Representations of Power: The Literary Politics of Medieval Japan / Edition 1

Representations of Power: The Literary Politics of Medieval Japan / Edition 1

by Michele Marra, Michael F. Marra
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824815564

ISBN-13: 9780824815561

Pub. Date: 05/28/1993

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, The

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824815561
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
05/28/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
Ch. 1Poetic and Political Disputes: Patronage at the Two Courts6
Ch. 2The Aesthetics of Impurity: A Theatre of Defilement55
Ch. 3Fables of Power: The Freezing of Social Mobility115
Ch. 4Politics of Appropriation: The "Citizens" and the Containment of Subversion136
Epilogue172
Abbreviations177
Notes179
Glossary213
Bibliography221
Index235

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