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Author Botsman, Dani.

Title Punishment and power in the making of modern Japan / Daniel V. Botsman.

Publication Info. Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2005]


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (338 pages) : illustrations, maps
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-302) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Signs of order : punishment and power in the shogun's capital -- Bloody benevolence : punishment, ideology, and outcasts -- The power of status : Kodenmacho jailhouse and the structures of Tokugawa society -- Discourse, dynamism, and disorder : the historical significance of the Edo stockade for laborers -- Punishment and the politics of civilization in Bakumatsu Japan -- Restoration and reform : the birth of the prison in Japan -- Punishment and prisons in the era of enlightenment -- Punishment, empire, and history in the making of modern Japan.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Punishment -- Japan -- History.
Japan -- History -- 1868-
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Botsman, Dani. Punishment and power in the making of modern Japan. Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2005] xiv, 319 pages ; 25 cm. 9780691130309 (OCoLC)ocm54081903 (DLC) 2004044280
ISBN 0691114919 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781400849291 (electronic bk.)

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