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history of labor in modern Japan

Iwao Frederick Ayusawa

history of labor in modern Japan

by Iwao Frederick Ayusawa

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • International Labour Organisation.,
    • Labor unions -- Japan -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Iwao F. Ayusawa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6832 .A97 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 406 p. ;
      Number of Pages406
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4889258M
      ISBN 100837189918
      LC Control Number76020683

        "A Modern History of Japan is the best textbook available for courses on Modern Japan and Imperial Japan. As a leading scholar on Japanese labor history, Gordon provides insightful details from the perspective of ordinary Japanese, particularly the hardships, opportunities and resistance from workers and other non-elites during Japan's /5(). Professor Gordon teaches courses on modern Japanese history with a primary research interest in labor, class and the social and political history of modern Japan. His most recent book, Fabricating Consumers, examines the making of the modern consumer in 20th century Japan, with a particular focus on the sewing machine. He is currently working.

        Magisterial in vision, sweeping in scope, this monumental work presents a seamless account of Japanese society during the modern era, from to the present. A distillation of more than fifty years' engagement with Japan and its history, it is the crowning work of our leading interpreter of the modern Japanese experience.4/5(4). The history of Japan covers Japan and its relation to the world. It is characterized by isolationistic, semi-open and expansionistic periods.. The very first human habitation in the Japanese archipelago has been traced to prehistoric times aro BC. The Jōmon period, named after its cord-marked pottery, was followed by the Yayoi in the first millennium BC when new technologies were.

      In The Modern History of Japan: From Tokugawa Times to the Present, Andrew Gordon paints a richly nuanced and strikingly original portrait of the last two centuries of Japanese history. He takes students from the days of the shogunate--the feudal overlordship of the Tokugawa family--through the modernizing revolution launched by midlevel samurai in the late nineteenth century; the adoption of 3/5(1). The rulers who took power in initiated changes that amounted to a modern revolution in Japan. To understand this time of transformation one must first pay close attention to the political, social, and cultural order that came together in the s and to the many changes of the s and s.


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History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ayusawa, Iwao Frederick, History of labor in modern Japan. Honolulu, East-West Center Press [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Iwao Ayusawa. In this meticulously researched study, Sheldon Garon examines the evolution of Japan's governmental policies toward labor from the late nineteenth century to the present day, and he substantially revises prevailing views which depict relations between the Japanese state and labor simply in terms of suppression and mutual antagonism/5.

The State and Labor in Modern Japan Book Description: In this meticulously researched study, Sheldon Garon examines the evolution of Japan's governmental policies toward labor from the late nineteenth century to the present day, and he substantially revises prevailing views which depict relations between the Japanese state and labor simply in terms of suppression and mutual antagonism.

"A Modern History of Japan is the best textbook available for courses on Modern Japan and Imperial Japan. As a leading scholar on Japanese labor history, Gordon provides insightful details from the perspective of ordinary Japanese, particularly the hardships, opportunities and resistance from workers and other non-elites during Japan's industrial revolution and beyond."--George Kallander, Syracuse /5(17).

About the Book In this meticulously researched study, Sheldon Garon examines the evolution of Japan's governmental policies toward labor from the late nineteenth century to the present day, and he substantially revises prevailing views which depict relations between the Japanese state and labor simply in terms of suppression and mutual antagonism.

A HISTORY OF LABOR IN MODERN JAPAN. With dust jacket. A very good copy; dust jacket shows marginal wear.: Parnassus Book Service, Inc. Welcome visitor you can loginor create an account.

HomeWish List (0)Contact UsAbout UsMy AccountShopping CartCheckout. MENU. In this meticulously researched study, Sheldon Garon examines the evolution of Japan's governmental policies toward labor from the late nineteenth century to the present day, and he substantially revises prevailing views which depict relations between the Japanese state and labor simply in terms of suppression and mutual antagonism.

A History Of Modern Japan dates back tobut taken in the context of a 1, year-old civilization and culture fifty years is a negligible interlude. Nevertheless, some of the grammar and expressions in the book are somewhat anachronistic.4/5(3). In the tradition of Jonathan Spence's The Search for Modern China, an authoritative, comprehensive, up-to-date modern history of Japan.

In a brilliant history of Japan drawn from the top down and the bottom up, one of our best young historians conveys the turbulent political, economic, and social change that over four centuries positioned Japan as a modern world power.4/5(3).

The Nippon Foundation is a Social Innovation hub that works to achieve a better society through areas like support for children, persons with disabilities and support for disaster recovery.

By connecting people and organizations, we aim to achieve a society in which “all people support one another.”. Andrew Gordan's history of Japan is a very good book to read for any who know a little about Japan and would like to read into the very formation of the country we call Japan today.

He covers all bases in explaining some literally foreign concepts and includes sub-headings of different aspects of the period (i.e. Policies, treaties, the Daimyō etc.)/5(22).

The book with its yellowing pages lay unread on my book-shelf till I planned my visit to Japan. And what an experience it was. I could not have got the degree view of the Japanese mind, the people's philosophy of life, spiritual and material aspirations, their changing world view /5.

A Modern History of Japan: From Tokugawa Times to the Present. "A Modern History of Japan is the best textbook available for courses on Modern Japan and Imperial Japan. As a leading scholar on Japanese labor history, Gordon provides insightful details from the perspective of ordinary Japanese, particularly the hardships, opportunities and resistance from workers and other non-elites during Japan's industrial revolution and beyond."—George Kallander, 5/5(1).

"A Modern History of Japan is the best textbook available for courses on Modern Japan and Imperial Japan. As a leading scholar on Japanese labor history, Gordon provides insightful details from the perspective of ordinary Japanese, particularly the hardships, opportunities and resistance from workers and other non-elites during Japan's.

"A Modern History of Japan: From Tokugawa Times to the Present," by Andrew Gordon, is an interesting text on Japanese history, politics, economics and culture from the 's to It shows the evolution of what was once a very divided set of Daimyo lands, under the tutelage of a puppet Emperor and a powerful Shogun ruler/5.

The State and Labor in Modern Japan. By SHELDON GARON. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California, xvi, pp. $ In this book Sheldon Garon studies the Japanese state's response to the rise of industrial labor.

This is not another evaluation of how proletarian agitators or weak. The Modern History of Japan: From Tokugawa Times to the Present, Second Edition, paints a richly nuanced and strikingly original portrait of the last two centuries of Japanese takes students from the days of the shogunate - the feudal overlordship of the Tokugawa family - through the modernizing revolution launched by midlevel samurai in the late nineteenth century; the adoption of /5(30).A more typical title for a work such as this would be Modern Japanese History.

Such a title would suggest that the Japanese-ness of the story is central. It would point readers to a peculiarly “Japanese” story that happened to unfold in an era we call “modern.” This book is called A Modern History of Japan in order to shift the balance.A History of Japan, – Internal and External Worlds This book offers a distinctive overview of the internal and external pres-sures responsible for the making of modern Japan.

L. M. Cullen argues that Japanese policies and fears have often been caricatured in west-ern accounts which have viewed the expansion of the west in an un-Cited by: