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The Taming of the Samurai

Honorific Individualism and the Making of Modern Japan

by Eiko Ikegami

  • 360 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Social history,
  • Samurai,
  • General,
  • Culture,
  • Japan - History,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Philosophy,
  • Reference,
  • Japan,
  • History,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Bushido,
  • Ethics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7693611M
    ISBN 100674868080
    ISBN 109780674868083

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In addition to explaining the cultural origins of contemporary forms of social organization in Japan, The Taming of the Samurai makes a major contribution to the cross-cultural study of individuality and identity.”―Janet Goff, Japan Quarterly “An important contribution to Japanese sociology and history.”Cited by: The Taming of the Samurai: Honorific Individualism and the Making of Modern Japan.

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Cited by: From their rise in ancient Japan, through their dominance The Taming of the Samurai book warrior lords in the medieval period, and their subsequent transformation to quasi-bureaucrats at the beginning of the Tokugawa era, the samurai held center stage in Japan until their abolishment after the opening up.

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She accomplishes this by focusing on the diverse roles that the samurai have played in Japanese history/10(12). A Christian Samurai will surprise many readers when they discover that Christian moral teachings not only survived the long period of persecution but influenced Japanese society throughout the.

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This the hard-to-find First Edition of this iimportant book of the Samurai. It is NEW and unmarked in a new and unmarked dust jacket Militaristic groups active around ninth and tenth centuries are seen as the origin of the samuari cult.

The term means 'to serve,' and they served the ruling class, the nobility/5(87). An ambitious effort by a sociologist at Yale University, this book has already been widely praised by prominent American political scientists and historians for answering how the Japanese achieved modernity without traveling the route taken by Western countries.

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The Taming Of The Samurai Honorific Individualism And. This book examines the notion of honor with an eye to dissecting its intellectual demise and with the aim of making a case for honor’s rehabilitation.

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The Taming of the Samurai Honorific Individualism and the Making of Modern Japan. av Eiko Ikegami. Häftad Engelska, This book has already been widely praised by prominent American political scientists and historians for answering how the Japanese achieved modernity without traveling the route taken by Western countries.

Eiko Ikegami, The Taming of the Samurai: Honorific Individualism and the Making of Modern Japan. Harvard University Press, pp, includ ing notes, plus Index and eight illustrations.

The author acknowledges two great aids to her book, among others. The first is her association with the School of Social Science at Princeton. The second isAuthor: David Richardson. The first is the samurai ethos of what she labels 'honorific individualism' marked by an obsession with personal dignity, self-esteem, and reputation The second is the unresolvable and /5(90).

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