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Author Brandt, Kim.

Title Kingdom of beauty [electronic resource] : mingei and the politics of folk art in Imperial Japan / Kim Brandt.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 306 p. : ill.
Series Asia-Pacific
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-292) and index.
Contents Introduction -- One The Beauty of Sorrow -- Two The Discovery of Mingei -- Three New Mingei in the 1930s -- Four Mingei and the Wartime State, 1937-1945 -- Five Renovating Greater East Asia -- Epilogue.
The beauty of sorrow -- The discovery of mingei -- New mingei in the 1930s -- Mingei and the wartime state, 1937-1945 -- Renovating Greater East Asia.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Folk art -- Japan.
Decorative arts -- Japan.
Art, Japanese -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780822389545
9780822339830 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822339838 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822340003 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822340003 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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