Crested Kimono: Power and Love in the Japanese Business Family / Edition 1

Crested Kimono: Power and Love in the Japanese Business Family / Edition 1

by Matthews Masayuki Hamabata
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801499755

ISBN-13: 9780801499753

Pub. Date: 08/28/1991

Publisher: Cornell University Press

Discusses the complex economic, emotional, biological, cultural, & religious ties & relations among family members of Japanese family-owned businesses. Details the everyday lives of three such families. Hamabata also describes his own unexpected search for personal discovery & acceptance as an unmarried, third generation Japanese-American male attempting to fit in to…  See more details below

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Discusses the complex economic, emotional, biological, cultural, & religious ties & relations among family members of Japanese family-owned businesses. Details the everyday lives of three such families. Hamabata also describes his own unexpected search for personal discovery & acceptance as an unmarried, third generation Japanese-American male attempting to fit in to tradition-bound Japanese society. He portrays Japanese society as a balance between tradition & modernity, culture & person, & authority & emotion. Includes an extensive bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801499753
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1991
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
204
Sales rank:
688,464
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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