7 edition of Saving in postwar Japan. found in the catalog.
by East Asian Research Center, Harvard University; distributed by Harvard University Press in Cambridge
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 109-113.
|Series||Harvard East Asian monographs,, 35|
|LC Classifications||HC465.S3 B5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 117 p.|
|Number of Pages||117|
|LC Control Number||78119071|
She also traces important episodes in Yasukuni's postwar history, including the filing of lawsuits against the shrine and recent attempts to reinvent it for the twenty-first century. Through a careful analysis of the shrine's history over one and a half centuries, her work views the making and unmaking of a modern militaristic Japan through the Cited by: After World War II had ended, Japan was devastated. All the large cities (with the exception of Kyoto), the industries and the transportation networks were severely damaged. A severe shortage of food continued for several years. The occupation of Japan by the Allied Powers started in August and ended in April General MacArthur was its first Supreme Commander.
The immense public demand for fiction in postwar Japan has been fed by the prolific output of its writers. Yasunari Kawabata, who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in , has been praised for the delicate aesthetic sensibility of his novels. A trove of primary source materials, From Postwar to Postmodern, Art in Japan – is an invaluable scholarly resource for readers who wish to explore the fascinating subject of avant-garde art in postwar Japan. In this comprehensive anthology, an array of key documents, artist manifestos, critical essays, and roundtable discussions are translated into English for the first time.
The Christian Science Monitor is an international news organization that delivers thoughtful, global coverage via its website, weekly magazine, online daily edition, and email newsletters. Post-occupation Japan is the period in Japanese history which started after the Allied occupation of Japan that ended in In that time, Japan has established itself as a global economic and political power. The American-written post-war constitution was enacted on November 3, and became effective May 3,
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Book Description: Analyzes the rates and determinants of savings in postwar Japan. eISBN: Subjects: History, Business, Economics, Finance, Library Science × Close Overlay.
Table of Contents. YOUR INSTITUTION DOES NOT HAVE ACCESS TO THIS BOOK ON JSTOR. Saving in postwar Japan. Cambridge, East Asian Research Center, Harvard University; distributed by Harvard University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Tuvia Blumenthal.
As the title implies, this book was intended to provide the viewpoint to overview postwar Japan as an entity, upto 80s. The subjects, covered in this fat book ( pages), vary from economy, mass culture, urban lifestyle to political practice.4/4(1). Savings in the economic growth of post-war Japan.
Bombay, Published for Indian Institute of Asian Studies [by] Asian Studies Press  (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Manas Ranjan Sinha; Indian Institute of Asian Studies. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award for Nonfiction, finalist for the Lionel Gelber Prize and the Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize, Embracing Defeat is John W.
Dower's brilliant examination of Japan in the immediate, shattering aftermath of World War II. Drawing on a vast range of Japanese sources and illustrated with dozens of astonishing documentary photographs Cited by: Table of contents. Introduction: Revisiting Postwar Japan, Christopher Gerteis and Timothy S.
George \ Part I: Civic Imaginations \ 1. The Art of Bourgeois Culture in Kamakura, Laura E. Hein \ 2. Furusato-zukuri: Saving Home Towns by Reinventing Them, Timothy S. George \ 3. Searching for Furusato History in Kaminoseki, Martin Dusinberre \ Part II: Legacies of War and Occupation \ 4.
Finding a Place in Metropolitan Japan: Transpositions of Everyday Life, William Kelly. Formations of Mass Culture, Marilyn Ivy. Consuming and Saving, Charles Yuji Horioka. The Death of "Good Wife, Wise Mother", Kathleen S. Uno. Unplaced Persons and Movements for Place, Frank K.
Dower's book is an in-depth study of postwar Japan and how it responded to its crushing defeat at the hands of the allied forces. Dower meticulously combed through myriad sources; political, social and artistic, to get a sense of the people's mindset /5(K).
Book Description: Japan's catapult to world economic power has inspired many studies by social scientists, but few have looked at the 45 years of postwar Japan through the lens of history. The contributors to this book seek to offer such a view.
A good collection of articles about the history, politics, and sociologiy of postwar Japan, written and published in the early s.
Most of the articles have stood the test of time -- hardly surprising with contributions from well-regarded scholars such as John Dower and and Marilyn Ivy/5. Japan (jəpăn´), Jap.
Nihon or Nippon, country ( est. pop. ,),sq mi (, sq km), occupying an archipelago off the coast of E Asia. The capital is Tokyo, which, along with neighboring Yokohama, forms the world's most populous metropolitan region.
Land Japan proper has four main islands, which are (from north to south) Hokkaido, Honshu (the largest island, where the.
The book you want to hunt down is Embracing Defeat by John Dower. He is a well respected scholar who has done a number of works on Japan in the 20th century, and Embracing Defeat looks at the immediate post-war period as Japan rebuilt and "rebranded", so to speak.
Although it covers the 40ss, not 50ss, it really should be the first source you pick up I would venture, since that is. The idea, according to a new book, “Kakeibo: The Japanese Art of Saving Money,” is to become more mindful in the way we look at our finances.
Using a journal in this way forces us to really Author: WHIMN. The Protests That Made and Unmade Japan’s Postwar Left a recent book by Nick Kapur, Japan at the the looming questions of postwar politics—not only Japan’s place in. Buy Kakeibo: The Japanese Art of Budgeting & Saving Money by Chiba, Fumiko (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.
Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). The tempo of Japan's postwar recovery from the wartime destruction appears rapid in comparison with that of the countries of Western Europe, because the postwar collapse in Japan was so great, but it actually took the prewar per capita GNP longer to recover in Japan than it did in by: 8.
About Post-war Japan as a Sea Power. In Post-war Japan as a Sea Power, Alessio Patalano incorporates new, exclusive source material to develop an innovative approach to the study of post-war Japan as a military archival-based history of Asia's most advanced navy, the Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force (JMSDF), looks beyond the traditional perspective of viewing the modern Japanese.
Japan's catapult to world economic power has inspired many studies by social scientists, but few have looked at the 45 years of postwar Japan through the lens of history. The contributors to this book seek to offer such a view.
In "Waste: Consuming Postwar Japan," Eiko Maruko Siniawer traces the evolution of Japanese values and aspirations from to the present.
SAVING money is a resolution for many people as begins, and a method from Japan, Kakeibo, is sweeping Europe with promises of savings of up to 35 per : Lauren O'callaghan. 1 In addition to the usual books, newspapers, magazines, and other documentary sources, this paper draws upon die results of a questionnaire distributed in Japan and upon a number of conversations with Japanese critics and writers.
These conversations took place in Japan in the period between September, and June, Japanese treatments useful in a study of post-war Cited by: 1.Japanese literature - Japanese literature - The postwar novel: The aggressive wars waged by the Japanese militarists in the s inhibited literary production.
Censorship became increasingly stringent, and writers were expected to promote the war effort. In –45, as World War II was being fought in the Pacific, little worthwhile literature appeared.The end of Japan’s empire appeared to happen very suddenly and cleanly – but, as this book shows, it was in fact very messy, with a long period of establishing or re-establishing the postwar order.
Moreover, as the authors argue, empires have afterlives, which, in the case of Japan’s empire, i.