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Chinese and Japanese crafts and their cultural backgrounds

by Jeremy Comins

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Japan,
  • China.,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Handicraft -- China -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Handicraft -- Japan -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Handicraft -- China.,
    • Handicraft -- Japan.

    • About the Edition

      Instructions for making netsuke, lacquer ware, puppets, masks, and other objects in the style of traditional Chinese and Japanese crafts, with notes on their cultural background.

      Edition Notes

      StatementJeremy Comins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTT101 .C65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4558387M
      ISBN 100688418449, 0688518443
      LC Control Number77028835

        The Japanese zodiac (Juunishi) is divided into 12 blocks with each block containing a group of years. The years in each block are 12 years apart from the previous or following year (in that block only). Each block is given a name of an animal based on the ancient Chinese concept that all time shifts are based on these twelve units. In Japan. Which of the following was not a stage in Japan's cultural relationship with China? A) In the 11th and 12th centuries it rejected Chinese models. B) In the 7th century it studied China. C) In the 8th century it imported Chinese ideas and practices. D) In the 9th and 10th centuries it adapted Chinese institutions to Japanese needs.

      Inhabitants of Southwest Asia, such as Arabs and Iranians, are more commonly designated Middle Easterners. 3 The term Asian as used in this article refers to people from Asia who have a Mongoloid background (Chinese, Japanese, Koreans, Vietnamese, Filipinos, Indonesians, and others). El dia de los muertos (the day of the dead) is a Mexican holiday celebrated on November 1st and 2nd every year. Other Latin American countries celebrate a variation of the holiday, but it originates in Mexico and is unique to this country.

        Japanese people love their culture, especially they love their Kung fu. I also love kung fu and will love to get some Kung Fu classes in Japan. But this is a fact that now new Japanese generation is not interested in their cultural and are more attracted by western cultural. People of Japan really have to think about this situation. Combining Kodansha's Furigana Japanese-English Dictionary () and Kodansha's Furigana English-Japanese Dictionary () in one portable. affordable, and user-friendly volume, this dictionary has the following unique features: o A basic vocabulary of 30, entries covers the most frequently used English and Japanese words o Special.


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This continued to the 4th century C.E. It was during this time that the Chinese way of living caught the imagination of the Japanese populace. This resulted in the Chinese culture having a great influence over the Japanese culture.

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Japanese also eat beef, poultry and pork as part of their daily diets. Conclusion. Japan is a nation shaped by its rapid transition from isolationism to globalism.

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ethnic group of the same social background. Most of one’s culture is acquired during childhood, before puberty. Humans at an early age have the ability to absorb cultural norms from their cultural surroundings, from parents, siblings, playmates.

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