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Author Leupp, Gary P.

Title Servants, shophands, and laborers in the cities of Tokugawa Japan / Gary P. Leupp
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1992


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Description xiii, 237 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Table of contents for Servants, shophands, and laborers in the cities of Tokugawa Japan / Gary P. Leupp. -- Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog -- Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding. -- List of Tables Preface Introduction 3 Ch. 1 Labor and the Pax Tokugawa 7 Ch. 2 Master and Servant Populations 29 Ch. 3 Master-Servant Relations 65 Ch. 4 Servants in Society 106 Ch. 5 Casual Laborers 123 Ch. 6 Strategies for the Control of Casual Laborers 155 Afterword 176 Appendix A A Note on Sources 177 Appendix B Money 182 Notes 183 Bibliography 219 Index 233 -- Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Domestics Japan History, Manual work Japan History, Sweatshops Japan History, Master and servant Japan History
Analysis Japan
Working classes History
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [219]-231) and index
Subject Household employees -- Japan -- History.
Manual work -- Japan -- History.
Master and servant -- Japan -- History.
Sweatshops -- Japan -- History.
Working class -- Japan -- History.
LC no. 91045134
ISBN 0691031398