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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]


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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
Cross cultural studies
Cultural values
Economic conditions
International comparisons
Korea, North
Korea, South
Overseas item
Social change
Social conditions
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