The Resource Ghosts and the Japanese : cultural experience in Japanese death legends, by Michiko Iwasaka and Barre Toelken

Ghosts and the Japanese : cultural experience in Japanese death legends, by Michiko Iwasaka and Barre Toelken

Label
Ghosts and the Japanese : cultural experience in Japanese death legends
Title
Ghosts and the Japanese
Title remainder
cultural experience in Japanese death legends
Statement of responsibility
by Michiko Iwasaka and Barre Toelken
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Japanese have ambivalent attitudes toward death, deeply rooted in pre-Buddhist traditions. In this scholarly but accessible work, authors Iwasaka and Toelken show that everyday beliefs and customs--particularly death traditions--offer special insight into the living culture of Japan
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Iwasaka, Michiko
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR340
LC item number
.I868 1994eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Toelken, Barre
  • JSTOR Open Access
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Death
  • Death
  • Legends
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Japan
  • Muerte
  • Muerte
  • Leyendas
  • Ritos y ceremonias funebres
  • Japón
  • Folklore
  • Mort
  • Mort
  • Légendes
  • Funérailles
  • Japon
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Death
  • Death
  • Folklore
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Legends
  • Manners and customs
  • Japan
  • Geesten
  • Brauchtum
  • Tod
  • Tod <Motiv>
  • Japan
Label
Ghosts and the Japanese : cultural experience in Japanese death legends, by Michiko Iwasaka and Barre Toelken
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-131) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Japanese death legends and vernacular culture
  • Mothers and children
  • Revenge and anger
  • Omens
  • Ghosts at sea
  • Passions
  • Epilogue
  • Sources and notes
  • Suggested reading
  • Foreword
  • David Hufford
  • Part I:
  • An introduction to the left stairway
  • Part II:
  • Death customs in contemporary Japan
  • Suggested reading and related resources
  • Part III:
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 138 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874213799
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nz9z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706077300
  • (OCoLC)ocn706077300
Label
Ghosts and the Japanese : cultural experience in Japanese death legends, by Michiko Iwasaka and Barre Toelken
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-131) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Japanese death legends and vernacular culture
  • Mothers and children
  • Revenge and anger
  • Omens
  • Ghosts at sea
  • Passions
  • Epilogue
  • Sources and notes
  • Suggested reading
  • Foreword
  • David Hufford
  • Part I:
  • An introduction to the left stairway
  • Part II:
  • Death customs in contemporary Japan
  • Suggested reading and related resources
  • Part III:
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 138 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874213799
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nz9z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706077300
  • (OCoLC)ocn706077300

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