A Companion to the Anthropology of Japan (Blackwell by Jennifer Robertson

By Jennifer Robertson

This e-book is an extraordinary choice of 29 unique essays via many of the world’s so much extraordinary students of Japan. Covers a huge diversity of matters, together with the colonial roots of anthropology within the jap academy; eugenics and kingdom development; majority and minority cultures; genders and sexualities; and style and meals cultures Resists stale and deceptive stereotypes, by way of offering new views on jap tradition and society Makes eastern society obtainable to readers surprising with the rustic

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