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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Japanese women : lineage and legacies /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Thernstrom, Amy McCreedy.
Publisher Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 68190356
ISBN 1933549025; 9781933549026
Subjects Emperors--Succession--Japan. ; Empresses--Japan. ; Political culture--Japan. ; Women--Japan. ; Sex role--Japan.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EOA DS891.3.J36 2005 APA Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 06/10/2015
Collation 86 pages ; 25 cm
At head of title: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Asia Program. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Part 1. Lineage and change: the imperial family and the debate over a female emperor. Royal roles, wider changes: understanding Japan's gender relations from a historical perspective / Hitomi Tonomura -- Imperial succession panic: the politics of gender, blood and race in contemporary Japan / Takashi Fujitani -- Why should a feminist care about what goes on behind Japan's Chrysanthemum Curtain? / Barbara Molony. -- Part 2. The "modern" woman and motherhood. Japan's frozen future: why are women withholding investment in work and family? / Chikako Usui -- Feminism as industrial policy in Japan / Margarita Estâevez-Abe -- Baby strike? Reflections on ideology and realities in women's lives / Merry White.