Honjo Eijiro

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Honjo Eijiro


Born Nov. 28, 1888, in Kyoto. Japanese scholar; specialist in social and economic history. Member of the Japanese Academy of Sciences.

Honjo graduated from the economics department of the University of Kyoto in 1913, becoming a docent in 1918 and a professor in 1923. He headed a Japanese institute of economic history for many years. Honjo is the author of numerous works on the history of Japan’s economy and on economic studies.


In Russian translation:
Sotsial’naia istoriia Iaponii. Moscow, 1935.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?