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An age of melodrama : family, gender and social hierarchy in the turn-of-the-century japanese novel

Author: Ken K Ito
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines how, at the turn of the 19th century, Japanese fiction used melodrama's binary morality-the battle between good and evil-to generate alternative models of family to answer the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ken K Ito
ISBN: 0804757771 9780804757775
OCLC Number: 938777472
Description: 310 s. : illustrations
Contents: Contents @toc4:List of Figures xxx Acknowledgments xxx A Note on Names xxx @@toc2:Introduction: Melodrama and the Family in Meiji Japan 1 1. The Family and the Nation in Hototogisu 000 2. Love and Money in Konjiki yasha 000 3. Gender and Social Aspiration in Chikyodai 000 4. The Traffic in Women and Men in Gubijinso In Place of a Conclusion: Kokoro and the Melodramatic Imagination 000 @toc4:Notes 000 Works CitedBibliography 000 Index 000
Responsibility: Ken K. Ito.

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