Chapter 4. Unification, Consolidation, and Tokugawa Rule

  1. William M. Tsutsui
  1. Philip C. Brown

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751398.ch5

A Companion to Japanese History

A Companion to Japanese History

How to Cite

Brown, P. C. (2007) Unification, Consolidation, and Tokugawa Rule, in A Companion to Japanese History (ed W. M. Tsutsui), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751398.ch5

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:

  • consolidation;
  • unification;
  • modernity;
  • consciousness;
  • shogunal power

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Brief Overview of Political Development during the Era

  • Breaking Away from Meiji

  • Expanding Interests

  • The Question of Political Early Modernity

  • National Integration and the Spread of a Popular National Consciousness

  • The Short Arm of the Law

  • Missing Links

  • In Sum