The past, present and future of Japanese culture . . . discuss
Many threads -- from arts, literature and music to technology, style and food -- run through the tapestry of culture in Japan.
With numerous illustrations, 159 concise summaries and insightful comments from multiple voices, The Japan Culture Book brings them all together to give an overview of cultural scenes in Japan and help jumpstart lively conversations on any topic, be it the tea ceremony, Comme des Garcons or Godzilla.