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Women of the Mito Domain

Recollections of Samurai Family Life

by Yamakawa, Kikue

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Family history,
  • Women - 19th Century History,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social conditions,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Mito-han,
  • History: World,
  • Japan,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • 19th century,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Women,
  • Family relationships,
  • Samurai

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKate Nakai (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7929068M
    ISBN 100804731497
    ISBN 109780804731492

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The grandfather of the author had his own school and worked at the Office of Japanese History. this is an extremly interesting book. Highly 5/5. Yamakawa Kikue () was a prominent socialist and feminist who published widely in these fields.

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The author focuses on the unremarked lives of. Maps --Introduction --Women of the Mito Domain: Preface --The routine of the school --The days of a housewife --Learning one's letters --At needlework school --Dress --Grooming --Food --Dwellings --Amusements --Cousins and aunts --Marriage and divorce --The turmoil of '64 --Time of trial --The restoration and women --Notes on Late-Tokugawa Mito.

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