By Ian Neary
Written via an the world over famous professional on Buraku experiences, this ebook casts new gentle on majority-minority family members and the fight for Buraku liberation. Ian Neary makes a speciality of the Burakumin activist, left-wing baby-kisser, family members corporation supervisor and arguably crucial Buraku chief of the 20 th century: Matsumoto Jiichiro.
Based on basic fabric reflecting contemporary learn, every one bankruptcy locates Matsumoto Jiichiro’s event in the broader advancements in Japan's social, political and financial historical past and illuminates dimensions of its social historical past throughout the 20th century which are often left unconsidered.
As an exam of Buraku background this ebook will attract students and scholars of eastern political and financial heritage, ethnic and racial reports, socialism, social notion and social movements.
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The Buraku Issue and Modern Japan: The Career of Matsumoto Jiichiro (Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies) by Ian Neary