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The Resource Government by mourning : death and political integration in Japan, 1603-1912, Atsuko Hirai

Government by mourning : death and political integration in Japan, 1603-1912, Atsuko Hirai

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Government by mourning : death and political integration in Japan, 1603-1912
Title
Government by mourning
Title remainder
death and political integration in Japan, 1603-1912
Statement of responsibility
Atsuko Hirai
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"Hirai reveals how the decrees on mourning played an important integrative part in the Tokugawa period through not only its comprehensive implementation, especially among major political figures, but also its codification of the religious beliefs and customs that the Japanese people had cherished for innumerable generations"--
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Hirai, Atsuko
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Primarily in English with some translated Japanese characters
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Harvard East Asian monographs
Series volume
347
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bereavement
  • Bereavement
  • Shinto funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Buddhist funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Japan
  • Japan
Label
Government by mourning : death and political integration in Japan, 1603-1912, Atsuko Hirai
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction -- Part I: Mourning laws the pre-Tokugawa foundation and Tokugawa political implications -- Pre-Tokugawa mourning laws -- The Tokugawa mourning edicts -- Mourning and the Shogun's legitimacy -- Mourning and the Daimyo houses -- The mourning edict and the populace -- Portraits of men and women in mourning -- Part II: Public mourning in Edo and the Daimyo domains -- Public mourning of state personages -- Public mourning in the Daimyo domains -- Public mourning and the imperial family -- Public mourning in Bakumatsu politics -- Part III: Mourning in the Meiji period -- Government by mourning in the Meiji period -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17618733
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 433 pages
Isbn
9780674066823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)830206116
Label
Government by mourning : death and political integration in Japan, 1603-1912, Atsuko Hirai
Publication
Distribution
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction -- Part I: Mourning laws the pre-Tokugawa foundation and Tokugawa political implications -- Pre-Tokugawa mourning laws -- The Tokugawa mourning edicts -- Mourning and the Shogun's legitimacy -- Mourning and the Daimyo houses -- The mourning edict and the populace -- Portraits of men and women in mourning -- Part II: Public mourning in Edo and the Daimyo domains -- Public mourning of state personages -- Public mourning in the Daimyo domains -- Public mourning and the imperial family -- Public mourning in Bakumatsu politics -- Part III: Mourning in the Meiji period -- Government by mourning in the Meiji period -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17618733
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 433 pages
Isbn
9780674066823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)830206116

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