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The Resource Making history matter : Kuroita Katsumi and the construction of Imperial Japan, Lisa Yoshikawa

Making history matter : Kuroita Katsumi and the construction of Imperial Japan, Lisa Yoshikawa

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Making history matter : Kuroita Katsumi and the construction of Imperial Japan
Title
Making history matter
Title remainder
Kuroita Katsumi and the construction of Imperial Japan
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Yoshikawa
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the role history and historians played in imperial Japan's nation and empire building from the 1890s to the 1930s. As ideological architects of this process, leading historians wrote and rewrote narratives that justified the expanding realm. Yoshikawa argues that scholarship and politics were inseparable as Japan's historical profession developed"--
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Cataloging source
MH/DLC
Dewey number
952.0072/02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D13.5.J3
LC item number
Y67 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Harvard East Asian monographs
Series volume
402
Label
Making history matter : Kuroita Katsumi and the construction of Imperial Japan, Lisa Yoshikawa
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Harmonizing scholarship and public history -- Remembering a historian -- 1. Becoming a historian, 1874-96: A son of Omura -- The fifth higher school -- The mid-Meiji state of the field -- Student life at the Imperial University -- 2. Resuscitating the historical field, 1896-1908: Graduate life -- Expanding the historian's crafts -- Writing Japanese history -- 3. Entrenching the historical field, 1908-18: Touring Europe and America -- The Southern-Northern Court incident -- Rewriting Japanese history -- Historic site preservation -- 4. History in action, 1918-27: Commemorating historic figures -- Molding Korean history -- The historians and the earthquake -- Contesting over the past and the present -- 5. Historians' manifest destiny, 1927-36: Expanding Japan, expanding the Orient -- The field's heyday -- Founding research institutions -- Empire-wide historic celebrations -- Japan's manifest destiny -- Epilogue: A historian's death, a historian's bequest -- The teacher's legacies -- History matters
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 367 pages
Isbn
9780674975170
Lccn
2016028798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)953792531
Label
Making history matter : Kuroita Katsumi and the construction of Imperial Japan, Lisa Yoshikawa
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-345) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Harmonizing scholarship and public history -- Remembering a historian -- 1. Becoming a historian, 1874-96: A son of Omura -- The fifth higher school -- The mid-Meiji state of the field -- Student life at the Imperial University -- 2. Resuscitating the historical field, 1896-1908: Graduate life -- Expanding the historian's crafts -- Writing Japanese history -- 3. Entrenching the historical field, 1908-18: Touring Europe and America -- The Southern-Northern Court incident -- Rewriting Japanese history -- Historic site preservation -- 4. History in action, 1918-27: Commemorating historic figures -- Molding Korean history -- The historians and the earthquake -- Contesting over the past and the present -- 5. Historians' manifest destiny, 1927-36: Expanding Japan, expanding the Orient -- The field's heyday -- Founding research institutions -- Empire-wide historic celebrations -- Japan's manifest destiny -- Epilogue: A historian's death, a historian's bequest -- The teacher's legacies -- History matters
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 367 pages
Isbn
9780674975170
Lccn
2016028798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)953792531

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