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Author Townsend, Susan C.
Title Miki Kiyoshi, 1897-1945 : Japan's itinerant philosopher / by Susan C. Townsend.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.

Author Townsend, Susan C.
Series Brill's Japanese studies library, 0925-6512 ; v. 32
Brill's Japanese studies library ; v. 32.
Subject Miki, Kiyoshi, 1897-1945.
Philosophers -- Japan -- Biography.
Author Townsend, Susan C.
Series Brill's Japanese studies library, 0925-6512 ; v. 32
Brill's Japanese studies library ; v. 32.
Subject Miki, Kiyoshi, 1897-1945.
Philosophers -- Japan -- Biography.
Description 1 online resource (x, 270 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-263) and index.
Contents Acknowledgements; Introduction Notes on a life; PART ONE WANDERINGS THROUGH THE WORLD OF BOOKS; Chapter One Given up to Nature and to books; Chapter Two Wanderings in the wood of human knowledge; Chapter Three Wanderings in the springtime of life; Chapter Four Miki's Wanderjahre; PART TWO WANDERINGS THROUGH THE WORLD OF THOUGHT; Chapter Five A study of man: Late 1925 to Early 1932; Chapter Six A study of man in crisis: Late 1932-1935; Chapter Seven A study of man in action: 1936-1940; Afterword: Notes on a death; Bibliography; Index.
Summary This biography draws upon a range of autobiographical sources and new methods of narrative interpretation in order to discover what lies behind the ideas and motivations of Miki Kiyoshi, one of the best-known and most controversial Japanese philosphers of the 1920s and 30s.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789004175822 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9004175822 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9789047429265 (electronic bk.)
9047429265 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 644523623
Additional Format Print version: Townsend, Susan C. Miki Kiyoshi, 1897-1945. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009 (DLC) 2009009618


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