This is an updated edition of Conrad Totman’s authoritativehistory of Japan from Now includes more on women in history and more on internationalrelations. This authoritative and accessible book charts the history of Japan from c bc to the s. This is an updated edition of Conrad Totman’s authoritativehistory of Japan from c BC to the present day. The first edition was widely.
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Dispatched from the Histoy in 5 business days When will my order arrive? Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. A History of Japan. Description This is an updated edition of Conrad Totman’s authoritative history of Japan from c. The first edition was widely praised for combining sophistication and accessibility.
This title covers a wide range of subjects, including geology, climate, agriculture, government and politics, culture, literature, media, foreign relations, imperialism, and industrialism. It is updated hsitory include an epilogue on Japan today and tomorrow. Now includes more on women in history and more on international relations.
A History of Japan by Conrad D. Totman
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A History of Japan Conrad Totman. Back cover copy This authoritative and accessible book charts the history of Japan from c.
Conrad Totman conceptualizes the country’s history in terms of four major ages: Within this framework, he traces the changing patterns of human-environment relations and examines their interplay with the more familiar realms of political, socio-economic, and cultural history.
The book treats the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries in considerable detail and gives fullest coverage to the twentieth century when this island nation became a major player on the stage of world history. In its survey of this recent history, it explores: For the second edition, an epilogue has been added looking at Japan today and tomorrow, paying particular attention to environmental and diplomatic issues. Table of contents List of Illustrations. Japsn, Climate, and Biota. From Origins to Agriculture.
A History of Japan
Political Consolidation to CE. Establishing the Ritsuryo Order Ritsuryo Adaptation and Decay Classical Higher Culture The Age of Intensive Agriculture The Centuries of Disorder Medieval Higher Culture Establishing the Bakuhan Order The Age of Growth Stasis and Decay Crisis and Redirection The Age of Industrialism: Early Imperial Triumph Early Imperial Society and Culture.
Later Imperial Politics and Economy Later Imperial Society and Culture Drift to Disaster Politics and Economy Society and Environment The Culture of Entrepreneurial Japan Japan Today and Tomorrow. Glossary of Japanese Terms.
A History of Japan : Conrad Totman :
histody He is the author of ten previous books, including Japan before Perry: Book ratings by Goodreads. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
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