NHK Publishing Co., Ltd. What is the logic of legitimacy needed by the “samurai regime”? An amazing histor y book that will change the way you look at Japanese history, NHK Books “What is the ‘Bakufu’?

NHK Publishing Co., Ltd.
What is the logic of legitimacy that the “samurai government” needed? An amazing history book that will change the way you look at Japanese history, NHK Books “What is the ‘Bakufu’?
Could power be maintained by force alone? – Questioning the legitimacy of the regime without legitimacy!
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What is the legitimacy of the 700-year-old samurai regime? From the ancient “city sovereignty” whose legitimacy was based on “filling Kyoto with food” to the Kamakura and Muromachi periods when the “rule of law” was also conscious, “power as a tradition” was emphasized. Go back in time to the Edo period. An amazing history book that completely changes the way you look at Japanese history.
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NHK Books “What is the ‘Bakufu’? The Legitimacy of the Samurai Government” (Makoto Higashijima) Released January 25, 2023 List price 1,980 yen (tax included)
How much do we really know about the 700-year-old “samurai regime”? In the NHK Books “What is the ‘Bakufu’? Legitimacy of the Samurai Government,” which will be released this time, “If it wasn’t Seiwa Genji, he could not have become the Seii Taishogun,” and ““Kamakura Shogunate” was an academic term of later generations. It was not used”, starting with correcting numerous misunderstandings, and also summarizing theories from the classics to the forefront. From the ancient “city sovereignty” whose legitimacy was based on “filling Kyoto with food” to the Kamakura and Muromachi periods when the “rule of law” was also conscious, “power as a tradition” was emphasized. While tracing back to the Edo period, we will depict how the legitimacy of rule has been updated from time to time, transcending the boundaries of history, political science, sociology, and philosophy. Please enjoy a history book on an unprecedented scale that will completely change the way you look at Japanese history. table of contents
Chapter 1 The Heike government and -Several shogunate-
Chapter 2 The Kamakura Shogunate, To be exact, the Tokan Shogunate: Legitimacy of the Hojo clan without legitimacy
Chapter 3 The Age of the Ashikaga Shogun Family: Two Periods of Change and the Transformation of Legitimacy
Chapter 4 The Oritoyo Administration: The Beginning of the Early Modern Age and the End of the Middle Ages
Chapter 5 Is the Edo Shogunate in Complete Form?
author
Makoto Higashijima
Professor at Ritsumeikan University. Born in Osaka in 1967. Graduated from the Department of Japanese History, Faculty of Letters, the University of Tokyo. His publications include “Historical Creation of the Public Sphere: Towards the Thought of Koko” (University of Tokyo Press), “The Century of Freedom and Keshikaran People”, “The Spiritual History of Connections” (both from Kodansha), and “The Origin of Japan”. (Co-authored with Jun Yonaha, Ohta Publishing), etc. Product information
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NHK Books “What is the ‘Bakufu’? Legitimacy of the samurai government” Author: Makoto Higashijima
Publisher: NHK Publishing
Release date: January 25, 2023
List price: 1,980 yen (tax included)
Format: B6 size
Number of pages: 368 pages
ISBN: 978-4-14-091277-5
URL: https://www.nhk-book.co.jp/detail/000000912772023.html
Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.jp/dp/4140912774/

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