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The United States and Japan

Third Edition

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674420229

Publication Date: 01/01/1965

396 pages

1 map


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In a vivid, incisive analysis of Japan’s relations with the West, her economy, politics, and culture, including a revealing interpretation of Japanese psychology, Edwin Reischauer, the United States Ambassador to Japan, defines the changes being wrought by a new generation. Unique in its range of inquiry and informed approach, his book provides an unparalleled study of a country that has been consistently misunderstood by most Americans.

This third edition is completely revised and enlarged.

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