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Author Silverberg, Miriam Rom, 1951-2008.

Title Erotic grotesque nonsense [electronic resource] : the mass culture of Japanese modern times / Miriam Silverberg.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xviii, 369 p. : ill.
Series Asia Pacific modern ; 1
Asia Pacific modern ; 1.
Note "A Philip E. Lilienthal book in Asian studies"--Jacket.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-343) and index.
Contents Japanese modern times -- Japanese modern within modernity -- Japanese modern sites -- The modern girl as militant (movement on the streets) -- The café waitress sang the blues -- Friends of the movies (from Ero to empire) -- The household becomes modern life -- Asakusa--honky-tonk tempo -- Asakusa eroticism -- Down-and-out grotesquerie -- Modern nonsense.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Popular culture -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Japan -- Civilization -- 1912-1926.
Japan -- Civilization -- 1926-1945.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0520222733 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520222731 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520924628 (e-book)

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