Debating Otaku In Contemporary Japan

Author: Patrick W. Galbraith
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472594983
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For all students and scholars of contemporary Japan and the history of Japanese fan and consumer cultures, this volume will be a foundation for understanding how 'otaku', at different places and times and to different people, is meaningful.

Media Convergence In Japan

Author: Various
Publisher: Kinema Club
ISBN: 9780692629956
Size: 19.29 MB
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This volume examines issues of media consolidation, participatory culture and franchising in contemporary Japan, and explores how the Japanese media system is adapting to change in light of its tendency toward prioritizing domestic markets, ...

Japanische Popul Rkultur Und Gender

Author: Michiko Mae
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 365810063X
Size: 29.13 MB
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Dr. Elisabeth Scherer ist wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Institut für Modernes Japan der Universität Düsseldorf. Katharina Hülsmann ist wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Institut für Modernes Japan der Universität Düsseldorf.

Larp Zeug

Author: Daniel Steinbach
Publisher: Zauberfeder Verlag
ISBN: 3938922591
Size: 49.19 MB
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In sieben Beiträgen zeigen die Autoren nicht nur das theoretische Potenzial von Larp-Zeug als Forschungsgegenstand, sondern verdeutlichen an konkreten Beispielen, wie Objekte oder Gegenstände im Larp funktionieren.

Contemporary Japan

Author: Duncan McCargo
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137284919
Size: 67.36 MB
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This book is designed to fill the gap for a concise but thought-provoking introduction to all aspects of the country's political, economic and social life set in a clear historical context.

Rewriting History In Manga

Author: Nissim Otmazgin
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137551437
Size: 72.74 MB
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This book analyzes the role of manga in contemporary Japanese political expression and debate, and explores its role in propagating new perceptions regarding Japanese history.

The Imaginary And The Other In Contemporary Otaku Subculture In Japan

Author: Ieva Tretjuka
Size: 75.16 MB
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because they are irreal objects; their existence is dependent on the otaku who
not only physically arranges them, but also projects his knowledge and intentions
in order to activate them. The relations between the figurines can be ... Even
when sharing information and participating in debates online, the otaku avoids
the immediate presence of the Other and the probability of becoming the object
for the Other through the denial to face “the Look.” “The original relations of
myself to the ...

Negotiating Censorship In Modern Japan

Author: Rachael Hutchinson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135069824
Size: 48.15 MB
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He co-translated Azuma Hiroki's Otaku: Japan's Database Animals (University of
Minnesota Press, 2009) and authored Redacted: The Archives of Censorship in
Transwar Japan (University of California Press, 2012). Kirsten Cather ... Her next
monograph, Scripting Suicide in Modern Japan, considers the representation of
suicide in contemporary Japanese art and society, looking especially at artists
and intellectuals who scripted their own (or others') suicides in their art. Hiromi ...


Author: Banana Yoshimoto
ISBN: 9783257233292
Size: 34.18 MB
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