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Author Duus, Peter, 1933-
Title Modern Japan / Peter Duus.
Published Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1998.
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 Floor2  DS881.9 .D88 1998    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xv, 376 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The fall of the Tokugawa order, 1800-1868. Late Tokugawa society -- The political heritage -- Economic and social change -- The fall of the old order -- The pursuit of wealth and power, 1868-1905. Revolution from above -- Protest and dissent -- The turn toward stability -- The rise of imperialism -- The beginning of industrialization -- Political change, crisis and war, 1905-1945. The rise of party government -- Economic growth and social change -- The empire between the wars -- Militarism and war -- The Pacific war -- Peace, prosperity, and stability, 1945-present. Occupation, reform and recovery -- The politics of confrontation -- The economic miracle -- The price of affluence -- The conservative resurgence -- Japan in the 1990s.
Subject Japan -- History -- 1868-
Note First ed. published as: Rise of modern Japan
Collection Title Nippon Foundation.
Related To Online version: Duus, Peter, 1933- Modern Japan. 2nd ed. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1998 (OCoLC)606590701
ISBN 0395746043 (pbk.)
9780395746042 (pbk.)
OCLC number 38228076