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Leaders and Leadership in Japan : Japan Library - Ian Neary

Leaders and Leadership in Japan

Japan Library

By: Ian Neary

Hardcover Published: 3rd June 1996
ISBN: 9781873410417
Number Of Pages: 316

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Shows Japan's group-orientated society may have had fewer so-called 'leaders', but has excelled as a society of king-makers. On the other hand, the way leadership is expressed derives from different values and perceptions of hierarchy.

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Leaders and Leadership in Japanp. 1
Leadership in the Medieval Japanese Warrior Familyp. 14
The Creation of Self-Government and Local Leadership in Central Japan from the Fourteenth to the Sixteenth Centuriesp. 26
Le Comte des Cantons Charles de Montblanc - Agent for the Lord of Satsumap. 39
Mikado - From Spiritual Emperor to Enlightened Sovereignp. 56
The Russian Occupation of Tsushima - a Steppingstone to British Leadership in Japanp. 66
The Paradox of Progressive Conservative Leadership in Early Meiji Japanp. 74
Leaders in Change: the Way to Official Language Reformp. 89
The Meiji Elite and Western Culturep. 103
The 'Unique' Character of the Emperor - the Main Leaders of Modern Japan?p. 116
The Imperial House Law and its Meaning for the Position of the Tenno in the Meiji Statep. 128
The Leadership of Admiral Kato Tomosaburop. 147
Anarchist Communism and Leadership: the case of Iwasa Sakutarop. 155
Strong Leaders: the Charismatic Founders of Japanese Utopian Communitiesp. 175
The Spy Activities of Terasaki Hidenari in the US and his Role in Japanese-American Relationsp. 190
The Principal Japanese Communist Leaders in the View of US Officials, 1944-46p. 206
Douglas MacArthur and the Occupation of Japan: British Perceptions and Reactionsp. 217
The Image of the Emperor Showa as a Symbol of National Aspirationsp. 232
Prime Ministerial Leadership in Japanese Foreign Policyp. 243
New Directions in Japanese Politicsp. 265
Ozawa Ichiro: the Making of a Japanese Kingmakerp. 276
Indexp. 297
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ISBN: 9781873410417
ISBN-10: 1873410417
Series: Japan Library
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 316
Published: 3rd June 1996
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.88  x 3.18
Weight (kg): 0.57
Edition Number: 1

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