Encyclopedia of contemporary Japanese culture
edited by Sandra Buckley
Contains over 750 alphabetically arranged entries on the cultural/intellectual, social, historical and political developments in Japan since 1945.
Entries range from shorter, factual articles to longer overview essays, capturing a broad perspective of contemporary Japanese life in all its diversity. Annotated suggestions for further reading include both Japanese and English works. Names are given in the Japanese style (with surname first). Culture is defined in a broad sense of meaning and includes a wide variety of subjects.
In English throughout.