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Shively, Donald H. (Donald Howard) 1921-2005

Overview
Works: 58 works in 211 publications in 3 languages and 4,241 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sewamono  Drama  Literary criticism  Academic theses 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author, Other, 340
Classifications: DS835, 952
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Most widely held works about Donald H Shively
 
Most widely held works by Donald H Shively
Tradition and modernization in Japanese culture by Donald H Shively( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and held by 1,302 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. 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
Personality in Japanese history by Albert M Craig( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in kabuki : its acting, music, and historical context by James R Brandon( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love suicide at Amijima (Shinjū ten no Amijima) : a study of a Japanese domestic tragedy by Monzaemon Chikamatsu( Book )

26 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in English and German and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic study of the famous play by one of the most prominent Japanese playwrights has lost none of its appeal in the last half century. This monograph is divided in two parts, the first being a long introduction to the play, and the second a new translation of the original text supplemented with copious end notes. Originally published in 1953, the book is kept in print by the Center for Japanese Studies at the University of Michigan. -- Full review from gotterdammerung.org (see link)
Tradition and modernization in Japanese culture by Carmen Blacker( )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Japan( )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume covers the Heian period, the golden age of the Japanese imperial court. It emphasizes political history, the land system, provincial administration, the capital and its society, the acceptance of Buddhism and religious practices.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Dynasties of the East : Imperial China, Islands of the Rising Sun by Joyce Milton( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Japan by Kōzō Yamamura( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third volume of the Cambridge History of Japan is devoted to the three and a half centuries spanning the final decades of the twelfth century when the Kamakura bakufu was founded to the mid-sixteenth century when civil wars raged following the demise of the Muromachi bakufu. Volume 3 contains 13 specially commissioned essays written by leading Japanese and American scholars that survey the historical events and developments in medieval Japan's polity, economy, society and culture, as well as its relations with its Asian neighbours. The essays reflect the most recent scholarly research on the history of this period. The volume creates a rich tapestry of the events that took place during these colourful centuries, when the warrior class ruled Japan, institutions underwent fundamental transformations, the economy grew steadily, and Japanese culture and society evolved with surprising vitality to leave legacies that still characterize and affect contemporary Japan. A meticulously prepared glossary of terms and a chronological table of major historical events and developments are included
The Cambridge history of Japan by Peter Duus( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Cambridge history of Japan by Marius B Jansen( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume consists of an interrelated collection of authoritative and analytical chapters by specialists in the history of nineteenth-century Japan that discuss the fissures in late feudal society, the impact of and responses to the West, the overthrow of the shogunal government, and the revolutionary changes that were instituted as defensive measures to strengthen the country against what seemed a dangerous competition with the Western world. All of the chapters are based on current research and were writeen for students and scholars as well as for general readers who do not have a specialized knowledge of Japanese history
Heian Japan by Donald H Shively( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides the most comprehensive treatment of the Heian period, the golden age of the Japanese imperial court, in any Western language. From Heian-kyo, founded in 794, the Japanese emperor ruled over an elaborate government modelled on China's absolute monarchy. Ambassadors to the T'ang court and students studying in China brought back laws, ideas, Buddhism, temple architecture, sculpture, and wall-painting. Chinese influences blended with native Japanese elements in courtly painting, calligraphy, poetry and prose. The world's first novel, The Tale of Genji, was completed about 1020. In 1185 the elegant and peaceful world of the court was shattered by the struggle of the Taira and Minamoto warrior clans, who usurped real political power and left the emperor with a symbolic, legitimizing role. Contributors to this volume emphasize political history, the land system, provincial administration, the capital and its society, aristocratic culture, and the acceptance of Buddhism and popular religious practices
The Cambridge history of Japan by John Whitney Hall( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive work surveys the historical events and developments in Japan's polity, economy, society and culture
The Cambridge history of Japan by Delmer Myers Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive work surveys the historical events and developments in Japan's polity, economy, society and culture
Tradition and Modernization in Japanese Culture( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nihon no rekishi to kosei : gendai Amerika Nihongaku ronshū( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tradition and Modernization in Japanese Culture( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Japan( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan's ancient age was a period of radical and political change during which a Chinese-style empire emerged. This volume of The Cambridge History of Japan spans the beginnings of human existence to the end of the eighth century, focusing on the thousand years between 300 BC and 784, the end of the fabulous Nara period. The volume explores this period in four stages: (1) The Yayoi period (to about AD 250) when small kingdoms and kingdom federations accumulated enough power to dispatch diplomatic missions to Korea and China; (2) the Yamato period (to 587) when priestly rulers, having gained economic and military power, conquered most of Japan; (3) the Century of Reform (to 710) when Japanese leaders, pressed by China's expanding T'ang empire, set out to build a strong Chinese-style empire of their own; (4) the Nara period (to 784) when spectacular literary, artistic, architectural, and religious advances were made
A Japanese domestic tragedy of the eighteenth century an annotated translation of Shinjū ten no Amijima by Donald H Shively( Book )

4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love Suicide at Amijima (Shinjū Ten no Amijima) by Donald H Shively( )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Japan( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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シャイヴリ, D. H.

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Languages
English (160)

Japanese (2)

German (1)