Native sources of Japanese industrialization, 1750-1920

Main Author: Smith
Published: California: University of California Press, 1988.
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Table of Contents:
  • contents: premodern economic growth: Japan and the West - The land tax in the Tokugawa period - Farm family by-employments in preindustrial Japan - Peasant families and population control in eighteenth-century Japan - Japan's aristocratic revolution - The discountented - "Merit" as ideology in the Tokugawa period - okura Nagatsune and technologists - Peasant time and factory time in Japan - The right to benevolence: dignity and Japanese workers, 1890-1920