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The Resource Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history, Miriam Kingsberg

Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history, Miriam Kingsberg

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Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history
Title
Moral nation
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modern Japan and narcotics in global history
Statement of responsibility
Miriam Kingsberg
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Language
eng
Summary
This trailblazing study examines the history of narcotics in Japan to explain the development of global criteria for political legitimacy in nations and empires in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Japan underwent three distinct crises of sovereignty in its modern history: in the 1890s, during the interwar period, and in the 1950s. Each crisis provoked successively escalating crusades against opium and other drugs, in which moral entrepreneurs--bureaucrats, cultural producers, merchants, law enforcement, scientists, and doctors, among others--focused on drug use as a means of distinguishi
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Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia--local studies/global themes
Series volume
29
Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history, Miriam Kingsberg
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Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history, Miriam Kingsberg
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt5hjhr9
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Moral crusade in Meiji Japan -- Drug users in the epicenter of consumption -- Cultural producers and the Japanese empire -- Cultural producers and Manchukuo -- Merchants -- Law enforcement -- Laboratory scientists -- Medical doctors -- Moral panic in postwar Japan
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Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306133760
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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