1. study of (ancient) Japanese literature and culture
2. provincial school (under Japan's ritsuryō system and pre-Sui Chinese law)Archaism, See also 大学
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3. KokugakuKokugaku was a National revival, or, school of Japanese philology and philosophy originating during the Tokugawa period. Kokugaku scholars worked to refocus Japanese scholarship away from the then-dominant study of Chinese, Confucian, and Buddhist texts in favor of research into the early Japanese classics.
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