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Japanese culture

Author: H Paul Varley
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : English : Fourth edition, updated and expandedView all editions and formats
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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.
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Varley, H. Paul.
Japanese culture.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiì Press, ©2000
(DLC) 99057345
(OCoLC)42786356
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H Paul Varley
ISBN: 058530260X 9780585302607 9780824863081 0824863089
OCLC Number: 45728338
Description: 1 online resource (383 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The emergence of Japanese civilization --
The introduction of Buddhism --
The court at its zenith --
The advent of a new age --
The canons of medieval taste --
The country unified --
The flourishing of a bourgeois culture --
Heterodox trends --
Encounter with the West --
The fruits of modernity --
Culture in the present age.
Responsibility: Paul Varley.

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An introduction to Japanese history and culture. This fourth edition includes expanded sections on numerous topics, among which are samurai values, Zen Buddhism, the tea ceremony, Confucianism in the  Read more...

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This is a masterpiece of much in little space. It neatly surveys over 2,000 years of the arts, religion, and cultural peculiarities (e.g., the tea ceremony) of one of the most cultivated of nations. Read more...

 
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