Gift Exchanges in Edo CastleNone (2012)
AbstractThe Japanese love of gift-giving was firmly established during the Edo period, specifically under the fifth shogun Tsunayoshi. This study was done as part of inquiry into the institution of Ooku, and I remark on the significance of gift exchanges as substitute social activities for the women of Ooku.
- Ooku ladies
Publication DateSummer August, 2012
Citation InformationCecilia S Seigle. "Gift Exchanges in Edo Castle" None (2012)
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