Did Inazō Nitobe Read the "Adam Smith Collection" He Purchased? [JP]

Lecture Description

Why did Nitobe decide to purchase over 300 books, most of which being unable to be classified as economics? What intrigued him the most?
In addition, the lecture will cover how Smith was accepted by the general public during the period between early Meiji era and 200 years after his birth (1923).

NOTE:
- This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.
Date:
Dec 19, 2020
Target:
Visitors
Field:
Economics / Business / Finance History / Ethnology

Speaker

Daisuke Arie

Daisuke Arie

YOKOHAMA National University Emeritus Professor / The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Economics Visiting Researcher

*Lecturer's title and organization are shown as of the date of the event.

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