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American missionary to Meiji Japan.

Robert Leroy Hilldrup

American missionary to Meiji Japan.

by Robert Leroy Hilldrup

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Published in [Norfolk, Va.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Grinnan, Randolph Bryan, 1860-1942.,
    • Missions -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV3457.G7 H5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination138 p.
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5293943M
      LC Control Number72017090

      The Meiji Group offers a wide range of products including confectioneries, dairy goods functional foods, and pharmaceuticals through our two major Group companies, Meiji and Meiji Seika Pharma. Meiji Holdings Co., Ltd. The Meiji era (明治, Meiji, Japanese pronunciation: [meꜜː(d)ʑi]) is an era of Japanese history which extended from Octo to J This era represents the first half of the Empire of Japan, during which period the Japanese people moved from being an isolated feudal society at risk of colonisation by European powers to the new paradigm of a modern, industrialised nation.

        In the late s, as Japanese leaders mulled over the usefulness of religion in modernizing their country, they chose to invite Unitarian missionaries to Japan. This book spotlights one facet of debates sparked by the subsequent encounter between Unitarianism and Buddhism--an intersection that has been largely neglected in the scholarly literature.   Beinecke Rare books and Archive Library Chirimen-bon is a book made of chirimen paper (crepe paper), usually illustrated by colored woodblock prints. Produced from the Meiji to early Showa periods as souvenirs for foreigners visiting Japan, chirimen books were usually picture books of Japanese folk stories like “Momotaro”, “Hanasaka jiji” and “Kachi-kachi yama” translated into Author: Haruko Nakamura.

      At the dawn of the Meiji Period, three young girls were sent to live in the United States to experience American education and society firsthand and bring their knowledge back to Japan. Author Janice Nimura discusses their cross-cultural journey and their influence on Japanese society. Emperor Meiji (明治天皇, Meiji-tennō, 3 November – 30 July ), also called Meiji the Great (明治大帝, Meiji-taitei), or Meiji the Good (明治聖帝, Meiji-seitei), was the nd Emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from 3 February until his death on 30 July He presided over the Meiji era, a time of rapid change that witnessed Father: Emperor Kōmei.


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Hardcover. American missionary to Meiji Japan. book printed. Secure packaging for safe Rating: % positive. As informal agents of the United States and as integral members of the American community in Japan, they also served as important cultural mediators between the East and the West.

American Missionaries, Christian Oyatoi, and Japan, –73 brings to light a crucial but neglected aspect of the Japanese-American relationship. It will appeal to students and scholars of modern Japan Cited by: 1. the American missionary part in the Christian contribution to Japanese culture extended far beyond things religious.

In keeping with earlier work on the Canadian and British missionary movements in the Japanese Empire, American Missionaries, Christian Oyatoi, and Japan stresses the role played. Early life of daughter of American missionary family in Meiji Japan, Particularly interesting for description of visits to Japanese traditional drama Read full review Other editions - View all Clara's Diary: An American Girl in Meiji Japan.

Rosenstone recreates the sights and textures of Meiji Japan, but Mirror in the Shrine brings to the reader much more than a traditional rendering. Rather, through the use of some of the techniques of modernist writing, the book provides a multi-voiced narrative in which the words of the present and the past interact to present a fresh view of.

Explore our list of Japanese History - Meiji Restoration, Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. His book, The Capital of the Tycoon, became one of the first books to describe Edo-period Japan systematically.

James Curtis Hepburn (, United States) An American physician, educator and Christian missionary who is known for the Hepburn romanization system, enabling westerners to read and write Japanese in Roman script.

First, there are questions concerning the role and relative importance of internal and external factors in the pattern of events.

Did the activities of the Western powers prompt changes in Japan that would not otherwise have taken place. Or did they merely hasten a process that had already begun.

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William Imbrie was an American missionary to : 1 JanuaryRahway, New Jersey. On the 9th of July the Rev.

Page and wife sailed from Yokohama, reaching San Francisco on the 24th of the same month. Page, who had been in the field about five years, presented the work of the Japan Mission before the Board of Missions at the General Convention. In the late s, as Japanese leaders mulled over the usefulness of religion in modernizing their country, they chose to invite Unitarian missionaries to Japan.

This book spotlights one facet of debates sparked by the subsequent encounter between Unitarianism and Buddhism—an intersection that has been largely neglected in the scholarly Cited by: 3. Japanese Illustrated Books from the Edo and Meiji Periods The Freer|Sackler Library's collection of illustrated Japanese rare books includes over 1, volumes previously owned by Charles Lang Freer.

Often filled with color illustrations, many are by famous artists such as Andō Hiroshige and Katsushika Hokusai. THE MAKING OF MODERN JAPAN. By Marius B. Jansen. Harvard Univ. $ Ask the average intelligent American reader about the Meiji revolution and you will learn very little.

Clara's Diary: an American Girl in Meiji Japan. Tokyo: Kodansha International, This book is about a 15 year old who arrived in Tokyo in She wrote a detailed journal about Japanese life during the Meiji period.

She typically wrote positively about perspective about someone who experienced Meiji Era Japan. Secondary Sources Akamatsu. BY EILEEN SUNADA SARASOHN -pages, hardback. From the cover flaps - Eleven voices representing s women carry the reader from the culture and society of the Meiji Era in turn-of-the-century Japan to their new lives and struggles in the United States.

She is the author of As Our God Alone Will Lead Us: The Nineteenth-Century American Women’s Foreign Missionary Enterprise and Its Encounter with Meiji Japan (in Japanese, ) and coeditor/coauthor of Introduction to the History of Gender in the United States (in Japanese, ).

Kohiyama has held Rockefeller and Fulbright fellowships, and. Meiji restoration, The term refers to both the events of that led to the "restoration" of power to the emperor and the entire period of revolutionary changes that coincided with the Meiji emperor's reign (–).

The power of the Tokugawa shogunate, weakened by debt and internal division, had declined, and much opposition had built up in the early 19th cent. The Nippon Foundation is a Social Innovation hub that works to achieve a better society through areas like support for children, persons with disabilities and support for disaster recovery.

By connecting people and organizations, we aim to achieve a society in which “all people support one another.”. The influence of American culture on the modernization of Japan has become a recognized subject for investigation. British cultural influence was also an important factor, especially in the later nineteenth century, but has received less attention.

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We also have Japanese-Canadian photographs taken during the anti-Asian race riots in Vancouver, as well as travel posters advertising travel to Japan by the Canadian Pacific Railway.