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Gendering Modern Japanese History
In the past quarter-century, gender has emerged as a lively area of inquiry for historians and other scholars, and gender analysis has suggested important revisions of the master narratives of national histories the dominant, often celebratory tales of the successes of a nation and its leaders. Although modern Japanese history has not yet been restructured by a foregroundi ...more
Hardcover, 607 pages
Published November 30th 2005 by Harvard University Press
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While the book was entirely educational, many chapters were overwhelming, especially later on in the book. They contained a lot of numerical and statistical data that, frankly, to me, didn't mean very much to me. The subject matter was fascinating though and it's very concise and thorough.