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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

Label
Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history
Title
Moral nation
Title remainder
modern Japan and narcotics in global history
Statement of responsibility
Miriam Kingsberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kadia, Miriam Kingsberg
Dewey number
362.29/30952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV5840.J3
LC item number
K56 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia--local studies/global themes
Series volume
29
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug traffic
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Drug and Narcotic Control
  • Ethics
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Legislation, Drug
  • Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation
  • History, Modern 1601-
  • Philosophy
  • Pharmacy Administration
  • Mental Disorders
  • Morals
  • Disease
  • Humanities
  • Social Control, Formal
  • Legislation as Topic
  • Psychology, Social
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • History
  • Organization and Administration
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Sociology
  • Health Services Administration
  • Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms
  • Social Sciences
  • Health Care Economics and Organizations
  • Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena
  • Drug and Narcotic Control
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Ethics
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 19th Century
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug traffic
  • Moral conditions
  • Japan
  • Bekämpfung
  • Drogenhandel
  • Legitimität
Label
Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history, Miriam Kingsberg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Control code
868977449
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520957480
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4dd7f7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868977449
Label
Moral nation : modern Japan and narcotics in global history, Miriam Kingsberg
Publication
Copyright
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
Control code
868977449
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520957480
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4dd7f7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868977449

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