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The future Japan [electronic resource] /
Tokutomi Sohō ; translated and edited by Vinh Sinh ; with co-editors, Matsuzawa Hiroaki, Nicholas Wickenden.
imprint
Edmonton, Alta., Canada : University of Alberta Press, 1989.
description
xxxviii, 222 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0888641494
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Edmonton, Alta., Canada : University of Alberta Press, 1989.
isbn
0888641494
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
general note
Translation of: Shōrai no Nihon.
catalogue key
10506274
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-217) and index.
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Awards
This item was nominated for the following awards:
Canada-Japan Literary Awards, CAN, 1990 : Won
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University Press Book News, June 1990
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Two decades after the collapse of the Tokugawa shogunate, the optimism of the early Meiji years was dissipating. In 1886 Tokutomi Soho's passionately eloquent Shorai no Nihon (The Future Japan) presented his panoramic view of the "world trend" of history and proclaimed that Japan must transform into an industrial and a democratic nation. Translated for the first time into English, The Future Japan offers valuable insights into the motives that led Japan to become one of the world's great powers.

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