An introduction to Japanese society /
Yoshio Sugimoto.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
description
xi, 345 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0521705193 (pbk), 0521879566 (hbk.), 9780521705196 (pbk), 9780521879569 (hbk.)
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imprint
Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
isbn
0521705193 (pbk)
0521879566 (hbk.)
9780521705196 (pbk)
9780521879569 (hbk.)
contents note
Preface to the third edition -- The Japan phenomenon and the social sciences -- Class and stratification: an overview -- Geographical and generational variations -- Forms of work in cultural capitalism -- Diversity and unity in education -- Gender stratification and the family system -- 'Japaneseness', ethnicity, and minority groups -- Collusion and competition in the establishment -- Popular culture and everyday life -- Civil society and friendly authoritarianism.
general note
Previous ed.: 2003.
catalogue key
7318346
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-325) and index.

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