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Title Hakata : The Cultural Worlds of Northern Kyushu / edited by Andrew Cobbing
Published Leiden : Brill, 2013
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Series Regional spaces, cultures and identities of East Asia, 2213-5359 ; v. 1
Regional spaces, cultures and identities of East Asia ; v. 1
Contents Note on Names and Romanization -- Note on Place Names -- Hakata and Dazaifu : Crossroads, Boundaries, and Identity Formation in Ancient Kyushu / Bruce L. Batten -- Michizane, Tenjin, and Dazaifu / Robert Borgen -- Zen in Northern Kyushu / Nobuyoshi Yamabe -- The Hakata Merchant's World : Cultural Networks in a Centre of Maritime Trade / Andrew Cobbing -- Chanoyu in Hakata : Zen, Karamono and the Reception of Tea Ceremony / Kazushige Horimoto -- Fictocritical Momentum : Yamakasa Masculinity as Hakata Tradition / Tim Cross -- Revisiting the Globalism of the Periphery : "Asianism" in Fukuoka / Reiko Ogawa -- Matsumoto Jiichiro and Fukuoka / Ian Neary -- Traditional Craft Industries in Fukuoka Prefecture / Yasushi Yonemitsu -- Staging the Local and Sacramental : Yamakasa as New Noh / Tim Cross
Summary In Hakata: The Cultural Worlds of Northern Kyushu, experts in various fields present an interdisciplinary collection offering diverse insights on a region that has long served a key hub in the transcultural networks linking Japan with the outside world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject City and town life -- Japan -- Fukuoka-ken -- History.
Cosmopolitanism -- Japan -- Fukuoka-ken -- History.
Cosmopolitanism -- Japan -- Kyūshū Region -- History.
Intercultural communication -- Japan -- History.
Intercultural communication -- Japan -- Fukuoka-ken -- History.
Port cities -- Social aspects -- Japan -- History.
Regionalism -- Japan -- History.
Fukuoka-ken (Japan) -- Civilization.
Japan -- Relations.
Kyūshū Region (Japan) -- Civilization.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Cobbing, Andrew.
ISBN 1299561187 (ebk)
9004243089 (electronic bk.)
9781299561182 (ebk)
9789004243088 (electronic bk.)