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1951–52, vol. 12, 410–29). He linked Yanagita’s erotophobia to the way local authorities, following the lead of metropolitan elites, wanted to discipline older erotic practices in the countryside. As Alan Christy points out, Minakata complained that in a neighboring village, the police had just issued regulations outlawing the old custom of “hooking up” ( yobai ), or recreational sex: “Tokyoites might chuckle when they hear of this, but still today there’s hardly a village in Japan where cruising doesn’t occur every evening” (quoted in Christy 2010, 318–19).
Although nation-state institutions concocted what he called “systems” (seidō), these systems were but a posteriori phenomena, parasitic entities that relied on the world-making capacity of lively others for their derived existence (1951–52, vol. 11, 201). Similar to the dialectic of “living labor” and “vampire capital” that Marx established in Capital, Minakata’s emphasis on life and its ontological primacy over and against the secondarily ontic mandala, totem, and generalized “system” was yet another source of disagreement with Yanagita.
1978, 91). Gotō often invoked his notion of life principle in preparing for a new task. He used it when he was appointed chief civilian administrator in Taiwan (Tsurumi Y. 1937, vol. 2, 38), when he became the president of the SMR in 1906, and again in a famous speech in 1916 outlining his imperialistic “theory of Japanese expansion” (Nihon bōchōron). He was appointed to Taiwan nearly a decade after The Principles of National Hygiene was written, and by that time his previous prescription for the top-down imposition of science onto docile subjects was complicated by both his critique of the “tyranny” of European colonialism and his official respect for traditional Chinese customs.