The Cultural Evolution of Postwar Japan

The Intellectual Contributions of Kaizō’s Yamamoto Sanehiko

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  • Christopher T. Keaveney

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Yamamoto Sanehiko's (1885-1952) achievements as a publisher, writer, and politician in the interwar period served as both a catalyst and a template for developments after the wars. While exploring the accomplishments the compelling figure, this study sheds new light on the social, cultural, and political changes that occurred in postwar Japan.


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  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47403-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-36411-1
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