Japanese culture: its development and characteristics. Edited by Robert J. Smith and Richard K. Beardsley.

; Smith, Robert John, 1927- editor ; Beardsley, Richard K. (Richard King), 1918-1978, editor ; National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Chicago, Aldine Pub. Company [1963] .

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Other Authors Beardsley, Richard K. 1918-1978,
Smith, Robert John, 1927-
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Subjects Civilization.
Japan -- Civilization -- Congresses.
Japan.
Series Viking Fund publications in anthropology ; no. 34.
Description x, 193 pages illustrations, tables 26 cm.
Copyright Date [1963]
©1962
Notes "Papers presented at the Tenth Pacific Science Congress of the Pacific Science Association, held at the University of Hawaii, U.S.A., 21 August to 6 September, 1961, and sponsored by the National Academy of Sciences, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, and the University of Hawaii."
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "Papers presented at the Tenth Pacific Science Congress of the Pacific Science Association, held at the University of Hawaii, U.S.A., 21 August to 6 September, 1961, and sponsored by the National Academy of Sciences, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, and the University of Hawaii."
Contents Nature of the problem of Japanese cultural origins / Eiichiro Ishida -- Prehistoric evidence for Japanese cultural origins / Ichiro Yawata -- Light on Japanese cultural origins from historical archeology and legend / Namio Egami -- The Japanese language : its origin and its sources / Susumu Ono -- Stability in Japanese kinship terminology : the historical evidence / Robert J. Smith -- Corporate emphasis and patterns of descent in the Japanese family / Harumi Befu -- "Dozoku" and "ie" in Japan : the meaning of family genealogical relationships / Seiichi Kitano -- Changing family structure in Japan / Takashi Koyama -- Notes on primogeniture in postwar Japan / Y. Scott Matsumoto -- Common-interest associations in rural Japan / Edward Norbeck -- Village community ("buraku") in Japan and its democratization / Tadashi Fukutake -- The emergence of a self-conscious entrepreneurial class in rural Japan / Erwin Johnson -- Social and technological change in rural Japan : continuities and discontinuities / Iwao Ishino -- Patterns of emotion in modern Japan / William Caudill -- "Amae" : a key concept for understanding Japanese personality structure / L. Takeo Doi -- Entrance examinations and emotional disturbances in Japan's "new middle class" / Ezra F. Vogel -- Deviancy and social change : a psychocultural evaluation of trends in Japanese delinquency and suicide / George A. De Vos -- Reflections on dependency phenomena as seen in Nisei in the United States / Charlotte G. Babcock.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area Japan
Network Numbers (OCoLC)419072
(OCoLC)ocm00419072
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