Franklin

Engaging the other [electronic resource] : 'Japan' and its alter egos, 1550-1850 / by Ronald P. Toby.

Author/Creator:
Toby, Ronald P., 1942- author.
Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2019]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xxx, 393 pages).
Series:
Brill's Japanese studies library; v. 65.
Brill's Japanese studies library ; volume 65
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Japan -- Ethnic relations -- History.
Noncitizens -- Japan -- History.
National characteristics, Japanese -- History.
Other (Philosophy) -- Social aspects -- Japan -- History.
Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1600-1868.
Contents:
Introduction : between engagement and imagination
Interlude : a pair of parables
Mapping the margins : the ragged edges of state and nation
Imagining and imaging "anthropos"
Indianizing Iberia/performing Portugal : responses to the Iberian irruption
Parades of difference/parades of power
The birth of the hairy barbarian : ethnic slur as cultural marker
The mountain that needs no interpreter : Mt. Fuji and the foreign
Epilogue : antiphonals of identity.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Leiden, Netherlands Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 06, 2019).
Contributor:
E.J. Brill (Firm)
Other format:
Print version: Toby, Ronald P., 1942- author. Engaging the other
ISBN:
9789004393516
900439351X
9789004390621
Publisher Number:
99980818813
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.