Women on the Verge: Japanese Women, Western Dreams

Women on the Verge: Japanese Women, Western Dreams

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Women on the Verge: Japanese Women, Western Dreams by Karen Kelsky

Explores issues of gender, race and national identity in Japan, by taking up for critical analysis an emergent national trend, in which some urban Japanese women turn to the West--through study abroad, work abroad, and romance with Westerners-- in order

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780822328056
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
Publication date: 11/21/2001
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Karen Kelsky is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Oregon.

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