This compelling text explores the development of China and Japan through their art, religion, literature, and thought as well as through their economic, political, and social history. The author team combines strong research with extensive classroom teaching experience to offer a clear, consistent, and highly readable text that is accessible to students with no previous knowledge of the history of East Asia. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The Print courtesans and actors were favorite subjects of the ukiyo-e, apictures of the floating world, a woodcut prints preceded by ukiyo-e paintings, and by illustrations for books such as the Yoshiwara Pillow (1660), a combination sex manualanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Brief History of Chinese and Japanese Civilizations|
|Author||:||Conrad Schirokauer, Miranda Brown, David Lurie, Suzanne Gay|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-01-01|