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Mirror of Modernity

Stephen Vlastos

Mirror of Modernity

Invented Traditions of Modern Japan (Twentieth-Century Japan, 9)

by Stephen Vlastos

  • 125 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Customs,
  • History: World,
  • History Of Civilization And Culture (General),
  • Japan - History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Japan,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • History / General,
  • Civilization,
  • 1868-

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7710262M
    ISBN 100520206215
    ISBN 109780520206212

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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.

"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 judo or Japanese Author: Stephen Vlastos.

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