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Selected readings on modern Japanese society.

George K. Yamamoto

Selected readings on modern Japanese society.

by George K. Yamamoto

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Published by McCutchan Pub. Corp. in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Social conditions -- 1945- -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementEditors: George K. Yamamoto [and] Tsuyoshi Ishida.
      ContributionsIshida, Tsuyoshi, 1936- joint comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN723.5 .Y28
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 250 p.
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5316974M
      ISBN 100821108034
      LC Control Number72146314
      OCLC/WorldCa189413

        This book explores the challenges faced by modern Japan. A stagnant economy combined with dependence on the People's Republic of China in terms of trade, are huge issues that must be dealt with. Author Joy Hendry combines the past and the present history of Japan to create a must read for greater understanding of current events which end up Cited by: Early life. Doi was born in Tokyo, Japan in He was a graduate of the University of Tokyo.. Career. Doi was Professor Emeritus in the Department of Neuropsychiatry at the University of Tokyo and a medical adviser to St. Luke's International Hospital in Tokyo. He was also Director of the National Institute of Mental Health in Japan. He taught at the University of Tokyo () and at Born: Ma , Tokyo, Japan.

      Literary creations on the road: women's travel diaries in Early Modern Japan / Shiba Keiko ; translated with notes by Motoko Ezaki. HN S Japanese society: tradition, self, and the social order / Robert J. Smith. "Religion and Society in Modern Japan" is an excellent collection of academic essays covering a broad base of the topic. It is a sociological based text, and should not be read by anyone expecting to uncover the esotericism of Buddhism, Shinto or Tenrikyo. The book is split into four subject areas:5/5.

      religion and society in modern japan selected readings nanzan studies in asian religions Posted By Edgar Rice Burroughs Public Library TEXT ID e1 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library and culturethe nanzan guide to japanese religions combines for the first time in any language state of the field theoretical and critical discussions with concrete resources. ↑ Barbara F. Kawakami, Japanese Immigrant Clothing in Hawai'i: (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, ), ↑ George K. Yamamoto and Tsuyoshi Ishida eds., Selected Readings on Modern Japanese Society (Berkeley, California: McCutchan Publishing Corporation, ),


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GEORGE K. YAMAMOTO and TSUYOSHI ISHIDA, comps. and eds. Berkeley, CA: McCutchan, vi + pp., figures, tables, chapter notes, chapter references.

n.p. (paper). Reviewed by WON M. HURH Trinity University Review of a book of readings is largelyAuthor: Won M. Hurh. Every chapters offers insights into one aspect or other of contemporary Japanese life.

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Japanese Society, by Chie Nakane: Don’t let the date of publication deter you from delving into Nakane’s classic work on the topic, still required reading for university students majoring in Japanese studies. This is a short, not overly academic review of all the essential things outsiders need to know.

Incredibly, the book is a perennial best-seller even at home, among Japanese readers. Religion and Society in Modern Japan: Selected Readings - Ebook written by Mark Mullins, Susumu Shimazono, Paul Loren Swanson.

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publishes college textbooks, professional and scholarly references, as well as books for the general readership. It also distributes selected books, audio, and video products published by others, related to its areas of interest. Asian Humanities Press is an imprint of Jain Publishing Company with a focus on languages, literature, cultures, philosophies and.

SELECTED READINGS IN MODERN KOREAN FICTION Selected Readings in Modern Korean Fiction in English Translation Bruce Fulton Seoul National University PhD candidate This is a partial, annotated list of modern Korean fiction in English translation.

Criteria for inclusion are importance of the original work, excellence of the translation, or both File Size: KB. Barry Barnes is a former codirector of the ESRC Centre for Genomics in Society at the University of Exeter, at which he was formerly professor of sociology.

He is the author of several books on the sociology of the sciences and was awarded the J. Bernal Prize for his career contribution to the g: Japanese society.

Books shelved as japanese-studies-soas-reading-list: Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II by John W. Dower, Japan and the Shackles of the. Japanese Society Japan is an extremely homogeneous society with non-Japanese, mostly Koreans and Chinese, making up only about 1% of the population.

The Japanese people are primarily the descendants of various peoples who migrated from Asia in prehistoric times; the dominant strain is N Asian or Mongolic, with some Malay and Indonesian admixture. Readings have been selected under four categories to show the diverse forms of Japanese religiosity and the.

continuing role of religion in this modernized society. These are: Japanese religiosity; religion and the state; traditional religious institutions, decline and adaptation; new religious movements. Is part of Book Title Religion and society in modern Japan: selected readings Author(s) Mark Mullins, Susumu Shimazono Date Publisher Berkeley, Calif.: Asian Humanities Press ISBN .Th is book is, in part, a second edition of an early book, Modern Japan (McGraw-Hill, ).

It has been updated throughout, and several new chapters on earlier Japanese history have been added. As before, this book focuses on Japan, not because it is necessarily more important to be aware. Japan: Its History and Culture (Paperback) This book was written by W.

Scott Morton and J. Kenneth Olenik. Critically Inaccurate Information. I never want to purchase anything from these authors again. The material in the book contains very incorrect and slanderous information, as well as a failure to provide relevant information concerning Nichiren Daishonin and Nichiren Daishonin's Buddhism /5.