This volume brings together research by scholars from history, literature, gender studies, cultural studies, and sociology/anthropology on the meanings and practices of "family", both within the nation-state of "Japan" and in transnational spaces. While the majority of the chapters focus on...
To Be Published June 14th 2014 by Routledge
Series: ASAA Women in Asia Series
In contemporary Japan there is much ambivalence about women’s roles, and the term "feminism" is not widely recognised or considered relevant. Nonetheless, as this book shows, there is a flourishing feminist movement in contemporary Japan. The book investigates the features and effects...
Published April 10th 2011 by Routledge