Sources of Japanese Tradition by Wm. Theodore de Bary
Volume 1: From Earliest Times to 1600: vol. 1 (Introduction to Asian Civilizations)

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A perennial best-seller, Sources of Japanese Tradition has long been a staple in classrooms and libraries, a handy and comprehensive reference for scholars and students, and an engaging introduction for general readers. Now in its long-awaited second edition, this classic volume remains unrivaled for its wide selection of source readings on history, society, politics, education, philosophy, and religion in the land of the rising sun.


About Wm. Theodore de Bary

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Wiliam Theodore de Bary is the John Mitchell Mason Professor Emeritus and the Provost Emeritus of Columbia University and currently holds the title of Special Service Professor. He has written extensively on Confucianism and East Asia and was general editor of the first editions of sources of Chinese Tradition, Sources of Indian Tradition, Sources of Japanese Tradition, and Sources of Korean Tradition.
Published June 1, 2010 by Columbia University Press. 555 pages
Genres: History, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Travel, Science & Math, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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