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Author McCormack, Noah Y.

Title Japan's outcaste abolition [electronic resource] : the struggle for national inclusion and the making of the modern state / Noah Y. McCormack.

Imprint Abingdon [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 197 p.
Series Asia's transformations ; 36
Note "Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Outcaste status after equality -- A status society -- Outcaste status -- Rationality, enlightenment and outcaste abolition -- Defiled bloodlines -- Foreign origins as stigma -- The stigma of place -- Assimilation as liberation.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Marginality, Social -- Japan -- History.
Outcasts -- Japan -- History.
Social status -- Japan -- History.
Social movements -- Japan -- History.
Assimilation (Sociology) -- Japan -- History.
Equality -- Japan -- History.
Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868.
Japan -- History -- Meiji period, 1868-1912.
Japan -- Social conditions -- 1600-1868.
Japan -- Social conditions -- 1868-1912.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780415501323
9780203112748 (e-book)

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