How does a "homogeneous" society like Japan treat the problem of social inequality? "Losing Face" looks beyond conventional structural categories (race, class, ethnicity) to focus on conflicts based on differences in social status. Three rich and revealing case studies explore crucial asymmetries of age, sex, and former caste.
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Descrizione libro University of California Press, 1990. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good-. Condizione sovraccoperta: No Dust Jacket. 12mo 7" - 7. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Inscribed by the author, "To John, with warmest appreciation to a treasured colleague and friend. Susan." Withdrawn from an academic library, with all usual markings, but still an attractive and sturdy copy overall. xv + 266 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. Author. Codice libro della libreria 320632
Descrizione libro California University Press, Los Angeles, 1990. Condizione libro: Very Good. 266p hardback with red dustjacket, as new excellent copy with protected dustjacket. Codice libro della libreria PAB 116438