Japanese Culture

March 1, 2000|
Japanese Culture by Paul Varley
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For nearly three decades Japanese Culture has garnered high praise as an accurate and well-written introduction to Japanese history and culture. This widely used undergraduate text is now available in a new edition. Thoroughly updated, the fourth edition includes expanded sections on numerous topics, among which are samurai values, Zen Buddhism, the tea ceremony, Confucianism in the Tokugawa period, the story of the forty-seven ronin, Mito scholarship in the early nineteenth century, and mass culture and comics in contemporary times.
Author: Varley, Paul;Paul Varley is emeritus professor at Columbia University and Sen Soshitsu XV Professor of Japanese Cultural History at the University of Hawai''i.
Title:Japanese CultureFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:400 pages, 9 X 5.9 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:400 pages, 9 X 5.9 X 0.8 inPublished:March 1, 2000Publisher:University of Hawaii PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0824821521

ISBN - 13:9780824821524

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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