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Showa Japan

Political, Economic and Social History 1926-1989 (Routledge Library of Modern Japan)

by Stephen Large

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Published by Routledge/Thoemmes P .
Written in English


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Number of Pages1440
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Open LibraryOL7484040M
ISBN 100415143195
ISBN 109780415143196


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There is a more complete picture of the politics and history of Japan from the closing days of WW II and the financial recovery from the war with the beginning of America’s involvement in the Korean War/5(22). A master cartoonist and war vet details Japans involvement in World War II Showa A History of Japan continues the award-winning author Shigeru Mizukis autobiographical and historical account of Showa-era Japan.

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This volume deals with the period leading up to World War II, a time of high unemployment and other economic hardships caused by the Great Depression/5(29). Showa Volume III: The End of WWII () and the Sino-Japanese conflict ().

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This book focuses on the post-war period in Japan when the nation stood at the zenith of her economic power. Today, the term Showa is shorthand for a glamorous period in which, all too briefly, Japan was the richest nation on earth and the envy of the developed : Hans Brinckmann.

Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan provides the definitive account of his rich life and legacy. Meticulously researched and utterly engaging, this book is proof that the history of twentieth-century Japan cannot be understood apart from the life of its most remarkable and enduring leader.

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Stephen Large draws on a wide range of Japanese and Western sources in his study of Emperor Hirohito's political role in Showa Japan ().Cited by: 1st Edition Published on Aug by Routledge A representative cross-section of works by international scholars in Japanese history have been chosen her Showa Japan: Political, Economic and Social History - 1st Ed.

Japan's momentous Showa era began inwhen Emperor Hirohito ascended the throne, and ended with his death in This was a tumultuous period in modern Japanese history—a time of great disaster and tremendous triumph for Japan. This book focuses on the post-war period in Japan when the nation stood at the zenith of her economic power.

As the supporting parts maker of the SHOWA CORPORATION website, our company is carrying out a global expansion to 29 locations in 11 countries throughout the world, through manufacturing and sales activities. Hirohito (裕仁, 29 April – 7 January ) was the th emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of reigned as the emperor of the Empire of Japan (大日本帝國) from 25 December until 2 May and of the state of Japan (日本国) from 3 May until his death on 7 January He was succeeded by his fifth child and eldest son, : 24 FebruaryMusashi.

Showa Japan and the Concept of “To a ” Koyasu Nobukuni* I. To a The reason that I used “To a 東亞” instead of “East Asia” in this article is not to lose the former’s historical implications. In Japan, a book with a somewhat interesting title was recently published—The Idea of Toa. OnFile Size: KB.

Review: Shigeru Mizuki’s ‘Showa’ draws a graphic portrait of Japan Author Shigeru Mizuki and the cover of graphic novel “Showa A History of Japan” (Mizuki Pro / Drawn & Quarterly)Author: Ian Scheffler.

Get this from a library. Showa: the Japan of Hirohito. [Carol Gluck; Stephen Richards Graubard;] -- Presents a collection of essays that chart the history of twentieth-century Japan and offer a variety of perspectives on Japan's Showa era, which lasted from.

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Shōwa Statism (国家主義, Kokka Shugi) was a political syncretism of Japanese extreme right-wing political ideologies, developed over a period of time from the Meiji is sometimes also referred to as Shōwa nationalism or Japanese fascism. This statist movement dominated Japanese politics during the first part of the Shōwa period (reign of Emperor Hirohito).

The Constitution of Japan (Shinjitai: 日本国憲法 Kyūjitai: 日本國憲法, Nihon-Koku Kenpō) is the fundamental law of was enacted on 3 Mayas a new constitution for a post-war Japan. The constitution provides for a parliamentary system of government and guarantees certain fundamental its terms, the Emperor of Japan is "the symbol of the State Jurisdiction: Japan.

The work – the first volume of which was originally released in Japan in – was conceived as a massive multi-volume history of the Showa Era, which refers to the reign of Japanese emperor 10/ Showato - "Showa era sword" (this term refers to any sword made during the Showa era, tonot to whether it is handmade or not.) These are the literal rendering of the terms, but to collectors and students of Japanese swords, these terms carry specific connotations sometimes differing from the literal definitions of the terms.

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