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Flower Petals Fall, but the Flower Endures
Flower Petals Fall, but the Flower Endures
Takeuchi Seiichi
Life is short and transient. The feeling that this evokes is called mujōkan in Japanese. Rather than...
Global Class Japanese SMEs
Global Class Japanese SMEs
Kurosaki Makoto
Translated by Larry Greenberg
30 years have passed since Japan emerged on the global stage as the second largest economy quickly m...
The Happy Youth of a Desperate Country
The Happy Youth of a Desperate Country
Furuichi Noritoshi
Translated by Raj Mahtani
Young people in present-day Japan, a socially-polarized society, have been reportedly "unhappy." Acc...
The History of US-Japan Relations
The History of US-Japan Relations
Edited by Iokibe Makoto
English Ed. edited by Tosh Minohara
Examining the 160-year relationship between America and Japan, this edited volumes deals in depth wi...
Human Resource Development in Twentieth-Century Japan
Human Resource Development in Twentieth-Century Japan
Inoki Takenori
Translated by Tony Gonzalez
For Japan, where natural resources are not abundant, the importance of human resources cannot be ove...
If There Were No Japan
If There Were No Japan
Roger Pulvers
An award-winning writer and translator who has immersed himself in Japanese culture for half a centu...
An Introduction to Yōkai Culture
An Introduction to Yōkai Culture
Komatsu Kazuhiko
Translated by Hiroko Yoda and Matt Alt
Since ancient times, the Japanese have lived with superstitions of strange presences and phenomena k...
Japan in Asia
Japan in Asia
Tanaka Akihiko
Translated by Jean Connell Hoff
Official development assistance (ODA), direct investment in Southeast Asia, participation in the Cam...
Japan's Wooden Heritage
Japan's Wooden Heritage
Fujimori Terunobu and Fujitsuka Mitsumasa
Translated by Hart Larrabee
Japan's Wooden Heritage: A Journey Through a Thousand Years of Architecture brings together essays b...
The Japanese Sense of Beauty
The Japanese Sense of Beauty
Takashina Shūji
Translated by Matt Treyvaud
What makes Japanese art unique? In The Japanese Sense of Beauty, art critic and historian Takashina ...
Japan-China Relations in the Modern Era
Japan-China Relations in the Modern Era
Ryosei Kokubun, Yoshihide Soeya, Akio Takahara, Shin Kawashima
Translated by Keith Krulak
From before the dawn of recorded history, there has been a rich flow of interaction between Japan ...
Japan's Quest for Stability in Southeast Asia
Japan's Quest for Stability in Southeast Asia
Miyagi Taizo
Translated by Hanabusa Midori
More than any other region in the world, Asia has witnessed tremendous change in the post-war era. A...