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Modern 1868 to 1945
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Hiroshima
Hiroshima
by John Hersey
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General
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Sources of Japanese Tradition, Volume 2 Part 2 : 1868 To 2000 (2ND 06 Edition)
Sources of Japanese Tradition, Volume 2 Part 2 : 1868 To 2000 (2ND 06 Edition)
by Theodore Debary
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Sources of Japanese Tradition, Volume 2, Second Edition is now available as an abridged two-part paperback. For Almost Fifty years, Sources of Japanese Tradition has been used as a textbook by students and scholars of philosophy, religion, cultural... (read more)

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Contemporary 1945 to Present
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The Enigma of Japanese Power: People and Politics in a Stateless Nation
The Enigma of Japanese Power: People and Politics in a Stateless Nation
by Karel Van Wolferen
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Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan
by Herbert P Bix
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In this groundbreaking biography of the Japanese emperor Hirohito, Bix offers the first complete look at the enigmatic leader whose 63-year reign ushered Japan though war into the modern world. 16 page photo insert.... (read more)

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Contemporary 1945 to Present
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Liquid Life
Liquid Life
by William R. Lafleur
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Why would a country strongly influenced by Buddhism's reverence for life allow legalized, widely used abortion? Equally puzzling to many Westerners is the Japanese practice of mizuko rites, in which the parents of aborted fetuses pray for the well-being... (read more)

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Contemporary 1945 to Present
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Underground: The Tokyo Gas Attack and the Japanese Psyche
Underground: The Tokyo Gas Attack and the Japanese Psyche
by Haruki Murakami
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From Haruki Murakami, internationally acclaimed author of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle and Norwegian Wood, a work of literary journalism that is as fascinating as it is necessary, as provocative as it is profound. In March of 1995, agents of a Japanese... (read more)

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Modern 1868 to 1945
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Concise Dictionary of Modern Japanese History
Concise Dictionary of Modern Japanese History
by Janet E Hunter
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This is a concise, reliable guide to the people, places, events, and ideas of significance from the Meiji Restoration to the present.... (read more)

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General
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Chrysanthemum and the Sword Patterns of Japanese Culture (46 Edition)
Chrysanthemum and the Sword Patterns of Japanese Culture (46 Edition)
by Ruth Benedict
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Essential reading for anyone interested in Japanese culture, this unsurpassed masterwork opens an intriguing window on Japan. Benedicts World War II–era study paints an illuminating contrast between the culture of Japan and that of the United States.... (read more)

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The Kojiki: Records of Ancient Matters (Tuttle Classics of Japanese Literature)
The Kojiki: Records of Ancient Matters (Tuttle Classics of Japanese Literature)
by Basil H Chamberlain
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Written by imperial command in the eighth century, The Kojiki: Records of Ancient Matters is Japan's classic of classics, the oldest connected literary work and the fundamental scripture of Shinto. A more factual history called the Nihongi or Nihon Shoki... (read more)

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Crisis and Compensation: Public Policy and Political Stability in Japan, 1949-1986
Crisis and Compensation: Public Policy and Political Stability in Japan, 1949-1986
by Kent E Calder
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Why does Japan, with its efficiency-oriented technocracy, periodically adopt welfare-oriented, economically inefficient domestic policies? In answering this question Kent Calder shows that Japanese policymakers respond to threats to the ruling party's... (read more)

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