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Tropics of savagery

Robert Thomas Tierney

Tropics of savagery

the culture of Japanese empire in comparative frame

by Robert Thomas Tierney

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan -- Colonies -- History,
  • Imperialism -- History,
  • Indigenous peoples -- History,
  • Indigenous peoples -- Public opinion,
  • Public opinion -- Japan,
  • Popular culture -- Japan -- History,
  • Japanese literature -- History and criticism,
  • Colonies in literature,
  • Imperialism in literature,
  • Indigenous peoples in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobert Thomas Tierney.
    SeriesAsia Pacific modern -- vol. 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS843 .T49 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23972195M
    ISBN 109780520265783
    LC Control Number2009049274
    OCLC/WorldCa473655264

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Through a rigorous analysis of literary works, ethnographic studies, and a variety of other discourses, Robert Thomas Tierney demonstrates how imperial Japan constructed its own identity in relation both to the West and.

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"Tropics of Savagery" is an incisive and provocative study of the figures and tropes of 'savagery' in Japanese colonial culture. Through a rigorous analysis of literary works, ethnographic studies, and a variety of other discourses, Robert Thomas Tierney demonstrates how imperial Japan constructed its own identity in relation both to the West and to the people it.

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Tropics of Savagery is an incisive and provocative study of the figures and tropes of "savagery" in Japanese colonial culture. Through a rigorous analysis of literary works, ethnographic studies, and a variety of other discourses, Robert Thomas Tierney demonstrates how imperial Japan constructed its own identity in relation both to the West and to the people it Brand: University of California Press.

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Through a rigorous analysis of literary works, ethnographic studies, and a variety of other discourses, Robert Thomas Tierney demonstrates how imperial Japan constructed its own identity in relation both to the West and to the people it colonized.

Tropics of Savagery is an incisive and provocative study of the figures and tropes of "savagery" in Japanese colonial culture. Through a rigorous analysis of literary works, ethnographic studies, and a variety of other discourses, Robert Thomas Tierney demonstrates how imperial Japan constructed its own identity in relation both to the West and to the people it by: This is a study of the figures and tropes of “savagery” in Japanese colonial culture.

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