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|READ BOOK ☢ Master Sorai's Responsals: An Annotated Translation of Sorai Sensei Tomonsho (Monographs of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University) ⚇ Master Sorai S Responsals Was To Eighteenth Century Japan What The Prince Was To Renaissance Italy Like Machiavelli, Ogyu Sorai Was A Humanist Scholar Who Served A Prince One Of The Shogun S Chief Lieutenants And Drew On His Experiences As A House Philosopher And On His Vast Knowledge Of History And Political Affairs In His Work In , When He Began To Write The Letters That Comprise This Text, The Tokugawa Regime Was Than A Hundred Years Old And Beset With Grave Administrative And Fiscal Problems, About Which Sorai Had Much To Say Samuel Yamashita S Impressive Translation Of This Work Offers Modern Readers A Rare Glimpse Of The Prevailing Political Discourse Of The Day And The Specific Concepts That Rulers Had At Their Disposal As They Struggled To Manage Their Domains, Find Talented Men For Their Bureaucracies, Create New Sources Of Revenue, And Keep Their Subjects Well Fed And Happy