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The politics of nature in nineteenth-century Japan

Julia Adeney Thomas

The politics of nature in nineteenth-century Japan

by Julia Adeney Thomas

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Published .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Maruyama, Masao, 1914-,
    • Japan -- History -- Meiji period, 1868-1912.,
    • Japan -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Julia Adeney Thomas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 94/2314 (D)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination2 v. (405 leaves)
      Number of Pages405
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1242223M
      LC Control Number94629102

      This brief edition - edited by Professor Morgenthau's former research assistant - is an updated version of the sixth edition of a text on international politics As such, it features the same themes, including national interest and power, that are commonplace among practitioners of foreign policy. The new format allows the instructor more flexibility - now he or she can assign the definitive 5/5(1). Read more about New Book - Politics of Empowerment: Disability Rights and the Cycle of Colonial Development and the Quest for Resources in Nineteenth-Century China Peter B. Lavelle New York: Columbia University Press (March ) Read more about Member book, Lavelle, The Profits of Nature: Colonial Development and the Quest for Resources in.

      Splitting Hairs: History and the Politics of Daily Life in Nineteenth-Century Japan Article in The Journal of Asian Studies 67(04) - November with 51 Reads How we measure 'reads'.   The “book of nature” in early modern Japan could not become a metaphor for knowledge about nature because this knowledge was literally based on “books on nature.” Even a well-known group of amateur naturalists from Nagoya, whose research historians have described as the most empirically oriented of the entire period, acknowledged canonical texts as their ultimate epistemological source.

        Bad Water: Nature, Pollution, & Politics in Japan, – By Robert Stolz. The notorious Ashio copper mine was the source of modern Japan’s first ecological disaster in the late nineteenth century. As the mine dumped its toxic effluvia into the Watarase River, the chemical wastes of copper production raced downstream with runoff and Author: Tristan R. Grunow. This volume focuses on Japan over the last one hundred years, with special emphasis on the twentieth century and the contemporary period. Chapters on cultural, intellectual and economic history, domestic politics and foreign relations trace the complex and multi-faceted process through which Japan has been transformed from an isolated agricultural society to an economic world power and model.


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Chapter 2: Stewardship and Plenitude: William Bartram, the Lake Poets, and Romantic Ecology, David Higgins. "Reconfiguring Modernity treats the linked transformations in conceptions of nature, the body, and society in Japan from the mid-nineteenth century through the s: from a static and hierarchical unity of cosmos and society, to a competitive and evolutionary "naturalized" society, and then again to a ‘family state’ and projected unitary Cited by: Practical Pursuits: Religion, Politics, and Personal Cultivation in Nineteenth-Century Japan Book Description: Sawada addresses the history of religion in nineteenth-century Japan at the level of individuals and small groups.

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Bad Water is a sophisticated theoretical analysis of Japanese thinkers and activists' efforts to reintegrate the natural environment into Japan's social and political thought in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth. The need to incorporate nature into politics was revealed by a series of large-scale industrial disasters in the s.

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Bad Water is a sophisticated theoretical analysis of Japanese thinkers and activists' efforts to reintegrate the natural environment into Japan's social and political thought in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth. The need to incorporate nature into politics was revealed by a series of large-scale industrial disasters in the s.

The Ashio Copper Mine unleashed massive amounts Brand: Robert Stolz. The government in power, the Tokugawa shogunate, was still opposed to opening up the country.

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