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Author Witteveen, Guven Peter

Title Renaissance of Takefu : How People and the Local Past Changed the Civic Life of a Regional Japanese Town
Published London : Routledge, 2003


Description 1 online resource (256 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Renewal, Local History, and Politics; The Place of the Past in Takefu; Concerned About the Future of the Past; Smokescreens and Stonewalls in the Art Museum Affair; The Significance of Japanese Civil Society; Takefu's Civil Society in Renaissance; Bibliography; Index
Summary The story is about the individuals and organizations in the regional Japanese town of Takefu, but these events are also placed in the context of the surrounding Japanese nation-state at the time
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Takefu-shi (Japan) -- History
Subject Japan -- Takefu-shi.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780203497494