JAPANimals: History and Culture in Japan's Animal Life
Gregory M. Pflugfelder, Brett L. Walker, Regents' Professor and Department Chairperson Brett Walker
Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 2005 - 370 pages
Challenges many of the fundamental assumptions that have shaped contemporary scholarship on Japan, engaging from different perspectives questions of economic growth, isolation from and interaction with the outside world, the tools of conquest and empire, and the character of modernity.
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