Produse noi in categoria Biografii, Autobiografii, Memorii - Ultimele aparitii. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:05:24 +0300 Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:05:24 +0300 Copyright 2017 30 ro In Search of Nature: The Japanese Writer Tayama Katai (1872-1930) (Hardcover) https:/ Kenneth G. Henshall

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"In Search of Nature" by Kenneth G. Henshall provides a biography of Tayama Katai, leader of Japan's naturalist movement. This book discusses Katai's prose fiction and perceptions of nature, and also corrects widely held but erroneous assumptions about Japanese Naturalism.]]>
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 05:48:51 +0300 https:/
Hayao Miyazaki: Turning Point: 1997-2008 (Hardcover) https:/ Hayao Miyazaki

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In the mid-1990s, filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki moved from success to success as his work found an audience outside of Japan. His animated films of the era, including "Princess Mononoke", "Howl’s Moving Castle" and "Ponyo", were internationally lauded, and Miyazaki won an Academy Award in 2003 for his popular and wonderful animation "Spirited Away". Follow Hayao Miyazaki as his vision matures, as cinema-lovers worldwide embrace his creations, and as ...]]>
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 11:56:46 +0300 https:/
Hayao Miyazaki: Starting Point: 1979-1996 https:/ Hayao Miyazaki

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The first of a pair of Memoirs in collection form, featuring essays, interviews, and even a brief comic on the history of airline food, from the Master Animator, Hayao Miyazaki. In the first two decades of his career, filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki laid the groundwork for his legendary movies. "Starting Point" is a collection of essays, interviews, and memoirs that go back to the roots of Miyazaki's childhood, the formulation of his theories of animation, and the founding of Studio ...]]>
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 11:30:20 +0300 https:/
Buddhism and the Art of Psychotherapy https:/ Hayao Kawai

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In this engaging and intriguing work, renowned Japanese psychologist Hayao Kawai examines his own personal experience of how a Japanese became a Jungian psychoanalyst and how the Buddhism in him gradually reacted to it. Kawai reviews his method of psychotherapy and takes a fresh look at I in the context of Buddhism. His analysis, divided into four chapters, provides a new understanding of the human psyche from the perspective of someone rooted in the East. Kawai begins by contemplating ...]]>
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 17:33:18 +0300 https:/
What I Talk About When I Talk About Running: A Memoir https:/ Haruki Murakami

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An intimate look at writing, running, and the incredible way they intersect, from the incomparable, bestselling author Haruki Murakami. While simply training for New York City Marathon would be enough for most people, Haruki Murakami's decided to write about it as well. The result is a beautiful Memoir about his intertwined obsessions with running and writing, full of vivid memories and insights, including the eureka moment when he decided to become a writer. By turns funny and ...]]>
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:41:51 +0300 https:/
90-Day Geisha: My Time as a Tokyo Hostess https:/ Chelsea Haywood

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The hard-drinking, drug-taking, all-night culture that dominates Tokyo s Roppongi district can be a surreal place. Overworked Japanese business men will pay handsomely for the services of a hostess someone to talk to, someone to provide hot towels and drinks, and sometimes just a companion with whom to sing karaoke with all night. Intrigued by rumors of this strange subculture and armed with her 90-day work visa and new husband, Matt, Chelsea throws herself into the lion s den. Yet what ...]]>
Wed, 02 Nov 2011 13:26:39 +0200 https:/
The Experiences of an American Woman and Her Son Living in Japan Before and After the Kobe Earthquake https:/ Carolyn S Underwood

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In 1994, an American woman and her seven-year-old son embarked on an adventure that took them inside a culture where the older generation remains closely tied to the past, while the younger generation attempts to move into a present that brings unprecedented change--the culture of Japan. Carolyn Underwood is a single mother with a full-time job as an executive in a pharmaceutical company. In this position she tests every cultural norm held sacred by a traditional Japanese citizen. As she and ...]]>
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0200 https:/
The First Samurai: The Life and Legend of the Warrior Rebel, Taira Masakado https:/ Karl F Friday

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"In his lucid and meticulously researched reconstruction of the tenth century rebel Taira no Masakado, Karl Friday illuminates the attitudes and institutions of tenth-century Japan, and explains the enduring appeal of this audacious man who strove to be emperor. Through the life of Masakado, Friday brings alive the patterns of early Japanese warfare, and the complex interaction between central and regional authority. The First Samurai will remain the definitive study of the legendary warrior ...]]>
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0200 https:/
Autobiography of a Geisha https:/ Sayo Masuda

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Sayo Masuda was a geisha at a hot springs resort, where the realities of sex for sale are unadorned by the trappings of wealth and power. Remarkable for its wit and frankness, the book is a moving record of a woman's survival on the margins of Japanese society -- in the words of the translator, "the superbly told tale of a woman whom fortune never favored yet never defeated." The glamorous world of big-city geisha is familiar to many readers, but little has been written of the life of hardship ...]]>
Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0200 https:/