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The dual-image of the Japanese emperor

Takeda, Kiyoko

The dual-image of the Japanese emperor

by Takeda, Kiyoko

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Published by New York University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Emperors -- Japan.,
    • Japan -- Politics and government -- 20th century.,
    • Japan -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKiyoko Takeda ; foreword by Ian Nish.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1641 .T33413 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 183 p. ;
      Number of Pages183
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2040646M
      ISBN 100814781780
      LC Control Number88017243

        Hirohito next to Gen. Douglas MacArthur in the days following Japan's surrender. Many Japanese were offended by this photo, given the General's casual stance in the face of the Emperor's formality. (U.S. Army photo) "There is no point in living a longer life by reducing my workload," the thenyear-old Emperor : Blake Stilwell. When Emperor Meiji began his rule, in , Japan was a splintered empire, dominated by the shogun and the daimyos, who ruled over the country's more than decentralized domains and who were, in the main, cut off from the outside world, staunchly antiforeign, and committed to the traditions of the past.4/4(1).

        Japan’s new emperor, Naruhito, has said he is “filled with solemnity” and vowed to show the same compassion and devotion to the .   Winner of the Pulitzer Prize In this groundbreaking biography of the Japanese emperor Hirohito, Herbert P. Bix offers the first complete, unvarnished look at the enigmatic leader whose sixty-three-year reign ushered Japan into the modern world. Never before has the full life of this controversial figure been revealed with such clarity and by:

      Books shelved as japanese-american: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford, Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata, The Buddha in the Attic by Juli.   With Emperor Naruhito's ascension to the Chrysanthemum throne, his wife Masako is now Empress Consort of Japan - but she has .


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About this book. Introduction. At the end of World War II and through the Allied occupation, the Allies deliberated whether to abolish or to preserve the Japanese Emperor system. This is a study of the transformation of Japan under the impact of the democratizing policy of a forceful military occupation from the West.

Conflicting images of the Emperor in the American State Department; British views of the Japanese Emperor; the Institute for Pacific relations on the Emperor system - a Canadian view; Australia and Japan's "Sacred Destiny" to rule the world; the Chinese people and the military expansionism of Japan; the "key" for Japan's surrender; occupation policy and the Emperor.

This is a study of the transformation of Japan under the impact of the democratizing policy of a forceful military occupation from the West. The Dual-Image of the Japanese Emperor | Kiyoko Takeda | Palgrave MacmillanBrand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. BOOK REVIEWS The Dual Image of the Japanese Emperor.

By Kiyoko Takeda. New York University Press; distributed by Columbia University Press, xvi + pages. $ THE recent death of the Showa emperor prompted a new wave of interest in Japan's imperial institution as well as in the personality and role of the man whose reign was.

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Two conflicting positions emerged, one arguing that the emperor system be abolished, the other arguing that it be : Kiyoko Takeda. This list of Emperors of Japan presents the traditional order of succession. Records of the reigns of the Emperors of Japan are compiled according to the traditional Japanese the nengō system which has been in use since the late-seventh century, years are numbered using the Japanese era name and the number of years which have taken place since that nengō era.

When Emperor Meiji began his rule, inJapan was a splintered empire, dominated by the shogun and the daimyos, who ruled over the country's more than decentralized domains and who were, in the main, cut off from the outside world, staunchly antiforeign, and committed to the traditions of the past.

Before long, the shogun surrendered to the emperor, a new constitution 4/5(1). When Emperor Meiji began his rule, inJapan was a splintered empire, dominated by the shogun and the daimyos, who ruled over the country's more than decentralized domains and who were, in the main, cut off from the outside world, staunchly antiforeign, and committed to the traditions of the past.4/5.

Emperor (film) Emperor is a American-Japanese historical drama film directed by Peter Webber, marking his first film in five years.

Tommy Lee Jones and Matthew Fox star in lead roles as General Douglas MacArthur and Brigadier General Bonner Fellers respectively. It is a joint American and Japanese by: Alex Heffes. Showa: The Japan of Hirohito.

With the death of Emperor Hirohito inJapan's Showa era came to an end. The six decades of Showa, from toaccount for fully half of Japan's modern history--a turbulent period of aggressive and catastrophic war, defeat and foreign occupation, domestic transformation and spectacular economic growth.

Photo books and albums became a popular format for presenting seemingly objective images of the monarch, reminding the Japanese of their proximity to the Emperor, and the imperial family. In the twentieth century, these 'national albums’ provided a visual record of wars fought in the name of the Emperor, while also documenting the Cited by: 4.

Japan’s imperial family has a long history, shading back into legend. The emperor today has a ceremonial role and performs numerous functions as a symbol of the state.

Directed by Peter Webber. With Matthew Fox, Colin Moy, Tommy Lee Jones, Eriko Hatsune. As the Japanese surrender at the end of World War II, General Fellers is tasked with deciding if Emperor Hirohito will be hanged as a war criminal.

Influencing his ruling is his quest to find Aya, an exchange student he met years earlier in the U.S/10(K). The Enthronement of the Emperor of Japan (即位の礼, Sokui no rei) is an ancient ceremony that marks the accession of a new monarch to the Chrysanthemum Throne, the world's oldest continuous hereditary monarchy.

Various ancient imperial regalia are given to the new sovereign during the course of the y: Japan. When Emperor Meiji began his rule, inJapan was a splintered empire, dominated by the shogun and the daimyos, who ruled over the country's more than decentralized domains and who were, in the main, cut off from the outside world, staunchly antiforeign, and committed to the traditions of the by: argumentative.

Such books include the pros and cons about the wartime role as well as the post-war utility of the Emperor. For instance, Kiyoko Takeda’s Dual-Image of the Japanese Emperor explains the ambiguous status of the Emperor: one image is of a mythological and absolutist Emperor based upon a divinity in the enduring lineage of the.

Akihito, emperor of Japan from to As scion of the oldest imperial family in the world, he was, according to tradition, the th direct descendant of Jimmu, Japan’s legendary first emperor.

In April he became the first Japanese emperor in more than two centuries to formally abdicate the throne. The Imperial Palace in Tokyo used to declare its budget on a single piece of paper, with only the barest of details.

Now a new book has given the Japanese an unprecedented glimpse into royal life.Notable People > Royalty # in Books > History > Asia > Japan Author Donald Keene begins "Emperor of Japan" by introducing an interesting paradox: How is it that the Meiji emperor is one of the most revered figures in Japanese history, yet so little is known about the emperor as an individual?

The aim of "Emperor of Japan" is to shed some File Size: KB. The book, which evolved out of earlier research first published in Japanese under the title of “Haha Naru Tenno,” covers the political, cultural and religious background to the “emperor.