The Monkey as Mirror: Symbolic Transformations in Japanese History and Ritual / Edition 1

The Monkey as Mirror: Symbolic Transformations in Japanese History and Ritual / Edition 1

by Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney
     
 

ISBN-10: 069102846X

ISBN-13: 9780691028460

Pub. Date: 04/01/1989

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney examines the historical transformations of the concept of self and other in Japan by inquiring into the meanings assigned to the monkey and the ""special status"" people (often referred to as ""outcasts""), who produce the monkey performances still popular in Japan.  See more details below

Overview

Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney examines the historical transformations of the concept of self and other in Japan by inquiring into the meanings assigned to the monkey and the ""special status"" people (often referred to as ""outcasts""), who produce the monkey performances still popular in Japan.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691028460
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
04/01/1989
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.46(w) x 8.49(h) x 0.76(d)

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