New times in modern Japan / Stefan Tanaka.

New Times in Modern Japan concerns the transformation of time--the reckoning of time--during Japan's Meiji period, specifically from around 1870 to 1900. Time literally changed as the archipelago synchronized with the Western imperialists' reckoning of time. The solar calendar and clock be...

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Main Author: Tanaka, Stefan, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2004.
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