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A list of names of foreigners in Japan in Bakumatsu and early Meiji (1850-1900)
Herman J. Moeshart
The purpose of this list is to provide researchers with some data revealing the "why" and "when" and enabling him/her to identify someone found in documents. Moeshart compiled an extensive database of more than 16.000 records. From this database he generated a list of names of Dutch and other foreigners in Japan 1850-1900 containing c. 2000 names found in the used archives.
|Statement||compiled from archives and publications by H.J. Moeshart|
|LC Classifications||DS832.7.D8 M64 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||296 p. :|
|Number of Pages||296|
|LC Control Number||2011522453|
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Bakumatsu refers to the final years of the Edo period when the Tokugawa shogunate ended. Between andJapan ended its isolationist foreign policy known as sakoku and changed from a feudal Tokugawa shogunate to the modern empire of the Meiji government. The major ideological-political divide during this period was between the pro-imperial nationalists called ishin shishi and the shogunate forces, which included the elite shinsengumi swordsmen.
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16th century. Two Portuguese traders António da Mota and Francisco Zeimoto (Possibly a third named António Peixoto) land on the island of Tanegashima in They are the first documented Europeans to set foot in Japan.; Fernão Mendes Pinto (, Portugal) Claimed to be one of the first Westerners who visited Japan and wrote about the introduction of guns to the Japanese, though the.
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The Bakumatsu period refers to the last decade and a half of Tokugawa rule, and is generally bookmarked by Commodore Perry's visit to Japan and the Meiji Restoration of There is consequently a vast explosion of English-language material on Japan as the official policy of isolation : Haruko Nakamura.
For a convenient overview of the bakumatsu years, see the introduction (“Domestic Disorder, Imperialism, and National Consolidation”) in Anne Walthall and M. William Steele, Politics and Society in Japan’s Meiji Restoration, A Brief History with Documents, (Boston.
Latest part of the Tokugawa era, comprised between the opening of Japan to foreign trade in and the Meiji Restoration in The bakumatsu period is one of the most agitated and romanticized part of Japanese history. It is the age of the last samurai, of intense fighting between the pro-emperor ishin shishi from Satsuma and Choshu and the pro-shogunate Shinsengumi troops.
Its dimensions were several. Meiji Japan held a very special place in the minds of the Confucian reformers of late Ch'ing times.
Japan served to strengthen the students' consciousness of nationality in many ways. Japan made a more positive contribution to Chinese nationalism through by: 3. Meiji Period Globetrotters and the Visualization of Japan Gregory L. ROHE (Aichi Gakuin University) Abstract With the opening of Japan during the Bakumatsu and Meiji periods, travelers poured into the country, eager to experience for themselves a culture that had previously been, until only recently, entirely closed to them.
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.
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H.J. Moeshart 'Dirk de Graeff and the Opening of Japan' (Batavian Lion International, Amsterdam, ). bakufu gave it a new name and a different location in Edo. Many of the scholars at the Bansho Shirabesho, although minor officials of the bakufu, played important roles as bureaucrats, scholars, and educational leaders during the Bakumatsu-Meiji Period.
In light of its vital role in the translation of Western materials and the establishment of aFile Size: 1MB. The Meiji Restoration (明治維新 Meiji Ishin) is the collective name for the events that restored imperial rule to Japan in The Restoration led to enormous changes in Japan's political and social structure, and spanned both the late Edo period (often called Late Tokugawa shogunate) and the beginning of the Meiji Era, as the country was opened to the rest of the world.
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The following Meiji Period () was marked by Japan's opening to the West and the establishment of a strong centralized government. Reform, or Renewal, was a chain of events that restored practical imperial rule to Japan in under Emperor Meiji.The Marquis Inoue Kaoru (井上 馨, Janu – September 1, ), GCMG was a Japanese politician and a prominent member of the Meiji oligarchy during the Meiji period of the Empire of one of the senior statesmen in Japan during that period, he had a tremendous influence on the selection of the nation's leaders and formation of its : JanuYuda, Chōshū Domain, Japan.This book gives a great overview of the facts about Sakamoto Ryoma's life, Nakaoka Shintaro's life and the Meiji Restoration.
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