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The Wild and the Civil, Kinship, and Commensality

Eve Monique Zucker

in Forest of Struggle: Moralities of Remembrance in Upland Cambodia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836115
eISBN:
9780824871079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836115.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the process of transformation and maintenance of the social imaginary in Cambodia in relation to moral categories or qualities such as clarity, wildness, and civility as they ... More


Lightweight Cars and Women Drivers: The De/construction of Gender Metaphors in Recessionary Japan

Joshua Hotaka Roth

in Capturing Contemporary Japan: Differentiation and Uncertainty

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838683
eISBN:
9780824868895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838683.003.0013
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the correlation between the growing popularity of K-cars, known for their fuel efficiency and compact size, and the increasing number of female drivers in recessionary Japan. ... More


Bows and Laughs: The Civil Egalitarianism of Salons

Terrence Jackson

in Network of Knowledge: Western Science and the Tokugawa Information Revolution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824853587
eISBN:
9780824868840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824853587.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the salon gatherings of Katsuragawa Hoshū in Nihonbashi in Edo. Gatherings such as these were essential to the growth and maintenance of the Dutch studies network and placed it ... More


Civilization and Foolishness: Contextualizing Ethics in Early Meiji Japan

Richard M Reitan

in Making a Moral Society: Ethics and the State in Meiji Japan

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832940
eISBN:
9780824870591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832940.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the morality of “civilization” and that which was to be civilized—the barbaric thought and actions or more specifically, “foolishness” of the masses—in early Meiji Japan. It ... More


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