Bearers of Modernity: the West, Japan and its Peripheries
An analysis of how attempts by both Japan and its periphery to construct their own version of modernity were thwarted by dominant Euro-American conceptions of modernity and their assumption of universality
Japan, history, historiography, modernization, inflections of modernity, identity, global history, micro-histories, negotiable meta-narratives.
Publisher: Libreria Editrice Cafoscarina
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