Japan: A Postindustrial Power--third Edition, Revised And Updated, 3rd Edition (Paperback) book cover

Japan

A Postindustrial Power--third Edition, Revised And Updated, 3rd Edition

By Ardath W. Burks

Routledge

234 pages

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Description

This book traces the history of the Japanese, exploring their traditions, continuity, and cultural heritage. It reflects on Japan as a nation in historical transition, envisioning a postindustrial future filled with friction and promise.

Table of Contents

0. Introduction 1. Sansui: The Landscape and Its Settlement 2. The Japanese Tradition 3. Shibui: A Taste of Japanese Culture 4. Kindaika (Modernization) 5. Postwar Politics 6. The Postwar Economy 7. The Postindustrial Society 8. Kokuminsei: Who are We Japanese? 9. Kokusaika: The Internationalization of Japan

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies