The Resource Uncharted Waters : Intellectual Life in the Edo Period : Essays in Honour of W.J. Boot, edited by Anna Beerens, Mark Teeuwen

Uncharted Waters : Intellectual Life in the Edo Period : Essays in Honour of W.J. Boot, edited by Anna Beerens, Mark Teeuwen

Label
Uncharted Waters : Intellectual Life in the Edo Period : Essays in Honour of W.J. Boot
Title
Uncharted Waters
Title remainder
Intellectual Life in the Edo Period : Essays in Honour of W.J. Boot
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anna Beerens, Mark Teeuwen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Intellectual life in Edo-period Japan was sometimes harmoniously productive, sometimes destructively vicious, but never stagnant. This volume, compiled in honour of Prof. W.J. Boot, offers eleven essays that explore the intellectual scene of Edo-period Japan from a variety of perspectives
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
952/.025
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS822.2
LC item number
.U57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Brill's Japanese studies library
Series volume
v. 38
Label
Uncharted Waters : Intellectual Life in the Edo Period : Essays in Honour of W.J. Boot, edited by Anna Beerens, Mark Teeuwen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; "Met vriendschapelijke groet"; Introduction: Aspects of intellectual life in Edo Japan; Intellectual Networks; Entertainment and education: An antiquarian society in Edo, 1824-25; The prince who collected scholars: The network of Myoho-in no miya Shinnin Hoshinno (1768-1805); Legitimizing Tokugawa Rule; "Not perfectly good": Some Edo responses to Confucius's characterization of Kings Wen and Wu; Confucianism versus feudalism: The Shoheizaka academy and late Tokugawa reform; Minding the gaps: An early Edo history of Sino-Japanese poetry
  • List of publications by Prof. Dr. Willem Jan BootList of contributors; Index
  • The Way of Heaven in 1816: Ideology or rhetoric?The history and miraculous efficacy of the Black Amida: Its significance for Zojoji and its role in the diffusion of Tokugawa myths; Insincere blessings? Court-Bakufu relations and the creation of engi scrolls in honour of Tokugawa Ieyasu; Western Connections; What's in a name? Padre João Rodriguez's discussion of naming practices in his Short grammar of the Japanese language; The Dufu Haruma: An explosive dictionary; The Kurisaki school of sword wound surgery: From Sengoku to Genroku; Nagasaki to Edo (via Manila)
Control code
ocn794328549
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280496066
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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359129
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.b26547430
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794328549
  • pebcs1280496061

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