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Topographies of Japanese Modernism

Seiji M. Lippit - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 240 pages
What happens when a critique of modernity -- a "revolt against the traditions of the Western world" -- is situated within a non-European context, where the concept of the ...
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Be a Woman: Hayashi Fumiko and Modern Japanese Women's Literature

Joan E. Ericson - Literary Collections - 1997 - 273 pages
Her approach adds to the recent Japanese feminist discovery of male patrons editing the work of women writers to conform to expectations of femininity by relating gendered ...
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Rethinking Identity in Modern Japan: Nationalism as Aesthetics

Yumiko Iida - Social Science - 2013 - 336 pages
This volume is a major reconsideration of Japanese late modernity and national hegemony which examines the creative and academic works of a number of influential Japanese ...
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The Aesthetics of Japanese Fascism

Alan Tansman - History - 2009 - 355 pages
"The range of Alan Tansman's coverage is truly prodigious and diverse--from the most obscurantist cultural analysis through mawkish sentimentality and orchestrated nostalgia ...
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Uchida Hyakken: A Critique of Modernity and Militarism in Prewar Japan

Rachel DiNitto - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 285 pages
This title explores Hyakken's fiction and essays written during Japan's prewar years and investigates the intersection of his literature with the surroundings of the time.
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When Our Eyes No Longer See: Realism, Science, and Ecology in Japanese ...

Gregory Golley - History - 2008 - 394 pages
As industrial and scientific developments in early-twentieth-century Japan transformed the meaning of ‚eoeobjective observation,‚e modern writers and poets struggled to capture ...
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Rituals of Self-revelation: Shishōsetsu as Literary Genre and Socio-cultural ...

Irmela Hijiya-Kirschnereit - Literary Collections - 1996 - 373 pages
Irmela Hijiya-Kirschnereit brings her sophisticated literary methods and graceful method of analysis to this English translation of her book on the shishosetsu, one of the most ...
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The Dawn That Never Comes: Shimazaki Toson and Japanese Nationalism

Michael Bourdaghs - LITERARY CRITICISM - 2013 - 273 pages
A critical rethinking of theories of national imagination, The Dawn That Never Comes offers the most detailed reading to date in English of one of modern Japanís most ...
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