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Precarious Japan [electronic resource].

Author/Creator:
Allison, Anne.
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (257 p.)
Series:
Chronicles of the New World Encounter
Chronicles of the New World Encounter
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Local subjects:
Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1989-. (search)
Japan -- Social conditions -- 1989-. (search)
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Precarious Japany reflects on how the Japanese are experiencing insecurity in the contemporary era of nagging recession, irregular labor, nuclear contamination, and a shrinking overall population with more and more elderly.
Contents:
Contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1. Pain of Life; Chapter 2. From Lifelong to Liquid Japan; Chapter 3. Ordinary Refugeeism: Poverty, Precarity, Youth; Chapter 4. Home and Hope; Chapter 5. The Social Body-In Life and Death; Chapter 6. Cultivating Fields from the Edges; Chapter 7. In the Mud; Notes; References; Index
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Description based upon print version of record.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 25. Nov 2020)
ISBN:
0-8223-7724-1
OCLC:
1224278977
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822377245 doi