Introduction To Japanese Culture

Author: Daniel Sosnoski
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462911536
Size: 78.34 MB
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Featuring full-color photographs and illustrations throughout, this text is a comprehensive guide to Japanese culture. The richness of Japan's history is renowned worldwide.

Evanescence And Form

Author: C. Inouye
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230615481
Size: 45.22 MB
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This book explores the Japanese notion of hakanasa - the evanescence of all things.

An Introduction To Japanese Society

Author: Yoshio Sugimoto
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316214117
Size: 18.78 MB
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This book explores the breadth and diversity of Japanese society, with chapters covering class, geographical and generational variation, work, education, gender, minorities, popular culture and the establishment.

Japanese Culture

Author: H. Paul Varley
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 9780824821524
Size: 22.36 MB
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Presents a comprehensive study of Japanese history and culture surveying over two thousand years of art, religion, and ceremonies and includes topics such as samurai values, Zen Buddhism, Confucianism, and Mito scholarship.

The Chrysanthemum And The Sword

Author: Ruth Benedict
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547525141
Size: 44.57 MB
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The Chrysanthemum and the Sword is a revealing look at how and why our cultures differ, making it the perfect introduction to Japanese history and customs.

Introduction To Japanese Kanji Calligraphy

Author: Kunii Takezaki
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462905927
Size: 15.62 MB
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In Japanese culture, kanji characters from the Japanese writing system are used in calligraphy. An Introduction to Japanese Kanji Calligraphy is an exploration of this Asian art form, and examines how calligraphic poetry developed in Japan.

Japanese Culture

Author: Roger J. Davies
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462918832
Size: 68.70 MB
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Each chapter is concluded with extensive endnotes along with thought-provoking discussion activities, making this volume ideal for individual readers and for classroom instruction.

Introduction To Japanese Architecture

Author: Michiko Kimura Young
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462908098
Size: 63.67 MB
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The comprehensive, accessible text is complemented by over 340 color photographs, diagrams, and specially commissioned watercolors.