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The Resource Making a moral society : ethics and the state in Meiji Japan, Richard M. Reitan

Making a moral society : ethics and the state in Meiji Japan, Richard M. Reitan

Label
Making a moral society : ethics and the state in Meiji Japan
Title
Making a moral society
Title remainder
ethics and the state in Meiji Japan
Statement of responsibility
Richard M. Reitan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a study of ethics in Meiji Japan (1868-1912) that explores the struggle to define a common morality for the emerging nation-state. This book considers the fluidity of moral subjectivity by juxtaposing rinrigaku texts with moral writings by religious apologists
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reitan, Richard M
Dewey number
170.952/09034
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ970
LC item number
.R45 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics
  • Ethics
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Ethics
  • Japan
  • Moral
  • Ethik
  • Japan
Label
Making a moral society : ethics and the state in Meiji Japan, Richard M. Reitan
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Ethics and the universal in Meiji Japan -- Civilization and foolishness : contextualizing ethics in early Meiji Japan -- The epistemology of Rinrigaku -- Rinrigaku and religion : the formation and fluidity of moral subjectivity -- Resisting civilizational hierarchies : the ethics of spirit and the spirit of the people -- Approaching the moral ideal : national morality, the state, and "dangerous thought" -- Epilogue: The ethics of humanism and moral particularism in twentieth-century Japan
Control code
663882680
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824837686
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62t0jd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663882680
Label
Making a moral society : ethics and the state in Meiji Japan, Richard M. Reitan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Ethics and the universal in Meiji Japan -- Civilization and foolishness : contextualizing ethics in early Meiji Japan -- The epistemology of Rinrigaku -- Rinrigaku and religion : the formation and fluidity of moral subjectivity -- Resisting civilizational hierarchies : the ethics of spirit and the spirit of the people -- Approaching the moral ideal : national morality, the state, and "dangerous thought" -- Epilogue: The ethics of humanism and moral particularism in twentieth-century Japan
Control code
663882680
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824837686
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62t0jd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663882680

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