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Title The State and cultural transformation : perspectives from East Asia / edited by Hirano Kenʻichiro ; [contributors, Chen Yao-guang ... and others]
Published Tokyo ; New York : United Nations University Press, [1993]
©1993

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Description xi, 357 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: The state and cultural transformation in modern East Asia / Hirano Kenichiro -- Cultural factors in the process of China's modernization / Chen Yao-guang -- China's development mode and her cultural tradition / Sun Yue-sheng -- Different social and cultural types among the Chinese national minorities: Their transition to socialism and development toward modernization / Lin Yueh-hwa -- Chinese family values: Past and present / Wei Zhang-ling -- Rural development and consequent cultural changes in China: A case-study / Shen Ping-yu -- The Westernization of clothes and the state in Meiji Japan / Hirano Kenichiro -- The failure of modern Japan: The decline in traditional arts and culture / Narusawa Akira -- Cultural transformation in Japan's industrialization: Local adaptation to foreign silk technology / Furuta Kazuko -- The Japanese in colonial South-East Asia / Shiraishi Takashi -- Perceptions of the state in post-war Japan / Uchida Takeo
The state, industry, and farmers: Agribusiness in Japan / Tamanoi Mariko Asano -- Characteristics of Korea's view of the outside world in the late Choson period (1392-1910) / Yu Kun-ho -- The state and culture in Korean development / Hahn Bae-ho -- Building a strong state and development in South Korea / Choi Jang-jip -- Cultural transformation in rural and urban Korea / Han Sang-bok -- Conversion from a colonial agricultural state into a socialist industrial state / Pak Chang-gon -- The question of nations and national sovereignty / Ho Yung-yong -- Experiences of state-building in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea / Sok Chang-sik -- Cultural revolution and the intellectualization of society / Chang Song-jin
Analysis Asia, East
China
Cross cultural studies
Cultural values
Economic conditions
International comparisons
Japan
Korea, North
Korea, South
Overseas item
Social change
Social conditions
Tradition
Notes United Nations sales no.: E.91.III.A.5
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Industrial policy -- East Asia -- Cross-cultural studies.
Social change -- East Asia -- Cross-cultural studies.
Social change -- East Asia.
Far East -- Civilization.
Far East -- Cultural policy -- Cross-cultural studies.
Far East -- Cultural policy.
Far East -- Economic conditions -- Cross-cultural studies.
Far East -- Economic conditions -- Cross-sultural studies
Far East -- Social conditions -- Cross-cultural studies.
Far East -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Far East -- Social conditions.
Author Chen, Yaoguang.
Hirano, Ken'ichirō, 1937-
United Nations University.
LC no. 95183635
ISBN 9280807730