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Living Japan free pdf Edited and introduced by the distinguished best-selling author Harumi Kimura (winner of the Ohya non-fiction prize for her book "Letters from Twilight London"), the book's objective is to make 'Japan' more accessible to the non-specialist general reader and provide a counter-balance to Western media images and reporting as well as conventional academic theory and observation about modern Japanese society. By definition, it also offers an invaluable primary source for scholarly reference.

About Harumi Kimura

Harumi Kimura is Professor Emeritus of Kyoritsu Women's University. She graduated from the postgraduate school of Tokyo University of Education with a Master of Arts (English and American Literature) and has published many academic essays in English and Japanese. She stayed in London from 1974 to 1975 and her first book 'Letters from London at twilight' was awarded the eighth Ohya Soichi Non-fiction Award. Since then she has been active as a writer and journalist in various fields. She is president of the KEG (Kimura Harumi Essayists' Group), which has published many books of essays.

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Author : Harumi Kimura
Publisher : Global Oriental Ltd
Data Published : 12 March 2009
ISBN : 1905246862
EAN : 9781905246861
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 251 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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