Behind the mask: on sexual demons, sacred mothers, transvestites, gangsters, and other Japanese cultural heroes

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New American Library, 1983 - Psychology - 242 pages
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BEHIND THE MASK: On Sexual Demons, Sacred Mothers, Transvestites, Gangsters, Drifters And Other Japanese Cultural Heroes

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Lots about the difference between Japanese Buddhist aristocratic culture and Shinto popular culture—with examples from films, plays, novels, prostitution—pegged, indeed chained, to the familiar idea ... Read full review

Contents

The Eternal Mother
18
Holy Matrimony
38
Demon Woman
47
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