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Ghosts and the Japanese: cultural experience in Japanese death legends

Michiko Iwasaka, Barre Toelken - Social Science - 1994 - 138 pages
The Japanese have ambivalent attitudes toward death, deeply rooted in pre-Buddhist traditions. In this scholarly but accessible work, authors Iwasaka and Toelken show that ...
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Chiyo-ni: Woman Haiku Master

Chiyo-ni - Poetry - 1998 - 280 pages
Chiyo-Ni (1703-1775) is one of Japan's most unusual and renowned haiku poets, and this volume, the first major translation of her work in English, contains over 100 haiku ...
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Chiyo-ni: Woman Haiku Master

Chiyo-ni - Poetry - 1998 - 280 pages
Chiyo-Ni (1703-1775) is one of Japan's most unusual and renowned haiku poets, and this volume, the first major translation of her work in English, contains over 100 haiku ...
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Konstruktionen der Fremde: Erfahren, verschriftlicht und erlesen am Beispiel ...

Uta Schaffers - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 392 pages
The book examines how and under what conditions the alien is first experienced in a concrete encounter and is then constructed in writing and reading, i.e. is made available in ...
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The Book of Incense: Enjoying the Traditional Art of Japanese Scents

Kiyoko Morita - Social Science - 2007 - 134 pages
In a new approach to a traditional subject, Morita offers a new awareness of the importance of scent and a fund of ideas for making better use of incense. of color photos. Line ...
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