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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 247–249.
Published: 01 February 2014
... demonstrates the vital importance of alternative narrative modes and spatial configurations for the Heike as history: we see Kiyomori as an alternative tennō , possessed with the demon-quelling authority of ancient sage kings, yet deriving authority and power from alliances with peripheral groups, while...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 611–622.
Published: 01 August 1977
... Shōwa shi: jibunsbi no kokoromi ( Tokyo : Chüō Kōron , 1975 ). 6 Osamu Kuno and Jirō Kamishima (eds.). “Tennō set” ronshū , 2 vols. ( Tokyo : San'ichi Shobō , 1974 ). 7 Shizuo Yuri and Kunihiko Higashi (eds.) Tenno goroku ( Tokyo...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 33 (1): 25–49.
Published: 01 November 1973
... Koyata Iwahashi , “Tenchi Tennō no tatetamaishi tsune no nori, ” Iwahashi, jōdai shiseki no kenkyū ( Tokyo , 1956–1968), II, 1 – 10 ; Shigeo Kitayama , Nihon kodai seijishi no kenkyū ( Tokyo , 1959 ), 112; Rikurō Hayashi , “ Tempyō no byōdō to kanjin kosei no hcnka...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 824–850.
Published: 01 November 1992
...: On Benjamin and Foucault.” Humanities in Society 2 ( Spring ): 125 –47. Asahi Journal . 1989 . “Tennō zenesuto ga rettō o ootta hi: 2/2 4 taisō dokyumento” [The day the emperor's general strike blanketed the archipelago: 2/24 imperial funeral document]. Asahi jaanaru , March 10, 17–21...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1953) 12 (3): 372–373.
Published: 01 May 1953
... books ordinarily details not worth mentioning, but in this book they produce such overwhelming irritation as to transcend all else. One page of many may be cited. On page 58, toward the end of a section resembling biblical genesis we find "In 708 the mother of Mommu Tenno came to the throne as GEMMYO...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1953) 12 (3): 370–372.
Published: 01 May 1953
... biblical genesis we find "In 708 the mother of Mommu Tenno came to the throne as GEMMYO TENNO and, in 715,. she was followed by her daughter as Gensho until she abdicated in favor of the Crown Prince who became SHOMU TENNO in 724." Later on the same page Shomu Tenno is mentioned in small letters...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 618–621.
Published: 01 May 2003
... volumes of the Meiji Tenno-ki (Records of the Meiji emperor), which Keene has mined as no other scholar working in English. Keene also makes extensive use of the Komei Tenno-ki (Records of Emperor Komei), diaries and BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 619 letters of Japanese and foreigners who knew the emperor, newspaper...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (2): 529–531.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of divine kingship came to invest the sacerdotal tenno in the late seventh century" (p. 11). These trends reached their zenith in the early eighth century when Shomu Tenno ruled Japan as "sage king, manifest deity, and servant of the Buddha" (p. 13). (Here and elsewhere, the author eschews use of the usual...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 268–269.
Published: 01 February 2010
... imperial title tennō (pp. 46, 49), and it was also roughly around his time that a loosely united Yamato kingdom was finally transformed into a more centralized country that, for the first time, began to call itself Nihon (Japan). Yet, as Herman Ooms observes in this fine new book, Tenmu is “portrayed...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 1 (4): 337–347.
Published: 01 August 1942
.... YOSHIDA SHOIN AND JAPAN'S EXPANSION Day by day I think of you As I travel westward. Now at dawn, after my cleansing, I bow in reverence To the noble Tenno's palace: Melancholy Grips my heart at this holy spot. The palace is decayed Will it ever rise again in splendor? Mountains and streams alone Have...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (3): 988–990.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Ellen Van Goethem Capital and Countryside is very much the work of Joan Piggott. At times, the burden of this gargantuan task shows in her writing—for example, when she is almost literally repeating a section from the translation in the preceding introduction (“The tennō -centered polity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 617–618.
Published: 01 May 2003
... is carefully researched and annotated with 720 pages of text, 140 pages of footnotes, and a substantial bibliography, glossary, and index. The majority of the footnotes (hundreds of them) refer to the twelve volumes of the Meiji Tenno-ki (Records of the Meiji emperor), which Keene has mined as no other scholar...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 999–1001.
Published: 01 November 2013
... those decades. While this book is not an easy read, it contains a wealth of new information for the determined reader who wants to know what happened after the failure of Go-Daigo Tennō's restoration in 1336, and until the time when Ashikaga Yoshimitsu (1358–1408) came to dominate the reunified court...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 294–295.
Published: 01 February 1959
...) for Honcho monzui; Tochusho for To-no-chujo (pp. 21 and 23); Koma for Koma (p. 41, note 1), and Ko\yo\u tenno for Kogyo\u tenno (pp. 44 and 46). The most extreme case occurs in a note on p. 34, where a work "Gentei ya\usho" is mentioned. Reference to the index, where the Chinese characters for the name...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 293–294.
Published: 01 February 1959
..., that there should be a number of inaccuracies in the forms in which names of persons, books, etc., appear in the book. For instance, we find Honcho bunsui (p. 32) for Honcho monzui; Tochusho for To-no-chujo (pp. 21 and 23); Koma for Koma (p. 41, note 1), and Ko\yo\u tenno for Kogyo\u tenno (pp. 44 and 46). The most...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 823–833.
Published: 01 August 1970
... in the ancestors of the Head Family . . . The emperor possesses the legitimacy of Jimmu Tenno, and transmits the Sacred Treasures (He) derives from the . . . heavenly {ami."5 Here are ancient elements of the Japanese tradition: Shinto kfimi beliefs sancti- * Kawashima Takeyoshi, Ideorogii toshite no Ka- zo\u Seido...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 25 (1): 154.
Published: 01 November 1965
... a monographic study of the process of sentially, the thesis propounded by Kichisa- industrialization in Japan with focus on the buro's work is that the system of imperial development of entrepreneurship, his real in- absolutism (tenno set) was a consequence of tentions are much more ambitious. His purpose...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 756–757.
Published: 01 August 2021
... of this book is to introduce and contextualize Japanese-language sources in English, perhaps most importantly, The Actual Record of the Showa Emperor ( Shōwa Tennō Jitsuroku) . Wetzler also helps explain Japanese-language historiographical debates. Scholars will find the bibliography of great assistance...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 932–933.
Published: 01 November 1990
... of Japanese character; to Morgan Young's 1928 book, Japan under the Taisho Tenno to depict the Taisho period; and to Hugh Byas, Richard Storry, and Maruyama Masao to summarize the 1930s. One would like to think that we have learned a bit more about Japan and ourselves over the decades since these important...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (3): 904–906.
Published: 01 August 2010
... debriefing, it would have been conducted by a controller and then reported to the council. Nor would the council have ordered fortification of the capital (p. 113). They may well have recommended such action to the tennō , who would have ordered the job done. These are small points, for sure...