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Blacker, Carmen

Overview
Works: 46 works in 183 publications in 4 languages and 5,021 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History  Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Speaker
Classifications: DS822.25, 915.2033
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carmen Blacker
Tradition and modernization in Japanese culture by Conference on Modern Japan( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The catalpa bow : a study of shamanistic practices in Japan by Carmen Blacker( Book )
45 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic work describes shamanic figures surviving in Japan today, their initiatory dreams, ascetic practices, the supernatural beings with whom they communicate, and the geography of the other world in myth and legend
Ancient cosmologies by Carmen Blacker( Book )
19 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in 4 languages and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Japanese enlightenment; a study of the writings of Fukuzawa Yukichi by Carmen Blacker( Book )
20 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The straw sandal, or, The scroll of the hundred crabs Mukashi-banashi inazuma-byōshi by Kyōden Santō( )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen Blacker's spirited translation of Santo Kyoden's Mukashi-banashi inazuma byooshi reveals a multi-layered and fascinating tale of revenge, providing a classic example of this popular genre within Japanese literature
Cambridge women : twelve portraits by Edward Shils( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oracles and divination ( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divination and oracles ( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Japanese and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected writings of Carmen Blacker by Carmen Blacker( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women and tradition : a neglected group of folklorists ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen Blacker - Collected Writings by Carmen Blacker( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume of the Collected Writings of Modern Western Scholars on Japan brings together the work of Carmen Blacker, who wrote extensively on religion, myth and folklore
Japanese poetry : the 'uta' by Arthur Waley( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antiche cosmologie ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Halifax childhood by Mary Schroeder( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Methods of yoga in Japanese Buddhism by Carmen Blacker( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The autobiography of Yukichi Fukuzawa by Yukichi Fukuzawa( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religion in Japan : arrows to heaven and earth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Azusa yumi : Nihon ni okeru Shāman teki kōi by Carmen Blacker( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The autobiography of Yukichi Fukuzawa : With a foreword by Carmen Blacker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Land of the disappearing Buddha ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visits Japan to investigate the Japanese experience of Buddhist worship and the complexities of Zen
 
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Alternative Names
Blacker, Carmen Elizabeth 1924-
Burakkā, Kāmen
ブラッカー, C.
Languages
English (133)
Japanese (7)
German (6)
Italian (2)
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