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Major Works: Japanese Studies

You are currently browsing 91–100 of 124 new and published major works in the subject of Japanese Studies — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. The Death of Old Yokohama

    In the Great Japanese Earthquake of 1923

    By Otis M Poole

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    It was almost noon in the picturesque city of Yokohama on Saturday, September 1st 1923 when the first sway of one of the world’s most destructive earthquakes was felt. The first great shock lasted for four minutes and in that time every building in the city was destroyed, together with 100,000 of...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Routledge

  2. An Intellectual History of Wartime Japan

    1931-1945

    By Shunsuke Tsurumi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    When this book was published in Japanese in 1982 it was awarded the prestigious Jiro Osaragi Prize. It is an important contribution to the understanding of the mental and spiritual world of Japan just over two generations ago. The author argues that just as the period of isolation up to the middle...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Anatomy of Japanese Business

    Edited by Kazuo Sato

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    This volume collects eleven essays written by Japanese experts on various aspects of Japanese business management and is a sequel to the volume Industry and Business in Japan. It examines the mechanisms for Japan’s phenomenal economic growth since the Second World War by analyzing Japanese...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Origins of Socialist Thought in Japan

    By John Crump

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    Socialism first gained a major foothold in Japan after the revolution and the subsequent Meiji restoration of 1868. Against the background of the rapid development of capitalism in Japan after the revolution, and the accompanying emergence of the working class, this study shows how early Japanese...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Routledge

  5. The Affair of the Madre de Deus

    A Chapter in the History of the Portuguese in Japan.

    By C R Boxer

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    The fact that the Portuguese opened up the Far East to European maritime enterprise is well known, but the prosperity to which their trade attained in that region is less so, as historians have tended to dwell on the English or Dutch activities. The period of Luso-Japanese trade is therefore of...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Japanese Grammar

    By Harold G Henderson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    This grammar has been written to help the student to think in the Japanese way. Part One contains several introductory notes on Nomenclature, Syntax, Verbs, Aru, Iru, Oru, on Adjectives and on Foreign Words. Part Two concentrates on connectives – the particles and suffixes which modify the sense of...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Routledge

  7. RLE: Japan Mini-Set B: History (34 vols)

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    Mini-set B: History re-issues a century of publishing in 34 volumes originally published between 1901and 1990. For institutional purchases for e-book sets please contact online.sales@tandf.co.uk (customers in the UK, Europe and Rest of World)...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  8. RLE: Japan Mini-Set A: Economics, Business & Management 20 vol set

    By Various

    Mini-set A: Economics, Business & Management re-issues 20 volumes originally published between 1935 and 1996. For institutional purchases for e-book sets please contact online.sales@tandf.co.uk (customers in the UK, Europe and Rest of World)...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  9. RLE: Japan Mini-Set B: History (34 vols)

    By Various

    Mini-set B: History re-issues a century of publishing in 34 volumes originally published between 1901and 1990. For institutional purchases for e-book sets please contact online.sales@tandf.co.uk (customers in the UK, Europe and Rest of World)...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  10. RLE: Japan Mini-Set C: Language & Literature (8 vols)

    By Various

    Mini-set C: Language & Literature re-issues a century of publishing in 8 volumes originally published between 1896 and 1989 and covers phonetics, grammar and syntax of the Japanese language as well as some of its most iconic literature and drama. For institutional purchases for...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge