The articles are indeed quite recent as of publication date too, so the included thinkers are indeed grappling with current issues. My chief complaint with this book is that the title promises much more than it delivers.
Contemporary Japanese Thought. Weatherhead books on asia
Contemporary Japanese Thought. Weatherhead books on asia. One readily speaks, for example, of French theory or German theory, and these references are more or less directly understood without raising much question.
Appearing for the first time in English, the writings in this collection reflect some of the most innovative and influential work by Japanese intellectuals in recent years. In addressing the political, historical, and cultural issues that have dominated Japanese society, these essays cross a range of disciplines, including literary theory, philosophy, history, gender studies, and cultural studies
Contemporary Japanese Thought book. Lists with This Book. Richard F. Calichman is professor of Japanese studies at the City College of New York, CUNY.
Contemporary Japanese Thought book. 41 books - 12 voters. His Columbia University Press books include Overcoming Modernity: Cultural Identity in Wartime Japan (2008); Contemporary Japanese Thought (2005); and What is Modernity? Writings of Takeuchi Yoshimi (2005). Books by Richard F. Calichman. weatherhead books on asia Unauthenticated. Download Date 9/10/19 4:56 AM. Michael K. Bourdaghs, The Dawn That Never Comes: Sihimazaki Toson and Japanese Nationalism.
In addressing the political, historical, and cultural issues that have dominated Japanese society, these essays cross a range of disciplines, including literary theory, philosophy, history, gender studies, and cultural studies. Contributors examine Japan's imperialist and nationalist past as well as representations and remembrances of this history
Weatherhead Books on Asia. Overcoming Modernity: Cultural Identity in Wartime Japan (2008).
Weatherhead Books on Asia. Wang, Edward C. Henderson Professor of Chinese Literature at Harvard University, for fiction and Columbia University professor Carol Gluck, George Sansom Professor of History, for history, society and culture. A series of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University, published by Columbia University Press. Series: Weatherhead Books on Asia. Published by: Columbia University Press.
Contemporary Japanese Thought (Weatherhead Books on Asia). Columbia University Press.