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Japanization of modernity

Rebecca Suter

Japanization of modernity

Murakami Haruki between Japan and the United States

by Rebecca Suter

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Published by Harvard University Asia Center, Distributed by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murakami, Haruki, -- 1949- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Murakami, Haruki, -- 1949- -- Appreciation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRebecca Suter.
    SeriesHarvard East Asian monographs -- 298
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL856.U673 Z87 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19999217M
    ISBN 109780674028333
    LC Control Number2008008830

    Modernity, the self-definition of a generation about its own technological innovation, governance, and socioeconomics. To participate in modernity was to conceive of one’s society as engaging in organizational and knowledge advances that make one’s immediate predecessors appear antiquated or, at. Modernity, a topic in the humanities and social sciences, is both a historical period (the modern era), as well as the ensemble of particular socio-cultural norms, attitudes and practices that arose in the wake of the Renaissance—in the "Age of Reason" of 17th-century thought and the 18th-century "Enlightenment".Some commentators consider the era of modernity to have ended by , with.

    Book Chapter Taking ‘‘Japanization’’ seriously: Cultural globalization reconsidered. Doi: Translating Modernity and Reconstructing World Literature “Days of Love and Labor”: Remediating the Logic of Labor and Debt in Contemporary Japan. Life, Science, and Power in History and Philosophy. Japanization is the process in which Japanese culture dominates, assimilates or influences other cultures. It’s also called nippanization. Japanese style management and HRM has been selectively adapted and applied around the world.

    Rebecca Suter's main research interest is in modern Japanese literature and comparative literature. Her first book,The Japanization of Modernity, focused on contemporary Japanese writer Murakami Haruki, particularly on his role as a cultural mediator between Japan and the United States, as well as on his use of meta-fictional ARC project looked at representations of. Japanization the adoption of Japanese organizational practices by organizations in other societies. The key elements include JUST-IN-TIME supplier relations and stockless production; continuous improvement and zero-defects; TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT and quality circles; employee involvement, training and lifetime employment; corporate welfare, seniority wage systems and enterprise unions.


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