By Shunsuke Tsurumi
Shunsuke Tsurumi, one in all Japan’s so much unusual modern philosophers, keeps his research of the highbrow and social heritage of recent Japan with this penetrating research of pop culture within the post-war years. jap manga (comics), manzai (dialogues), tv, ads and renowned songs are the medium for a revealing exam of the numerous contradictory forces at paintings underneath the skin of an it seems that uniform and common tradition. the writer argues that the iconography of those renowned kinds has deep and critical implication for the advance of eastern nationwide lifestyles within the post-growth years that lie forward.
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A Cultural History of Postwar Japan: 1945-1980 (Routledge Library Editions: Japan) by Shunsuke Tsurumi