The nature and role of the Meirokusha : a reassessment
This thesis is an attempt to reassess the nature and rôle of the society of bureaucrat-intellectuals known as the Meirokusha. It will be suggested that in itself the Meirokusha did not make such a significant contribution to the 'Civilization and Enlightenment (Bwnmei Kaika) Movement' of the 1870s as is generally assumed, more especially in Western works. Further, it wi I I be claimed that too conscious and we! I-defined an aim, too unified and communally purposive a nature have been...[Show more]
|Collections||Open Access Theses|
|b12876069-huish.d.j.vols1&2.pdf||11.01 MB||Adobe PDF|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.