How can a post-national Japanese Studies be defined? How might the postwar myth of a monoethnic Japan be historicized? Can new forms of nationalism be effectively criticized by evoking a spirit of nationalist democracy? This book contains a series of groundbreaking essays by major Japanese and American scholars seeking to locate Japan beyond the geographical and ideological boundaries established post-1945 and under the Cold War. Included are essays on such iconic cultural figures as Maruyama Masao and Takamura Kotaro; on ...

Deconstructing Nationality 2011, Cornell University - Cornell East Asia Series, Ithaca

ISBN-13: 9781885445346


Deconstructing Nationality 2010, University of Hawaii Press, Ithaca

ISBN-13: 9781885445247

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