Women, and the Yasukuni war memorial
Peasants, rebels, and outcastes : the underside of modern Japan by Mikiso Hane( Book )

14 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van de veranderingen in de Japanse maatschappij van midden 19e eeuw tot aan de capitulatie in 1945
Premodern Japan : a historical survey by Mikiso Hane( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This newly revised volume drawn from Professor Hane's classic text, Japan: A Historical Survey, presents a rich account of early Japanese history for students. Important elements of early Japanese history persist in present-day Japan more tenaciously than is sometimes realized. Hane traces the key developments of Japanese history in the premodern period, including the establishment of the imperial dynasty, early influences from China and Korea, the rise of the samurai class and the establishment of feudalism, the culture and society of the long Tokugawa period, the rise of Confucianism and Shinto nationalism, and, finally, the end of Tokugawa rule. Although the book is structured around major political developments, Hane also carefully integrates the social, economic, cultural, and intellectual aspects of Japanese history. His revisions incorporate important recent scholarship on this formative period of Japan's history
Reflections on the way to the gallows : rebel women in prewar Japan by Mikiso Hane( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Hirohito and his chief aide-de-camp : the Honjō diary, 1933-36 by Shigeru Honjō( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our land was a forest : an Ainu memoir by Shigeru Kayano( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 absorbed and destroyed in recent centuries by advancing Japanese. Based on the author's own experiences and on stories passed down from generation to generation, the book chronicles the disappearing world--and courageous rebirth--of this little-understood people. Kayano describes with disarming simplicity and frankness the personal conflicts he faced as a result of the tensions between a traditional and a modern society and his l
Eastern phoenix : Japan since 1945 by Mikiso Hane( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been fifty years since Japan admitted defeat and accepted the terms of the Potsdam Declaration following World War II. At the time, Japan was in shambles, its imperial dream shattered, and its people reduced to scrounging for sufficient food to stay alive. Yet over the past half century, Japan has remade itself and emerged as one of the leading economic powers in the world. How did Japan achieve this success, and what has this remarkable rebirth meant for the Japanese people? In Eastern Phoenix, Mikiso Hane closely examines historical factors that have contributed to Japan's postwar development politically, economically, socially, and culturally. Beginning with the occupation by U.S. forces under Gen. Douglas MacArthur, Hane shows how American reforms and initiatives combined with the political actions of subsequent Japanese leaders to create a country able to forge ahead economically while retaining many traditional aspects of prewar Japanese society. In addition to presenting a narrative overview of important events since 1945, Eastern Phoenix provides insight into the evolution of Japan's foreign relations, internal effects of prosperity on Japanese society, and problems that remain despite extraordinary progress. The book critically examines such media-hot topics as education, environmental degradation, organized crime, racial and class discrimination, the Japanese work ethic, and the role of women in society. To provide useful context for student readers, Hane frequently punctuates his discussion by contrasting Japanese statistics with those of the United States. The book also excels in examining how artists and writers have grappled with Japan's rapidly evolving contemporary history, and Hane points the reader toward books and films that can shed additional light on Japanese perceptions of the past fifty years.--Publisher description
Peasants, rebels, women, and outcastes : the underside of modern Japan by Mikiso Hane( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses diaries, memoirs, fiction, trial testimony, personal recollections, and eyewitness accounts to weave a fascinating tale of what ordinary Japanese endured throughout their country's booming economic growth
Japan : a short history by Mikiso Hane( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the ancient tea ceremony to the growth of industrial, global giants, this work covers nearly 10,000 years of Japanese economic, political and cultural history. The author focuses on recent topics to make the book relevant to modern readers
Premodern Japan : a historical survey by Mikiso Hane( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese historian Louis Perez brings Mikiso Hane's rich and beloved account of early Japanese history up-to-date in this thoroughly revised Second Edition of Premodern Japan. The text traces the key developments of Japanese history in the premodern period, including the establishment of the imperial dynasty, early influences from China and Korea, the rise of the samurai class and the establishment of feudalism, the culture and society of the long Tokugawa period, the rise of Confucianism and Shinto nationalism, and finally, the end of Tokugawa rule. While the text provides many political developments through the early modern period, it also integrates the social, cultural, and intellectual aspects of Japanese history as well. Perez's updates to the text provide a comprehensive overview of the major social, political, and religious trends in premodern Japan as well as offering the most current scholarship
Reflections on the way to the gallows : voices of Japanese rebel women by Mikiso Hane( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the intellectual history of Tokugawa Japan by Masao Maruyama( Book )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breve historia de Japón by Mikiso Hane( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide's manual for Spoken Japanese by Mikiso Hane( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of Hirohito : in search of modern Japan by Daikichi Irokawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People's Republic of China by Valjean McLenighan( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of China's history and life, especially since, under the Chinese Communist party, that country became the People's Republic of China in 1949
English liberalism and the Japanese enlightenment, 1868-1890 by Mikiso Hane( Book )

9 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breve historia de Japón by Mikiso Hane( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan : a culture in transition by Mikiso Hane( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Premodern Japan : a Historical Survey by Mikiso Hane( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This newly revised volume drawn from Professor Hane's classic text, Japan: A Historical Survey, presents a rich account of early Japanese history for students. Important elements of early Japanese history persist in present-day Japan more tenaciously than is sometimes realized. Hane traces the key developments of Japanese history in the premodern period, including the establishment of the imperial dynasty, early influences from China and Korea, the rise of the samurai class and the establishment of feudalism, the culture and society of the long Tokugawa period, the rise of Confucianism and Shi
 
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Peasants, rebels, and outcastes : the underside of modern Japan
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Hane 1922- Mikiso

Hane, Mikiso, 1922-

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Peasants, rebels, and outcastes : the underside of modern JapanPremodern Japan : a historical surveyReflections on the way to the gallows : rebel women in prewar JapanOur land was a forest : an Ainu memoirEastern phoenix : Japan since 1945Peasants, rebels, women, and outcastes : the underside of modern JapanJapan : a short historyStudies in the intellectual history of Tokugawa Japan