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Behind the mask :on sexual demons, sacred mothers, transvestites, gangsters, and other Japanese cultural heroes

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About the Author

Ian Buruma is currently Luce Professor at Bard College. His previous books include God's Dust, Behind the Mask, The Missionary and The Libertine, Playing the Game, The Wages of Guilt, Anglomania, and Bad Elements. He writes frequently for The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, and the Financial Times.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780452007383
Author:
Buruma, Ian
Publisher:
Plume
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
National characteristics, Japanese
Subject:
Popular culture -- Japan.
Subject:
General Social Science
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
98-1003
Publication Date:
1985
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
5 x 7 x 1 in 0.5 lb

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