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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 405–416.
Published: 01 May 1964
... in the Tokugawa period can be documented. Kaga han needed an all-water route to Osaka because of the high cost of transshipping rice by land from Tsuruga to Osaka. This may have been the main reason for the development in the latter part of the seventeenth century of nishi mawari , the route for ships going from...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (3): 329–331.
Published: 01 May 1963
...H. D. Harootunian Tokugawa Religion . By Robert N. Bellah . Glencoe, Ill. : The Free Press , 1957 . ix , 249 . $5.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 BOOK REVIEWS 329 thor's critical comments following each item of Japan and Korea will be deeply...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (4): 387–400.
Published: 01 August 1963
...E. S. Crawcour Abstract The development of commerce and the rise of a merchant class in Tokugawa Japan have deservedly received considerable attention from both Japanese and Western scholars. In Japan that interest would seem to have been prompted by the problem of the rôle of the pre-Restoration...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 391–403.
Published: 01 May 1964
...Robert K. Sakai Abstract The Shimazu daimyo of Satsuma-han maintained indirect contact with the China mainland throughout most of the Tokugawa period. This contact was possible despite the seclusion policy of the Tokugawa government which prohibited Japanese from going abroad and the policy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (4): 507–508.
Published: 01 August 1959
...R. P. Dore The Rise of the Merchant Class in Tokugawa Japan 1600–1868 . By Charles David Sheldon . (Monographs of the Association for Asian Studies V). Locust Valley, N. Y. : Published for the Association of Asian Studies by J. J. Augustin Inc. xi, 206 . $5.00. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1147–1149.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Robert Hellyer The Sakoku Edicts and the Politics of Tokugawa Hegemony . By Michael S. Laver . Amherst, N.Y. : Cambria Press , 2011 . xiv, 217 pp. $104.99 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2012 2012 Particularly since the 1960s, historians of Japan have...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (3): 343–351.
Published: 01 May 1961
...Sydney Crawcour Abstract Despite the recurrent ravages of fire and earthquake and the devastation of the Pacific War, a sizeable volume of documentary material survives from Japan's Tokugawa period (1603–1868). Although its government archives may not be as large as those of the older centralized...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 111–136.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Xing Hang Abstract During the seventeenth century, an alliance took shape between Japan's Tokugawa bakufu and the Zheng organization of southeastern China and Taiwan. The Zheng, especially under the half-Japanese Koxinga in the 1650s, were ideal partners because of their domination of maritime East...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 494–495.
Published: 01 May 1967
..., and comparative cultures. Boston University T. SCOTT MIYAKAWA Feudal Control In Tokugawa Japan. BY TOSHIO TSUKAHIRA. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1966. Harvard East Asian Monograph No. 20. 228 pp. Glossary. $3.50. This book consists of a 1951 Ph.D. dissertation concerning the san\in-\otai system...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 744–746.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Quintana Heathman Scherer Printing Landmarks: Popular Geography and Meisho Zue in Late Tokugawa Japan . By Robert Goree . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2020 . xxii, 400 pp. ISBN: 9780674247871 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2021...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 18 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 November 1958
...Thomas C. Smith Abstract Few notions are so widely held among students of Japanese economic history as the view that the land tax during the Tokugawa period was cruelly oppressive. It is thought to have left the peasantry no significant surplus after production costs, and moreover to have become...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 213–225.
Published: 01 February 1959
.... 40 Quoted by Umetani, p. 39. 41 Quoted by Umetani, pp. 39–40. 42 Quoted by Umetani, p. 40. 43 Quoted in Kee H Choi, “Tokugawa Feudalism and the Emergence of the New Leaders of Early Meiji Japan,” Explorations in Entrepreneurial History , IX, 2 (Dec. 1956), 81. Nishi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 942–944.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Terrence Jackson Making Time: Astronomical Time Measurement in Tokugawa Japan . By Yulia Frumer . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2018 . vii, 270 pp. ISBN: 9780226516448 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019  2019 In Making Time...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 5 (3): 308–325.
Published: 01 May 1946
.... THE EXCHANGE OF ENVOYS BETWEEN KOREA AND JAPAN DURING THE TOKUGAWA PERIOD GEORGE M. MCCUNE Occidental College EXCHANGE OF ENVOYS WITH THE SHOGUN IN THE Korean records, the relations between Korea and Japan are termed kyorin 3c meaning neighborly relations, or relations with a neighboring country.1 That term...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1030–1032.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Federico Marcon Imaginative Mapping: Landscape and Japanese Identity in the Tokugawa and Meiji Eras . By Nobuko Toyosawa . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2019 . 305 pp. ISBN: 9780674241121 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 1090–1096.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Hilary K. Snow Partners in Print: Artistic Collaboration and the Ukiyo-e Market . By Julie Nelson Davis . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2015 . xvii, 242 pp. ISBN: 9780824839383 (cloth, also available as e-book). Spectacular Accumulation: Material Culture, Tokugawa...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 534–535.
Published: 01 May 1966
...Arthur Taylor von Mehren Conciliation and Japanese Law. Tokugawa and Modern . Volume I and Volume II . By Dan Fenno Henderson . Published for the Association for Asian Studies by University of Washington Press , Seattle, and University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, 1965 . 181 + 183–420...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (3): 581–591.
Published: 01 May 1975
...Conrad Totman Abstract In Treasures among Men; the Fudai Daimyo in Tokugawa Japan (Yale, 1974), Harold Bolitho has discussed the role of the fudai daimyo in the functioning and collapse of the Tokugawa polity, arguing in fine that their conduct during the 1860's was dictated by their concern...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (4): 931–944.
Published: 01 August 1975
...Tetsuo Najita Abstract When teaching Tokugawa intellectual history, I consistently encounter a question that is at once deceptively simple yet so difficult to respond to in a convincing and substantial way. Why do Japanese historians argue that Confucianism had an important impact on Tokugawa...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 35 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 November 1975
...G. William Skinner Urban Networks in Ch'ing China and Tokugawa Japan . By Gilbert Rozman . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1974 . xiv, 355 pp. Tables, Diagrams, Maps, Glossary, Notes, Selected Bibliography, Index. $16.50 Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...