MW 3:30pm - 5:20pm
Andrea Gevurtz Arai
Examines the problem of modernity in Japan since the late nineteenth century, with emphasis on contemporary Japan. Critically addresses previous anthropological work concerning patterns of Japanese "culture." Particular focus on the influence of modern forms of power, media, and exchange in the construction of present-day Japan. Offered: jointly with JSIS A 449.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
July 15, 2019 - 9:10pm