There was a political system called "Insei" in medieval Japan in the 11th and 13th centuries.
It was born in the trend of returning to the emperor-centered political system.
Actually, without "Insei", no samurai society was born. What kind of thing is it?
The center of medieval politics of Japan is aristocratic members of the court in Kyoto.
That era is called "Heian (平安) era".
Politics of that era is called "Sekkan politics".
Fujiwara clan was also central politics. What kind of political system is it?
Heian period (平安時代)
It is about Japan's era from the late 8th century to the 12th century.
It is regarded as the beginning of the medieval period in Japan.
In the period centered on aristocrats in the imperial court of Kyoto, the samurai finishes by taking power.
"Joko" is honorary title of the emperor who retired after giving up the throne. When Joko becomes a Buddhist, he changes from Joko to the honorary title "Ho-o".
"Joko" reminds us of the era of "Insei", but it continues as an institution from the 7th century to the present.
On May 1, 2019, the emperor Kinjo will become Joko, so it will be familiar to us.
Japan has counted from the first generation Emperor of the 125's has existed.
There were emperors with various individualities such as assassinated people, obviously mentally disturbing people, empress, people who become emperor twice.
If you look at them one by one, you can learn about the history of Japan.
Emperor Juntoku is a rare emperor who has been sentenced to island prison from his men's subordinates.
Besides being involved in his father.
Emperor Go-toba had excellent talent in many ways. But he lost the battle and experienced unprecedented humiliation in the emperor of the past.
Emperor Antoku who was the long-awaited throne of Heike. However, the trend of the times has already been away from Heike. He is a sad ending because he could not get on the trend of the times.
It is an emperor thronged among the strongest guardian of the Pope Go-shirakawa and Kiyomori Taira-no. But this strongest guardian will bother the Emperor.
This emperor is the youngest and most admired (7 months old) in history, the person who abdicated as the youngest in history (3 years old).
This emperor is the son of a monster politician Emperor Go-shirakawa. He was a frank man with a true opposite character from his father.