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Kume Kunitake

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The fraught debate over science and divinity
Riess setting the tone, Japanese colleagues eagerly followed. Most famous among them was Kunitake Kume (1839-1931). Decorated and feted, he suffered an abrupt downfall.
Uncovering a 'closed-minded' mentality in Japan
I must add that the notion of shimaguni konjo was originally conceived by Kume Kunitake in order to inspire Japan to emulate England at the beginning of Japan's modernisation, not to explain Japanese uniqueness. Yashi: When you were in Japan, did you ...

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