18th Century Japan: Culture and Society

18th Century Japan: Culture and Society

By: C. Andrew Gerstle (author), C. Andrew Gerstle (editor)Paperback

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The period of Japanese history before the advent of industrialisation and modernism is of tremendous interest. The essays in this collection show a fascination with the social context behind the development of aesthetics, drama, language, art and philosophy, whether it be the world of the pleasure quarters or the Shogun's court.

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  • publication date: 26/06/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780700711840
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 198
  • ID: 9780700711840
  • weight: 249
  • ISBN10: 0700711848

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