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Author Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948.

Title The chrysanthemum and the sword : patterns of Japanese culture / Ruth Benedict ; with a foreword by Ezra F. Vogel.

Publication Info. Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin, 1989.
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  952 BEN    AVAILABLE
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Description xi, 324 pages ; 22 cm
Note Reprint. Originally published: Cleveland : Meridian Books, 1967.
Includes index.
Contents Assignment: Japan -- The Japanese in the war -- Taking one's proper station -- The Meiji reform -- Debtor to the ages and the world -- Repaying one-ten-thousandth -- The repayment 'hardest to bear' -- Clearing one's name -- The circle of human feelings -- The dilemma of virtue -- Self-discipline -- The child learns -- The Japanese since VJ-Day.
Subject Japan -- Civilization.
National characteristics, Japanese.
ISBN 0395500753 (pbk.)
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