Reforming Japan: The Woman's Christian Temperance Union in the Meiji Period (Asian Religions and Society)

Reforming Japan: The Woman's Christian Temperance Union in the Meiji Period (Asian Religions and Society)

By: Elizabeth Dorn Lublin (author)Paperback

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This book will appeal to students and scholars of Japanese history, gender studies, and religious studies.

About Author

Elizabeth Dorn Lublin is an assistant professor of history at Wayne State University.

Contents

Illustrations Acknowledgments Introduction Part 1: The WCTU in Meiji Japan: An Organizational History 1 The Founding of the WCTU in Japan: 1886 2 The Tumultuous Early Years of the Tokyo WCTU: 1886-92 3 The Organization and Development of the Japan WCTU: 1892-1912 Part 2: Under the Guise of National Strengthening and "Good" Citizenship: Pillars of the WCTU's Reform Program 4 The Fight against Prostitution 5 The Struggle to Create a Sober Society 6 Imperial Loyalty and Patriotic Service Japan WCTU-Style Epilogue Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774818179
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9780774818179
  • weight: 440
  • ISBN10: 0774818174

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