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Rozman, Gilbert

Overview
Works: 92 works in 521 publications in 3 languages and 16,156 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Creator
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Most widely held works by Gilbert Rozman
The Modernization of China by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in Chinese and English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu lun shu le zhong guo xian dai hua shi ye zai ge ge shi qi fa zhan de jian nan li cheng
Japan in transition, from Tokugawa to Meiji by Marius B Jansen( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book social scientists scrutinize the middle decades of the nineteenth century in Japan. That scrutiny is important and overdue, for the period from the 1850s to the 1880s has usually been treated in terms of politics and foreign relations. Yet those decades were also of pivotal importance in Japan's institutional modernization. As the Japanese entered the world order, they experienced a massive introduction of Western-style organizations. Sweeping reforms, without the class violence or the Utopian appeal of revolution, created the foundation for a modern society. The Meiji Restorat
The East Asian region : Confucian heritage and its modern adaptation by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The contributors to this volume range over 2,000 years of history as they show how Confucian values spread throughout the region in premodern times and how these values were transformed in an age of modernization. The introduction by Gilbert Rozman discusses the special character of East Asia. In Part I Patricia Ebrey analyzes the Confucianization of China; JaHyun Kim Haboush, that of Korea; and Martin Collcutt, the much later diffusion of Confucianism in Japan. In Part II Rozman compares types of Confucianism in nineteenth-century China and Japan and their adaptability in the twentieth century, while Michael Robinson adds an overview of modern Korean perceptions of Confucianism. The contributors to this volume range over 2,000 years of history as they show how Confucian values spread throughout the region in premodern times and how these values were transformed in an age of modernization. The introduction by Gilbert Rozman discusses the special character of East Asia. In Part I Patricia Ebrey analyzes the Confucianization of China; JaHyun Kim Haboush, that of Korea; and Martin Collcutt, the much later diffusion of Confucianism in Japan. In Part II Rozman compares types of Confucianism in nineteenth-century China and Japan and their adaptability in the twentieth century, while Michael Robinson adds an overview of modern Korean perceptions of Confucianism
Urban networks in Chʻing China and Tokugawa Japan by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

34 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ch'ing China and Tokugawa Japan were unusually urbanized premodern societies where about one half of the world's urban population lived as late as 1800. Gilbert Rozman has drawn on both sociology and history to develop original methods of illuminating the historical urbanization of China and Japan and to provide a way of relating urban patterns to other characteristics of social structure in premodern societies. The author also hopes to redirect the analysis of premodern societies into areas where China and Japan can be compared with each other and with other large scale societies. The author divides central places into seven levels and determines how many levels were present in each country century by century. Through this method he is able to demonstrate how Japan was rapidly narrowing China's lead in urbanization and show that Japan was relatively efficient in concentrating resources in high level cities. Explanations for differences in urban concentration are sought in: a general discussion of the social structure of each country; an analysis of marketing patterns; a detailed study of Chihli province and the Kant? region; an examination of regional variations; and a comparison of Peking and Edo, which were probably the world's largest cities throughout the eighteenth century. 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
A mirror for socialism : Soviet criticisms of China by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban networks in Russia, 1750-1800, and premodern periodization by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book takes an entirely new approach to the evolution of cities and of societies in premodern periods. Refining the theory advanced in his earlier study of China and Japan, Gilbert Rozman examines the development of Russia over several centuries with emphasis on the period immediately preceding the Industrial Revolution. He makes possible comparison of urbanization in five countries (including England and France as well as Russia) and develops a systematic framework for analyzing cities of varying size. Originally published in 1976. 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
Japan's response to the Gorbachev era, 1985-1991 : a rising superpower views a declining one by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gorbachev's transformation of both Soviet socialism and the Cold War world atmosphere kindled a far-reaching debate in Japan. Would Japan at last free itself of its secondary postwar standing? Would a new Soviet system and world order soon be established? Gilbert Rozman argues in Japan's Response to the Gorbachev Era, 1985-1991 that Japanese perceptions of the Soviet Union are distinctive and are helpful for understanding what will become an influential worldview." "Focusing on diverse opinion leaders and the relationship between the Japanese media, policy-making, and public opinion, Rozman shows how long-standing negative images of Soviet socialism and militarism have been reconsidered since the mid-1980s. His analysis treats burning issues such as the Northern Territories dispute, the Soviet commitment to reform, and the Soviet-American relationship. It also sheds light on Japanese views of Soviet history, modernization, and national character. Such views reveal some of the building blocks for the emergent Japanese worldview."--Jacket
Dismantling communism : common causes and regional variations by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the late 1980s communism had begun to crumble in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. Yet today, the fate of communism throughout the world is far from certain. As former communist nations continue to undergo dramatic change in the 1990s, it is becoming apparent that the road away from communism is not a smooth path from Marxism to capitalism but one that may lead to different and quite unexpected destinations. Dismantling Communism takes a close look at the long-term forces of change and reform in communist countries. Stepping back from the optimists' giddy proclamations of Cold War "victory" as well as from the pessimists' warning that communism could rise again, the book presents two comparative approaches to analyzing the transformation of communism. The first approach is regional, stressing the commonalities and differences that exist among communist nations and states in the Soviet Union, Eastern Europe, China, and Asia. Other chapters use a topical approach to explore the causes and pattern of transformation. Dismantling Communism is a timely look at the dizzying events that are reshaping the modern world. Its authors, experts on communism from a variety of fields and disciplines, provide insightful analysis and reasoned judgments. Their aim is not to predict the outcome of the transformation of communism throughout the world, but to suggest the significance reform will have in remaking the world community of the twenty-first century
The Chinese debate about Soviet socialism, 1978-1985 by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study, based largely on Chinese journals rarely available to Western scholars, explores the abrupt turnabout of Chinese views of the Soviet Union from condemnations of revisionism" to appreciation for problems common to both countries. Originally published in 1987. 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
Northeast Asia's stunted regionalism : bilateral distrust in the shadow of Globalization by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book paints a comprehensive picture of the pursuit of regionalism across Northeast Asia in the fifteen years following the cold war. In each of six periods, it identifies the main dynamic of regionalism and the problems that slowed regionalism's advance. It examines the evolving strategies of four countries - China, Japan, South Korea, and Russia - emphasizing the importance of bilateral relations while keeping in mind the globalizing U.S. role. By focusing on debates in each country, most of which have been little covered in English, the book demonstrates how suspicious neighbors and clashing strategies have undermined aspirations for regionalism. While false starts keep giving way to fresh hopes, only by learning the lessons of this transitional era will regionalism be placed on a stable footing. These include embracing globalization more fully while using regionalism for balance, working together in integrating North Korea while recognizing South Korea's pivotal role, compromising to allow China and Japan to share leadership, and focusing on a long-term vision of Northeast Asia."--Jacket
Japan and Russia : the tortuous path to normalization, 1949-1999( Book )

15 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Population and marketing settlements in Ch'ing China by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategic thinking about the Korean nuclear crisis : four parties caught between North Korea and the United States by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview : the nuclear crisis and the regional context -- Navigating between the United States and North Korea -- The South Korean response: the nuclear crisis -- The South Korean response : the regional context and reunification -- The Chinese response : the nuclear crisis -- The Chinese response : the regional context and reunification -- The Japanese response : the nuclear crisis -- The Japanese response : the regional context and reunification -- The Russian response : the nuclear crisis / written by Evgeny Bazhanov -- The Russian response : the regional context and reunification
Soviet studies of premodern China : assessments of recent scholarship by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese strategic thought toward Asia by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text traces the development of Chinese thinking over four periods from the 1980s on and covers strategies toward: Russia and Central Asia, Japan, the Korean peninsula, Southeast and South Asia, and regionalism. It compares strategic thinking, arguing that the level was lowest under Jiang Zemin and highest under Hu Jintao
Russian strategic thought toward Asia by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume on Russia is the first in a series on strategic thinking in Asia. It examines four periods since the 1980s and covers views of China, Japan, the Korean peninsula, Central Asia. South and Southeast Asia, and regionalism in general. With an emphasis on Northeast Asia, the geographical chapters provide an in-depth look at how foreign policy toward separate areas was guided. The overview examines how strategic thinking evolved white reflecting on the factors that shaped it. The book explains the Putin era's ambivalent approach to Asia, and highlights lessons from earlier approaches that are worthy of further attention."--Jacket
U.S. leadership, history, and bilateral relations in Northeast Asia by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book explores the rising importance of history in reshaping international relations in Northeast Asia"--
Japanese strategic thought toward Asia by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

16 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Japanese leaders and often the media too have substituted symbols for strategy in dealing with Asia. This comprehensive review of four periods over twenty years exposes the strategic gap in viewing individually and collectively China, Taiwan, the Korean peninsula, Russia, Central Asia, and regionalism." -- Publisher's information
East Asian security : two views( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new framework for Northeast Asian security must cope with the legacy of six decades of frequent changes in the region's great power relations. In order to realize the goals of the Joint Agreement in the Six-Party Talks, multilateralism is becoming more important. U.S. leadership faces challenges from: the Sino-U.S. rivalry that is better managed because of cooperation over North Korea; the Russo-U.S. rivalry that has intensified, although there is potential to stabilize it in this region; Sino-Russian partnership, which has drawn closer in response to the nuclear crisis but could be tested by progress that would reveal conflicting national interests; North Korean belligerence, which is unlikely to end even if the nuclear crisis is brought under control; South Korean balancing, which would remain even under a conservative president; and Sino-Japanese rivalry, which is somewhat under control in 2007 but remains the main barrier to regionalism. A U.S. regional strategy is needed that addresses all of these challenges in the context of the Six-Party Talks
Mirror for socialism by Gilbert Rozman( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert Rozman examines the Soviet debate on Chinese socialism, revealing striking similarities between what Soviet scholars write about China and what they criticize as anticommunist" in Western writing on the Soviet Union. Originally published in 1985. 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
 
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Japan in transition, from Tokugawa to Meiji
Alternative Names
Lo-tzu-man, Chi-erh-po-t'e

Luoziman, Ji'erbote

Rozman, Gilbert

로즈만, 길버트

Languages
English (325)

Chinese (17)

Spanish (1)

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Japan in transition, from Tokugawa to MeijiDismantling communism : common causes and regional variationsThe Chinese debate about Soviet socialism, 1978-1985Northeast Asia's stunted regionalism : bilateral distrust in the shadow of GlobalizationPopulation and marketing settlements in Ch'ing ChinaStrategic thinking about the Korean nuclear crisis : four parties caught between North Korea and the United StatesChinese strategic thought toward AsiaRussian strategic thought toward Asia