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Modern Japan Studies in Russia : Looking Back at the Path of a Quarter of Century Modern Japan Studies in Russia : Looking Back at the Path of a Quarter of Century
Modern Japan Studies in Russia : Looking Back at the Path of a Quarter of Century Modern Japan Studies in Russia : Looking Back at the Path of a Quarter of Century

Modern Japan Studies in Russia : Looking Back at the Path of a Quarter of Century

Editor: Dmitry Streltsov

AIRO-XXI

Moskva, 2015, 448 pages

ISBN: 978–5–91022–253–3

This edition contains a complex review of the state of Japan Studies in Russia in the middle of 2010s. The main stages of study of the Japanese language, art and classical literature of Japan, as well as translations from Japanese are shown in the book. Japan Studies in Russia are developed in academic institutions and research centers. Traditionally, research centers exist in the system of the Russian Academy of Sciences and educational institutions work within the higher education system. Main of them, grouped according to regional principle, are presented in this book. The separate section of the book includes an analysis of such branches of modern Japan Studies as teaching the Japanese language, the research of culture, history, Shinto, Buddhism, domestic and foreign policy, economics and management, as well as the geography of Japan. The estimates and opinions of Russian Japanologists on the development of Japan in 21st cent. are also represented in this edition. The information about the authors is supplied.

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