Anthropologies of Japan: Culture, Society, and Nation on a Global Stage
Released! 03/08/2016
Anthropologies of Japan: Culture, Society, and Nation on a Global Stage
by Theodore C. Bestor
Hardcover

Anthropologies of Japan provides a comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of significant phenomena, institutions, and trends in Japan today, on issues ranging from gender and family, the environment, race and ethnicity, and urban life, to popular culture and electronic media, emphasizing the diversities of social and cultural experience that define contemporary Japan. This textbook draws on recent ethnographic research to illustrate major trends in contemporary Japan, with an eye toward counterin... read more