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  1. Japanese Consumer Creativity

    User Innovations, Role Playing and Consumer Communities

    Edited by Heung-Wah Wong, Miki Sugiura

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    This book explores how the process of adapting global products for local markets, a process in which consumers are increasingly involved, has become a rich source of product innovation. It examines a range of concepts, including product domestication and localisation, collaborative branding,...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Japanese Adult Video Industry

    By Heung-Wah Wong, Hoi-yan Yau

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    Unlike many other books on pornography which concentrate on arguments about restricting or not restricting pornography, this book focuses on the production of adult videos. It outlines and examines the industrial dynamics of the industry, its strategies, technological capabilities and...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Popular Culture and the Formation of Hong Kong Identity

    By Karin Ling-fung Chau, Heung Wah Wong, Hoi-yan Yau

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    This book charts the development of Hong Kong identity from the Second World War to the present. It argues that understanding popular culture is key to understanding how Hong Kong identity has evolved, and it discusses how, in the post-war period, popular culture has gone through various phases...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Japanese Adult Videos in Taiwan

    By Heung-Wah Wong, Hoi-yan Yau

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    This book explores the debate between those who argue that globalisation is leading to worldwide cultural homogeneity, with American cultural good predominating, and those who argue that cultural goods are always adapted and contextualised in the particular setting in which they are used. Based on...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Dismantling the East-West Dichotomy

    Essays in Honour of Jan van Bremen

    Edited by Joy Hendry, Heung Wah Wong

    Series: Japan Anthropology Workshop Series

    It has been customary in the appraisal of the different approaches to the study of Japan anthropology to invoke an East-West dichotomy positing hegemonic ‘Western’ systems of thought against a more authentic ‘Eastern’ alternative. Top scholars in the field of Japan anthropology examine, challenge...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Japanese Bosses, Chinese Workers

    Power and Control in a Hongkong Megastore

    By Wong Heung Wah Wong

    Series: Anthropology of Asia

    Examines the ways in of organising work, rank, compensation, and promotion inside a large Japanese company in Hong Kong, and its spiritual training, to reveal the socio-economic base of managerial control. A must for anthropologists and Japanologists....

    Published August 24th 1999 by Routledge

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