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Mirror of modernity

invented traditions of modern Japan

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Civilization -- 1868-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-310) and index.

      Statementedited by Stephen Vlastos.
      SeriesTwentieth-century Japan ;, 9
      ContributionsVlastos, Stephen, 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS822.25 .M57 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 328 p. :
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL662411M
      ISBN 100520206215, 0520206371
      LC Control Number97007897

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May 01,  · Reviews "This book forces a rethinking of the contentional dichotomy between tradition and modernity. The authors argue provocatively that much of Japanese 'tradition' is a modern invention."—Gail Lee Bernstein, author of Haruko's World "Sure to stimulate debate in the field of Japanese studies, this important work deftly historicizes the origins of such 'traditional practices' as.

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