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making of the Meiji Constitution the oligarchs and the constitutional development of Japan, 1868-1891. by George M. Beckmann

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Published by University of Kansas Press in Lawrence .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Japan -- Constitutional history.

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Edition Notes

StatementForeword by Harold S. Quigley.
ContributionsJapan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJQ1611 .B4
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17764407M
LC Control Number57010705

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Meiji Constitution. The Meiji Constitution was the fundamental law of the Empire of Japan, propagated during the reign of Emperor Meiji (r. –).It provided for a form of mixed constitutional and absolute monarchy, based on the Prussian and British models. In theory, the Emperor of Japan was the supreme leader, and the cabinet, whose prime minister was elected by a privy council, were. Meiji restoration, The term refers to both the events of that led to the "restoration" of power to the emperor and the entire period of revolutionary changes that coincided with the Meiji emperor's reign (–). The power of the Tokugawa shogunate, weakened by debt and internal division, had declined, and much opposition had built up in the early 19th cent. Marius B Jansen's The Making of Modern Japan is a thoroughly researched but approachable tome that debunks a few Western myths about Japan's relationship with the wider world under the Tokugawa regime, and provides a good mix of economic, political and social history.4/5(32).   Magisterial in vision, sweeping in scope, this monumental work presents a seamless account of Japanese society during the modern era, from to the present. A distillation of more than fifty years' engagement with Japan and its history, it is the crowning work of our leading interpreter of the modern Japanese experience.4/5(4).