Title The Chrysanthemun And The Sword: Patterns Of Japanese Culture.
Book Condition Softcover. Reading copy.
Edition First Printing.
Publisher New American Library, New York: 1974.
0452005612 / 9780452005617
Seller ID 9408X1
Covers the view of life of the people of Japan and their many-faceted view of themselves. Here are the main outlines of Japanese society, their curious system of practical ethics, their ideas of good and evil, and the structured disciplines that make the Japanese able to live according to their code. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Anthropology, Sociology, Japan, Feudalism, World War II, Poilitics, Religion, Economics,Yoga, Zen, Good, Evil, Ethics, Ruth Benedict, Buddhism, Shinto, Sexual Conduct, Marriage, Prostitution, Geisha, Meiji).