Volume 60, Number 1, Spring 2005

Table of Contents

From: Monumenta Nipponica

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  "Washing Off the Dust": Baths and Bathing in Late Medieval Japan

pp. 1-41

  Competing with Amida: A Study and Translation of Jōkei's Miroku Kōshiki

pp. 43-79

  Local Officials and the Meiji Conscription Campaign

pp. 81-110

Book Reviews

  House and Home in Modern Japan: Reforming Everyday Life, 1880-1930 (review)

pp. 111-112

  Frauenerziehung und Frauenbild im Umbruch: Ideale von Madchenerziehung, Frauenrolle und weiblichen Lebensentwurfen in der fruhen Jogaku zasshi (1885-1889) (review)

pp. 112-115

  Women and the Labour Market in Japan's Industrialising Economy: The Textile Industry before the Pacific War (review)

pp. 115-118

  Colonizing Sex: Sexology and Social Control in Modern Japan (review)

pp. 118-121

  Toshie: A Story of Village Life in Twentieth-Century Japan (review)

pp. 121-123

  Practicing the Afterlife: Perspectives from Japan, and: Bereavement and Consolation: Testimonies from Tokugawa Japan (review)

pp. 123-128

  Practical Pursuits: Religion, Politics, and Personal Cultivation in Nineteenth-Century Japan

pp. 128-131

  Gender and National Literature: Heian Texts in the Constructions of Japanese Modernity (review)

pp. 131-134

  The Ethos of Noh: Actors and Their Art (review)

pp. 134-137

  Text and the City: Essays on Japanese Modernity (review)

pp. 137-140

  The Artist as Professional in Japan (review)

pp. 140-143

  Critical Perspectives on Classicism in Japanese Painting, 1600-1700 (review)

pp. 143-145