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The Resource Overcome by modernity : history, culture, and community in interwar Japan, Harry Harootunian

Overcome by modernity : history, culture, and community in interwar Japan, Harry Harootunian

Label
Overcome by modernity : history, culture, and community in interwar Japan
Title
Overcome by modernity
Title remainder
history, culture, and community in interwar Japan
Statement of responsibility
Harry Harootunian
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the decades between the two World Wars, Japan made a dramatic entry into the modern age, expanding its capital industries and urbanizing so quickly as to rival many long-standing Western industrial societies. How the Japanese made sense of the sudden transformation and the subsequent rise of mass culture is the focus of Harry Harootunian's fascinating inquiry into the problems of modernity. Here he examines the work of a generation of Japanese intellectuals who, like their European counterparts, saw modernity as a spectacle of ceaseless change that uprooted the dominant historical cultur
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harootunian, Harry D.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Civilization, Modern
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization
  • International relations
  • Japan
Label
Overcome by modernity : history, culture, and community in interwar Japan, Harry Harootunian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-431) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fantasy of modern life -- Overcoming modernity -- Perceiving the present -- The persistence of cultural memory -- The communal body -- History's actuality
Control code
ocm52137334
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 440 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400814329
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52137334
Label
Overcome by modernity : history, culture, and community in interwar Japan, Harry Harootunian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-431) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fantasy of modern life -- Overcoming modernity -- Perceiving the present -- The persistence of cultural memory -- The communal body -- History's actuality
Control code
ocm52137334
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 440 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400814329
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52137334

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