Chapter 20. Women and Sexuality in Premodern Japan

  1. William M. Tsutsui
  1. Hitomi Tonomura

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751398.ch21

A Companion to Japanese History

A Companion to Japanese History

How to Cite

Tonomura, H. (2007) Women and Sexuality in Premodern Japan, in A Companion to Japanese History (ed W. M. Tsutsui), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751398.ch21

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405116909

Online ISBN: 9780470751398

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Keywords:

  • women;
  • premodern;
  • bureaucracy;
  • female officials;
  • family

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Impact of the Ritsuryō Code

  • Gender Relations in Times of Raw Violence

  • A Moment of Peace and Order

  • Conclusion