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Seeking the Self

Individualism and Popular Culture in Japan


Satomi Ishikawa

Contents: Consuming Commonality: Manga, Otaku, Tamagocchi – Consuming Empathy – Making a Japanese Individual: the 1970s and the ‘80s – From National to Cultural Japaneseness: the Postwar Period up to 1970 – The Emergence of national Japaneseness: from the Meiji Period to 1945.