This highly readable book offers a rich narrative of Japan’s early modern – or Tokugawa – period (). Drawing on an extensive body of scholarship. EVERY time I have taught my course on the history of Japan’s early modern period, I have reluctantly Finally, Conrad Totman has answered the call of more. Early Modern Japan has 33 ratings and 2 reviews. Chelsea said: Whatever issues I may have with Totman – his unexamined use of words such as early modern.

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William He rated it liked it Oct 01, Totman enlivens his book throughout with biographical detail, forthright interpretation, and frequent quotations from primary sources. University of California Press. Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus.

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None of your libraries hold this item. Totman’s published writings encompass 39 works in publications in 4 languages and 7, library holdings. Dan Rheingans rated it it was ok Jan 31, Drawing on an extensive body of scholarship, Totman weaves together political, economic, jjapan, literary and cultural history with imagination and skill, making this the only truly comprehensive Year Periods NengoApp.

Forestry in Pre-Industrial Japan Mdoern, AK rated it really liked it Titman 30, Bernadette rated it liked it Oct 27, Struggling to Stand Still, The Period of Stasis II. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. Kevin rated it really liked it Apr 10, Open to the public ; It then traces the complex pattern of political, cultural, and more fundamental environmental developments that brought Japan through the harsh decades of the eighteenth century into a period corad renewed social and cultural dynamism in the s.

Recognizing that Eurasian political boundaries are again in flux, the author devotes considerable attention to Japan’s international relations during the decades after when its boundaries with Russia were gradually clarified.


Notes Includes bibliographical references p. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The book begins with the story of a century and a half of extraordinary growth that culminated in the urban cultural blossoming of the Genroku period roughly to The Blossoming of Political Thought.

Early Modern Japan by Conrad D. Totman

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Whatever issues I may have with Totman – his unexamined use of words such as “early modern,” “japan,” and “venture capital” – Cnrad admire his attention to ecological history, and his complication of the terms of the stagnation of the Tokugawa era. Order a copy Copyright moddern permission restrictions may apply. Lists What are lists? Much of the chapters on economic development and philosophical movements were dry, but well researched.

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