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The chrysanthemum and the sword : patterns of Japanese culture.

Author: Ruth Benedict
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Mariner books edView all editions and formats
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This World War II-era study paints an illuminating contrast between the culture of Japan and that of the United States.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Benedict
ISBN: 0618619593 9780618619597
OCLC Number: 225406701
Description: xii, 324 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: 1. Assignment: Japan --
2. The Japanese in the War --
3. Taking One's Proper Station --
4. The Meiji Reform --
5. Debtor to the Ages and the World --
6. Repaying One-Ten-Thousandth --
7. The Repayment 'Hardest to Bear' --
8. Clearing One's Name --
9. The Circle of Human Feelings --
10. The Dilemma of Virtue --
11. Self-Discipline --
12. The Child Learns --
13. The Japanese Since VJ-Day.
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This World War II-era study paints an illuminating contrast between the culture of Japan and that of the United States.

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