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By Rebekah Clements

the interpretation of texts has performed a formative position in Japan's background of cultural alternate in addition to the improvement of literature, and indigenous criminal and spiritual structures. this can be the 1st publication of its variety, notwithstanding, to supply a finished survey of the position of translation in Japan through the Tokugawa interval, 1600–1868. through reading quite a lot of translations into jap from chinese language, Dutch and different ecu texts, in addition to the interpretation of classical jap into the vernacular, Rebekah Clements unearths the circles of highbrow and political alternate that existed in early sleek Japan, arguing that, opposite to renowned trust, Japan's 'translation' tradition didn't start within the Meiji interval. reading the 'crisis translation' of army texts in line with overseas threats to protection within the 19th century, Clements additionally deals clean insights into the overthrow of the Tokugawa shogunate in 1868.

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