Chapter 3. Medieval Japan

  1. William M. Tsutsui
  1. Andrew Edmund Goble

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751398.ch4

A Companion to Japanese History

A Companion to Japanese History

How to Cite

Goble, A. E. (2007) Medieval Japan, in A Companion to Japanese History (ed W. M. Tsutsui), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751398.ch4

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:

  • aristocratic polity;
  • total domination;
  • emperor;
  • kamakura;
  • monastic traditions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Medieval Concept

  • The Kamakura and Muromachi Regimes

  • Religion and Culture

  • Overseas Contacts