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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The quiet , modest nature of the prospect from the teahouse was exactly suited to the attitude of mind cultivated in the tea ceremony itself . The pomp and circumstance of the world must be left behind when one enters the teahouse ...
Evil customs of the past shall be broken off and everything based upon the just laws of nature . Among the “ evil customs of the past ” the authors intended to include the Tokugawa Shogunate and all its works . The “ just laws of Nature ...
They are adept at the use of materials which they allow to preserve their original nature - stone , clay , wood , bamboo , thatch - often untreated and unpainted . They value texture as much as shape and color ; and in this respect ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Haniwa figure representing a man with a mitershaped hat
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