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Reflections on the Way to the Gallows: Rebel Women in Prewar Japan

by: Mikiso Hane

Publisher: University of California Press (1988)

$29.95

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Japan's industrial boom at the start of the 20th century increased the social antagonisms of a patriarchal and authoritarian society. This is a history of the mixed range of socialist, nihilist, and anarchist women whofought back, many with their own lives