why is the author referred to as “he” in the description? i looked up Chie Nakane, and she is a lady, according to wikipedia and a few other sites that have. Nakane Chie: anthropology: Anthropology in Asia: Nakane Chie of the University of Tokyo, trained after the war, has long been the best-known Japanese. Dr. Nakane Chie is a leading social anthropologist in Japan. Her characteristi.

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The Development of Ranking 2. Nakane Chie is a leading Japanese social anthropologist. Return to Book Page. I really enjoyed this book, full of interesting background to the development of Japanese society and why the Japanese behave the way they do in comparison to other nations. Nov 02, Velvetea rated chle it was ok Shelves: I found the social anthropology particularly interesting. In Japan, this order is reversed.

As with Benedict’s research, some of the contents must be evaluated in light of the many decades which have passed nakans Nakane first published this book. Furthermore, she has played, and continues to play, an active role in international conferences. A slow but interesting read. Professor Nakane comes to explanation of the behavior of Japanese through analysis rather of historical social structure of Japanese society, beginning with the way any two Fhie perceive each other, and following through to the nature of the Japanese corporation and the whole society.

Too dry for me. If nkaane what he does for a living, he will probably say “I am a lawyer.

Being a college student is an attribute, for example. While living in China as a child, she became interested in other countries. Open Preview See a Problem?


Japanese Society is an analysis of the structure cuie Japanese societywritten by Nakane Chie. Jun 28, Rebecca rated it really liked it.

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James rated it liked it Sep 01, Nakane deals with his own society as a social anthropologist using some of the methods which he was accustomed to applying in examining any other society. Dave Er Duca rated it liked it Jan 15, Nakane says that “the most characteristic feature of Japanese social organization arises from the single bond in social relationships: Jan 20, Karu rated it it was amazing.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. However, its form is not that of a scientific thesi This short work presents a configuration of the important elements to be found in contemporary Japanese social life, and attempts to shed new light on Japanese society.

After spending the period of in Assam, India, she went to Europe with a lot of research data. However, on this topic I highly chei Ruth Benedict’s “The Chrysanthemum and the Sword” for more wide-reaching analysis. High to Low Avg. This short work presents a configuration of the important elements to be found in contemporary Japanese social life, and attempts cgie shed new light on Japanese society. Jul 11, Jan rated it it was amazing. Nov 16, Fredrick Danysh rated it liked it.

Recommended for those with a genuine interest in Japanese society, its influences, and its effects on cross-cultural interactions. This article relies largely or entirely on a single source. Edo jidai to kindaika Japanese Edition.

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It is behind the highly hierarchical mindset of the average Japanese and has endured despite the many changes Japan has undergone since modernization.


Retrieved from ” https: Refresh and try again. How about the Japanese Woman? He has drawn evidence almost at random from a number of different types of community to be found in Japan today–industrial enterprises, government organizations, educational institutions, intellectual groups, religious communities, political parties, village communities, individual household and so on.

Attribute and Frame 2. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. About the Book This short work presents a configuration of the important elements to be found in contemporary Japanese social life, and attempts to shed new light on Japanese society. Usually chiie within 6 to 10 days. About twenty years later, Prof. Books Digital Products Journals.

Sep 04, Shudi rated it it was amazing. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Japanese society The nature of human society series. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Regardless of how right or wrong you think such a dynamic is, understanding this is key to understanding Japanese society as a whole according to Nakane.

Good intro to the Japanese culture as it originates from social norms, especially social structure. At the same time, she impressed people by her enthusiastic experiments which linked field research to convincing theories that covered large areas of the globe. There, she furthered her studies in social anthropology in London’s School of Economics, and her Tibetan studies in Rome under Professor Tucci, an acknowledged authority on Tibetan studies.