bureaucrats

Modern Japan offers us a view of a highly developed society with its own internal logic. Eiko Ikegami makes this logic accessible to us through a sweeping investigation into the roots of Japanese organizational structures. She accomplishes this by focusing on the diverse roles that the samurai have played in Japanese history. From their rise in ancient Japan, through their dominance as warrior lords in the medieval period, and their subsequent transformation to quasi-bureaucrats at the beginning of the Tokugawa era, the samurai held center stage in Japan until their abolishment after the opening up of Japan in the mid-nineteenth century. This book demonstrates how Japan's so-called harmonious collective culture is paradoxically connected with a history of conflict. Ikegami contends that contemporary Japanese culture is based upon two remarkably complementary ingredients, honorable competition and honorable collaboration. The historical roots of this situation can be found in the process of state formation, along very different lines from that seen in Europe at around the same time. The solution that emerged out of the turbulent beginnings of the Tokugawa state was a transformation of the samurai into a hereditary class of vassal-bureaucrats, a solution that would have many unexpected ramifications for subsequent centuries. Ikegami's approach, while sociological, draws on anthropological and historical methods to provide an answer to the question of how the Japanese managed to achieve modernity without traveling the route taken by Western countries. The result is a work of enormous depth and sensitivity that will facilitate a better understanding of, and appreciation for, Japanese society.



Что ищут на сайте
дуги багажные thule wingbar edge для автомобилей со штатными местами 2 шт размер l 9593 | дуги багажные thule wingbar edge для автомобилей со штатными местами 2 шт размер s 9591 | установочный комплект для багажника thule 1045 | установочный комплект для багажника thule 1030 | установочный комплект для багажника thule 1077 | установочный комплект для багажника thule 1038 | упоры thule для автомобилей с водостоками и высокой крышей 20 см средний 952 | упоры thule для автомобилей с водостоками и высокой крышей 20 см средний 952 | набор автомобильных экранов trokot для nissan almera n16 2000 2006 на заднюю полусферу 3 предмета tr0551 09 | упоры thule 754 для автомобилей с гладкой крышей с замками | упоры thule 754 для автомобилей с гладкой крышей с замками | упоры thule для автомобилей с водостоками и высокой крышей 20 см средний 952 | упоры для автомобилей thule с водостоками и высокими крышами 27см 420 | брызговики novline autofamily брызговики задние nissan juke | брызговики novline autofamily брызговики задние nissan juke | комплект брызговиков передних novline autofamily для nissan juke 2011 2 шт | брызговики novline autofamily брызговики задние nissan pathfinder | брызговики передние novline autofamily nissan juke 2011 2014 2014 | брызговики задние novline autofamily nissan pathfinder 2010 2014 | брызговики задние novline autofamily nissan sentra b17 2014 | брызговики задние novline autofamily nissan almera 2012 | брызговики задние novline autofamily nissan juke 2014 | брызговики novline autofamily брызговики передние ford ecosport | брызговики novline autofamily брызговики передние fiat ducato | брызговики novline autofamily брызговики задние subaru forester |