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Author Sugimoto, Yoshio, 1939-

Title An introduction to Japanese society / Yoshio Sugimoto
Edition Second edition
Published Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003

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 W'BOOL  306.0952 Sug/Ait 2003  AVAILABLE
Description [xiv], 316 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 23 cm
Series Contemporary Japanese society
Contemporary Japanese society.
Contents Map of Japan -- 1. The Japan Phenomenon and the Social Sciences -- 2. Class and Stratification: An Overview -- 3. Geographical and Generational Variations -- 4. Varieties in Work and Labor -- 5. Diversity and Unity in Education -- 6. Gender Stratification and the Family System -- 7. Minority Groups: Ethnicity and Discrimination -- 8. Collusion and Competition in the Establishment -- 9. Popular Culture and Everyday Life -- 10. Friendly Authoritarianism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Tertiary students
Subject National characteristics, Japanese.
Japan -- Social conditions.
Japan -- Social life and customs.
LC no. 2002074194
ISBN 0521821932 cased
0521529255 paperback