Coverart for item
The Resource Understanding Japan : a cultural history, Professor Mark J. Ravina

Understanding Japan : a cultural history, Professor Mark J. Ravina

Label
Understanding Japan : a cultural history
Title
Understanding Japan
Title remainder
a cultural history
Statement of responsibility
Professor Mark J. Ravina
Creator
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Production company
Publisher
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presentation on the culture of Japan from prehistoric through contemporary times
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • instructional materials
Cataloging source
QS2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ravina, Mark
Dewey number
952
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • history
  • lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Mark J. Ravina, Emory University
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, LLC
Series statement
Great courses. History. Civilization & culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Civilization
  • Manners and customs
  • Japan
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Understanding Japan : a cultural history, Professor Mark J. Ravina
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 8332
  • "Smithsonian"--Container
  • Compact discs
  • CD-ROM contains course workbook in PDF format
  • "24 lectures / 30 minutes per lecture"--container
Accompanying material
1 bonus CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • computer program
Content type code
  • spw
  • cop
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Samurai culture in the Ashikaga period
  • Japan at home and abroad, 1300-1600
  • Japan's isolation in the Tokugawa period
  • Japanese theater: Noh and Kabuki
  • The important of Japanese gardens
  • The meaning of Bushidō in a time of peace
  • Japanese poetry: the road to Haiku
  • Hokusai and the art of wood-block prints
  • The Meiji restoration
  • Three visions of prewar Japan
  • Japan: a globally engaged island nation
  • War without a master plan: Japan, 1931-1945
  • Japanese family life
  • Japanese foodways
  • Japan's economic miracle
  • Kurosawa and Ozu: two giants of film
  • The making of contemporary Japan
  • Understanding Japan through ancient myths
  • The emergence of the Ritsuryō state
  • Aspects of the Japanese language
  • Early Japanese Buddhism
  • Heian court culture
  • The rise of the samurai
  • Pure land Buddhism and Zen Buddhism
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
PDF workbook version.
Extent
12 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501910555
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0791
  • PC8332A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn953202464
  • (OCoLC)953202464
System details
PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Understanding Japan : a cultural history, Professor Mark J. Ravina
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 8332
  • "Smithsonian"--Container
  • Compact discs
  • CD-ROM contains course workbook in PDF format
  • "24 lectures / 30 minutes per lecture"--container
Accompanying material
1 bonus CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • computer program
Content type code
  • spw
  • cop
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Samurai culture in the Ashikaga period
  • Japan at home and abroad, 1300-1600
  • Japan's isolation in the Tokugawa period
  • Japanese theater: Noh and Kabuki
  • The important of Japanese gardens
  • The meaning of Bushidō in a time of peace
  • Japanese poetry: the road to Haiku
  • Hokusai and the art of wood-block prints
  • The Meiji restoration
  • Three visions of prewar Japan
  • Japan: a globally engaged island nation
  • War without a master plan: Japan, 1931-1945
  • Japanese family life
  • Japanese foodways
  • Japan's economic miracle
  • Kurosawa and Ozu: two giants of film
  • The making of contemporary Japan
  • Understanding Japan through ancient myths
  • The emergence of the Ritsuryō state
  • Aspects of the Japanese language
  • Early Japanese Buddhism
  • Heian court culture
  • The rise of the samurai
  • Pure land Buddhism and Zen Buddhism
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
PDF workbook version.
Extent
12 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501910555
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0791
  • PC8332A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn953202464
  • (OCoLC)953202464
System details
PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

Processing Feedback ...