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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3 THE STIMULATING EFFECT OF CHINESE CULTURE Nara Period : 710–794 In 710 the capital of Japan was fixed for the first time and located at Nara in the fertile plain area at the base of the Ise Peninsula and near the east end of the ...
In the long run Buddhism exercised a refining and civilizing effect upon the rude warriors of early Japan . It revealed to them the power of gentleness and opened up perspectives on the problems of life , death , and suffering in ways ...
... effect upon the poet . The literary force which the form generated at the time of its invention was considerable , for its gaiety and impudence offered an implied challenge to staid aristocratic art and feudal society .
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Haniwa figure representing a man with a mitershaped hat
The Introduction of Chinese Thought and Culture