The Resource Authorizing the shogunate : ritual and material symbolism in the literary construction of warrior order, by Vyjayanthi Ratnam Selinger

Authorizing the shogunate : ritual and material symbolism in the literary construction of warrior order, by Vyjayanthi Ratnam Selinger

Label
Authorizing the shogunate : ritual and material symbolism in the literary construction of warrior order
Title
Authorizing the shogunate
Title remainder
ritual and material symbolism in the literary construction of warrior order
Statement of responsibility
by Vyjayanthi Ratnam Selinger
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Selinger, Vyjayanthi Ratnam
Dewey number
895.6/322
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PL790.H43
LC item number
S437 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
Series statement
Brill's Japanese studies library
Series volume
volume 44
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Japan
Label
Authorizing the shogunate : ritual and material symbolism in the literary construction of warrior order, by Vyjayanthi Ratnam Selinger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Genpei josuiki and the Historical Narration of the Genpei War -- The Late Heian World and the Genpei War -- The Historical Rhetoric of the Genpei josuiki -- Critical Approaches to Historicity in the Heike monogatari -- The Scripting of Socio-political Order through the Semiotic Codes of Material and Ritual Culture -- Variants and Textual Lines -- The Genpei josuiki and the Dai Nihonshi -- 2.Fictions of Emergence: The Symbolic Regulation of Violence in the Battles of 1180 -- The Defiled East and the Unpropitious Beginning of the Genpei War -- Cleansing and Karmic Rebirth: The Sacralizing Potential of the Bathhouse -- Dreaming the Body and Soothsaying the Face: The Legible Body in an Arbitrary World -- The Fukuhara Edict, the Hojoe, and the Legitimation of Violence -- Tree Hollows, Boats, and other Fortune-Reviving Spaces: Yoritomo as the Latter-day Emperor Tenmu -- The Battle of Fuji River and the Reimagining of the Borderlands -- Punishing Traitors and Awarding Followers: Performing the Birth of a Law-Making Political Body -- Conclusion -- 3.Gastro-Politics and the Shifting Geography of Medieval Japan: Famine, Feasts, and the Court's Appointment of a Shogun in 1183 -- The Material and the Cultural in Food -- Gallows Humor: Domesticating the Political Challenge of Minamoto Yoshinaka -- Uncourtly Dining Manners in the "Nekoma" Episode: Challenging the Court's Maintenance of Gastro-Political Order -- Yoritomo's Feast in the Heike: Rewriting the Center-Periphery Dichotomy -- Food and the Shifting Geography of Power: The Warrior Banquet' Trope in the Konjaku monogatarishu -- Shogunal Feasts: Power and Pageantry in Medieval Japan -- The Yowa Famine in Historical Records -- Conclusion -- 4.Converging and Diverging Doubles in 1185: Sword Replicas and the Locations of Martial Power -- Sword Symbolism and Political Duality in the Medieval World -- (Re-)Placing the Imperial Sword in the Medieval World -- The "Hoken setsuwa" Passage: Atsuta Shrine and the Overlay of Sword Stories -- Proleptic Visions of New Swords in the Genpei josuiki -- The "Tsurugi no maki": Bloodline and the Fashioning of Shogunal Genealogy -- Conclusion -- 5.The Cultural Shift from the Carriage to the Horse: Portending Historical Change -- Horses amidst Carriages: Turmoil in the Construction of Symbolic Authority -- Clashing Vehicles in the Streets of Kyoto: Marking Imperial Decline -- The Horse that Sparked the Genpei War: Absorbing the Unpredictable Eruption of Warrior Violence -- Ikezuki and Surusumi: Horse Racing (kurabeuma) and the Transformation of War into Sport -- The Darkness of Horse Narratives in the Konjaku monogatarishu: Violence Rendered Distant -- Equine Culture and the Logic of Power in Late Heian to Kamakura Japan -- 6.The Past in the Present: Troping Warrior Power in the Muromachi and Tokugawa Periods -- The Uses of the Past: The Founding of Warrior Power in the Retrospection of Later Eras
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 195 pages.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004255333
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10873672
System control number
(NhCcYBP)10873672
Label
Authorizing the shogunate : ritual and material symbolism in the literary construction of warrior order, by Vyjayanthi Ratnam Selinger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.The Genpei josuiki and the Historical Narration of the Genpei War -- The Late Heian World and the Genpei War -- The Historical Rhetoric of the Genpei josuiki -- Critical Approaches to Historicity in the Heike monogatari -- The Scripting of Socio-political Order through the Semiotic Codes of Material and Ritual Culture -- Variants and Textual Lines -- The Genpei josuiki and the Dai Nihonshi -- 2.Fictions of Emergence: The Symbolic Regulation of Violence in the Battles of 1180 -- The Defiled East and the Unpropitious Beginning of the Genpei War -- Cleansing and Karmic Rebirth: The Sacralizing Potential of the Bathhouse -- Dreaming the Body and Soothsaying the Face: The Legible Body in an Arbitrary World -- The Fukuhara Edict, the Hojoe, and the Legitimation of Violence -- Tree Hollows, Boats, and other Fortune-Reviving Spaces: Yoritomo as the Latter-day Emperor Tenmu -- The Battle of Fuji River and the Reimagining of the Borderlands -- Punishing Traitors and Awarding Followers: Performing the Birth of a Law-Making Political Body -- Conclusion -- 3.Gastro-Politics and the Shifting Geography of Medieval Japan: Famine, Feasts, and the Court's Appointment of a Shogun in 1183 -- The Material and the Cultural in Food -- Gallows Humor: Domesticating the Political Challenge of Minamoto Yoshinaka -- Uncourtly Dining Manners in the "Nekoma" Episode: Challenging the Court's Maintenance of Gastro-Political Order -- Yoritomo's Feast in the Heike: Rewriting the Center-Periphery Dichotomy -- Food and the Shifting Geography of Power: The Warrior Banquet' Trope in the Konjaku monogatarishu -- Shogunal Feasts: Power and Pageantry in Medieval Japan -- The Yowa Famine in Historical Records -- Conclusion -- 4.Converging and Diverging Doubles in 1185: Sword Replicas and the Locations of Martial Power -- Sword Symbolism and Political Duality in the Medieval World -- (Re-)Placing the Imperial Sword in the Medieval World -- The "Hoken setsuwa" Passage: Atsuta Shrine and the Overlay of Sword Stories -- Proleptic Visions of New Swords in the Genpei josuiki -- The "Tsurugi no maki": Bloodline and the Fashioning of Shogunal Genealogy -- Conclusion -- 5.The Cultural Shift from the Carriage to the Horse: Portending Historical Change -- Horses amidst Carriages: Turmoil in the Construction of Symbolic Authority -- Clashing Vehicles in the Streets of Kyoto: Marking Imperial Decline -- The Horse that Sparked the Genpei War: Absorbing the Unpredictable Eruption of Warrior Violence -- Ikezuki and Surusumi: Horse Racing (kurabeuma) and the Transformation of War into Sport -- The Darkness of Horse Narratives in the Konjaku monogatarishu: Violence Rendered Distant -- Equine Culture and the Logic of Power in Late Heian to Kamakura Japan -- 6.The Past in the Present: Troping Warrior Power in the Muromachi and Tokugawa Periods -- The Uses of the Past: The Founding of Warrior Power in the Retrospection of Later Eras
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 195 pages.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004255333
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10873672
System control number
(NhCcYBP)10873672

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