Japan in Print

Japan in Print
Author : Mary Elizabeth Berry
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Total Pages : 346
Release : 2007-08
ISBN 10 : 9780520254176
ISBN 13 : 0520254171
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Considering the social processes that drove the information explosion of the 1600s, this is an account of the conversion of the public from an object of state surveillance into a subject of self-knowledge. It shows that public texts projected a national collectivity characterized by access to markets, mobility, sociability, and self-fashioning.

Japan in Print
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Mary Elizabeth Berry
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Considering the social processes that drove the information explosion of the 1600s, this is an account of the conversion of the public from an object of state s
The Japanese Buddhist World Map
Language: en
Pages: 369
Authors: D. Max Moerman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-31 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

From the fourteenth through the nineteenth centuries Japanese monks created hundreds of maps to construct and locate their place in a Buddhist world. This expan
Making Time
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Yulia Frumer
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-19 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

What is time made of? We might balk at such a question, and reply that time is not made of anything—it is an abstract and universal phenomenon. In Making Time
Japan's Keiretsu System
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance
Categories: Cartels
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher:

Bibliographic Guide to Maps and Atlases
Language: en
Pages: 860
Authors:
Categories: Maps
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

The Internet Resource Directory for K-12 Teachers and Librarians
Language: en
Pages: 470
Authors: Elizabeth B. Miller
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

Describes educational uses for the Internet, tells how to navigate the Internet, and surveys resources in the areas of art, music, drama, foreign languages, mat
Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Jeff Kingston
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This book provides undergraduate and graduate students with an interdisciplinary compendium written by a number of leading specialists on contemporary Japan. Ch
The Chrysanthemum and the Sword: Patterns of Japanese Culture
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Ruth Benedict
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-01 - Publisher: DigiCat

DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "The Chrysanthemum and the Sword: Patterns of Japanese Culture" by Ruth Benedict. DigiCat Publishing
Toys, Games, and Action Figure Collectibles of the 1970s: Volume IV Star Wars to Zorro
Language: en
Pages: 1451
Authors: Jonathon Jones
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-03 - Publisher: Jonathon Jones

The last and final installment of the series, this volume has over 850 pictures covering over 35 categories, with some of the larger and more popular toy lines
Institutions, Incentives and Electoral Participation in Japan
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Yusaku Horiuchi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

American and European political scientists have claimed that subnational elections almost always record lower voter turnout than national elections. In Japan, h