4 edition of Mirrors of modernity. found in the catalog.
Mirrors of modernity.
George Walker Thomson
1974 by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Reprint of the 1933 ed. published by Draughtsman Pub. Co., London.
|LC Classifications||PN710 .T48 1974|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||129|
|LC Control Number||73013843|
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The authors argue provocatively that much of Japanese 'tradition' is a modern invention."—Gail Lee Bernstein, author of Haruko's World"Sure to stimulate debate in the field of Japanese studies, this important work deftly historicizes the origins of such 'traditional practices' as judo or Japanese.
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Current Issue. The volume’s title, Mirrors of Virtue, refers not only to the popular late medieval and early modern genre of exemplary or admonitory mirror literature, but also to the idea that both manuscripts and printed books are reflections of virtue in a broader sense.
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