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Japanese Mothers and ObentōS: The Lunch Box as Ideological State Apparatus

Anne Allison

in Permitted and Prohibited Desires: Mothers, Comics, and Censorship in Japan

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520219908
eISBN:
9780520923447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520219908.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter looks at practices that build desirability into habits of everyday performance. It analyzes the lunchboxes mothers make with great artistry and elaboration for their children to take ... More


Tough Choices: Bearing an Illegitimate Child in Japan

Ekaterina Hertog

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804761291
eISBN:
9780804772396
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804761291.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

As is the case in Western industrialized countries, Japan is seeing a rise in the number of unmarried couples, later marriages, and divorces. What sets Japan apart, however, is that the percentage of ... More


Pubic Veilings and Public Surveillance: Obscenity Laws and Obscene Fantasies in Japan

Anne Allison

in Permitted and Prohibited Desires: Mothers, Comics, and Censorship in Japan

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520219908
eISBN:
9780520923447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520219908.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter concludes the hook and is a multilayered analysis of Article 175, the law against obscenity that has remained basically consistent since its inception during Japan's period of ... More


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