A distinguished Japanese scholar counterbalances the current preoccupation among sociologists with childhood socialization by exploring the changes in values and attitudes among adults in Japan before and after World War II. Originally published in 1970. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
*Frontmatter, pg. i*Foreword, pg. vii*Acknowledgments, pg. ix*Contents, pg. xi*List of Tables and Graphs, pg. xiii*Introduction, pg. 1*I. Six types of Change in Personality: Case Studies of Ideological Conversion in the 1930's, pg. 29*II. The Army: The Emperor System in Microcosm, pg. 80*III. Socialization for Death: Moral Education at School and in the Army, pg. 99*IV. The War Tribunal: The Voice of the Dead, pg. 138*V. Postwar Social Change: The Eclipse of the Emperor System, pg. 183*VI. The Circle: A Writing Group among the Textile Workers, pg. 213*VII. The Family: The Impact of the War on Women, pg. 248*VIII. The Family: The Changing Roles of Women as Mothers and Wives, pg. 276*IX. The Student Movement: Its Milieu, pg. 307*X. The Student Movement: Group Portraits, pg. 343*XI The Student Movement: Individual Portraits, pg. 369*APPENDIX. Personality and Society: A Critical Review of Current and Classical Views, pg. 391*Bibliography, pg. 411*Index, pg. 429