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Encyclopedia of Contemporary Japanese Culture / Edition 1

Encyclopedia of Contemporary Japanese Culture / Edition 1

by Sandra Buckley
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Offering extensive coverage, this new A-Z reference reflects the vibrant, diverse, and evolving culture of modern Japan, from 1945 to the present day. Over 700 entries cover areas such as literature, film, architecture, food, health, political economy, religion, and technology. Suggestions for further reading, a comprehensive system of cross-referencing, a thematic contents list, and an extensive index all help navigate the reader around the encyclopedia and on to further study.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415143448
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/14/2001
Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture Series
Pages: 672
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.56(d)

About the Author

Sandra Buckley was formally Director of the Center of Arts and Humanities at the University of Albany.

Table of Contents

Acupuncture; Aerospace Industry; Cherry Blossoms; Commuting; Department Stores; Economic Recovery; Employment; Environment and Anti-Pollution; Exporting Japanese Culture; Feminism; Information Society; Japanese Management Systems; Karaoke; Literacy; New Religions; Noodles; Poetry; Silk; Tokyo Olympics; Urban Migration; Yen

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