Japan: Its History and Culture
Once a star of postwar industrial production and methods, Japan has encountered serious trouble with market forces in recent years. Social changes and departures from tradition are becoming more common in this conservative country. The revised edition of the popular work, Japan: Its History and Culture, Fourth Edition, documents and explains these changes. Seamlessly blending current events, politics, and cultural elements, the authors provide a riveting account of a nation often misunderstood by the West.
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INTRODUCTION According to Japanese legends the people of Japan are descended from the Sun Goddess . Not only so , but the land itself is characterized as divine . Looking down from a pine - clad promontory onto the glinting waters and ...
One thing is certain : there were other races , of a non - Japanese character , living on the islands of Japan before the arrival of the Japanese themselves . One of these races , the Ainu , has survived , though precariously , to the ...
the margins , became transformed into a kind of spiritual repository of purely Japanese values and lifestyle , a place where modern Japan could find the pure essence of traditional identity . Rice farmers , after all , embodied ...
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Haniwa figure representing a man with a mitershaped hat
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