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Lives of Young Koreans in Japan
Lives of Young Koreans in Japan
by Yasunori Fukuoka
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Japan exercised colonial rule over Korea from 1910 to 1945 and many Koreans emigrated to Japan during this period. Today, these Korean migrants and their descendants, who are referred to as Zainichi Koreans, constitute one percent of the total population... (read more)

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Longfellow's Tattoos: Tourism, Collecting, and Japan
Longfellow's Tattoos: Tourism, Collecting, and Japan
by Christine M Guth
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Charles Longfellow, son of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, returned to Boston after two years in Japan laden with photographs, curios, art objects, and elaborate tattoos he had "collected" on his body; his experiences focus this look at tourism, Japan, and... (read more)

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Learning to Go to School in Japan: The Transition from Home to Preschool Life
Learning to Go to School in Japan: The Transition from Home to Preschool Life
by Lois Peak
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Japanese two-year-olds are indulged, dependent, and undisciplined toddlers, but by the age of six they have become obedient, self-reliant, and cooperative students. When Lois Peak traveled to Japan in search of the "magical childrearing technique" behind... (read more)

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Scottish Samurai Glover
Scottish Samurai Glover
by Alexander Mckay
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In Ghostly Japan
In Ghostly Japan
by Lafcadio Hearn
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Yokohama Burning: The Deadly 1923 Earthquake and Fire That Helped Forge the Path to World War II
Yokohama Burning: The Deadly 1923 Earthquake and Fire That Helped Forge the Path to World War II
by Joshua Hammer
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Japan Examined: Perspectives on Modern Japanese History
Japan Examined: Perspectives on Modern Japanese History
by Harry Wray
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Writings from Japan: An Anthology
Writings from Japan: An Anthology
by Lafcadio Hearn
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The End of the Shoguns and the Birth of Modern Japan (Pivotal Moments in History)
The End of the Shoguns and the Birth of Modern Japan (Pivotal Moments in History)
by Mark E Cunningham
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Last Boat to Yokohama: The Life and Legacy of Beate Sirota Gordon
Last Boat to Yokohama: The Life and Legacy of Beate Sirota Gordon
by Nassrine Azimi
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Listen To the Voices From the Sea (00 Edition)
Listen To the Voices From the Sea (00 Edition)
by Kike Koe
TOC
Acknowledgments   To the Reader   Explanatory Notes   Introduction to the First Edition (1949) by Kazuo Watanabe   Posthumous Manuscripts of the Fallen Students   Part I: During the War between Japan and China   Part II: The... (read more)

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Wandering ghost :the odyssey of Lafcadio Hearn
Wandering ghost :the odyssey of Lafcadio Hearn
by Jonathan Cott
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 404-430) and index.... (read more)

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Shadowings
Shadowings
by Lafcadio Hearn
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Stories from strange books: The reconciliation. A legend of Fugen-Bosatsu. The screen-maiden. The corpse-rider. The sympathy of Benten. The gratitude of the Samâebito.--Japanese studies: Sâemi. Japanese female names. Old Japanese songs.--Fantasies... (read more)

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Reflections on the way to the gallows :voices of Japanese rebel women
Reflections on the way to the gallows :voices of Japanese rebel women
by Mikiso Hane
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People's rights and national rights / Fukuda Hideko -- Reflections on the way to the gallows / Kanno Sugako -- The road to nihilism / Kaneko Fumiko -- The Sekirankai / Sakai Magara ... et al. -- From the factories and the rice paddies / Tanno Setsu... (read more)

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Kwaidan: Stories & Studies of Strange Things
Kwaidan: Stories & Studies of Strange Things
by Lafcadio Hearn
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Kwaidan: The story of Mimi-nashi-Håoèichi. Oshidori. The story of O-Tei. Ubazakura. Diplomacy. Of a mirror and a bell. Jikininki. Mujina. Rokuro-kubi. A dead secret. Yuki-onna. The story of Aoyagi. Jiuroku-zakura. The dream of Akinosukâe. Riki-baka... (read more)

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Changing Japanese Attitudes Toward
Changing Japanese Attitudes Toward
by Marius Jansen
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Hall, J. W. Changing conceptions of the modernization of Japan.--Jansen, M. B. Changing Japanese attitudes toward modernization.--Dore, R. P. The legacy of Tokugawa education.--Craig, A. Science and Confucianism in Tokugawa Japan.--Webb, H. The... (read more)

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As We Saw Them: The First Japanese Embassy to the United States
As We Saw Them: The First Japanese Embassy to the United States
by Masao Miyoshi
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-225) and index.... (read more)

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Earthquake Nation: The Cultural Politics of Japanese Seismicity, 1868-1930
Earthquake Nation: The Cultural Politics of Japanese Seismicity, 1868-1930
by Gregory K Clancey
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Accelerating seismic activity in late Meiji Japan climaxed in the legendary Great Nobi Earthquake of 1891, which rocked the main island from Tokyo to Osaka, killing thousands. Ironically, the earthquake brought down many and#147;modernand#8221... (read more)

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Japanese National Railways
Japanese National Railways
by Yoshiyuki Kasai
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The success of Japan's privatization of its national rail network stands out in stark contrast to that of Britain. This "insider's" account is compelling, not least for the striking differences it highlights in thinking and practice between the two... (read more)

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Secret Memoirs of Count Tadasu Hayashi
Secret Memoirs of Count Tadasu Hayashi
by A M Pooley
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