Labor Markets, Gender and Social Stratification in East Asia

A Global Perspective

Edited by Tarohmaru Hiroshi, Kyoto University

Status: 
€82,00
$106.00
ISBN13: 
9789004256101
E-ISBN: 
9789004262737
Publication Date: 
December 2015
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
approx. 246 pp.; incl.28 (color) figures and 37 tables
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
2213-0608
Volume: 
7

Edited by Kato Atsufumi, University of Tokyo

Weaving Women's Spheres in Vietnam examines the changing status of womanhood in 'traditional', transitional and contemporary Vietnam from anthropological, historical, and sociological perspectives, focusing particularly on women's active agency in negotiating their own roles in family, religion...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251731
E-ISBN: 
9789004293502
Publication date: 
December 2015
€82,00
$106.00

Edited by Zsombor Rajkai, Ritsumeikan University

This volume reveals new dimensions of modernisation, by discussing the current social transformation of six Central and Eastern European countries as well as two East Asian societies seen through family and social change.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004252219
E-ISBN: 
9789004276833
Publication date: 
October 2014
€114,00
$145.00

Edited by Ochiai Emiko, Kyoto University, and Hosoya Leo Aoi, Ochanomizu University

This book’s strongest appeal lies in its theoretical orientation, seeking to define frameworks that are most relevant to the Asian reality. These frameworks include compressed and semi-compressed modernity, familialism, familialization policy, unsustainable society, second demographic dividend,...
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004252233
E-ISBN: 
9789004264359
Publication date: 
August 2014
€83,00
$107.00

Edited by Nakamura Toshiharu, Kyoto University

Images of Familial Intimacy in Eastern and Western Art, explores art works depicting children, couples, families and the home through an examination of the value systems of the works' region and time periods from whence they originated.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248205
E-ISBN: 
9789004261945
Publication date: 
February 2014
€127,00
$163.00

Edited by Ochiai Emiko, Kyoto University, and Aoyama Kaoru, Kobe University

Winner of the 2014 Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award...
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004226920
E-ISBN: 
9789004258082
Publication date: 
October 2013
€83,00
$107.00

Sechiyama Kaku, University of Tokyo

Patriarchy in East Asia provides a coherent comparative analysis of gender in five East Asian societies. This is the first work of its kind done by a sociologist who is also fluent in all of the local languages.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230606
E-ISBN: 
9789004247772
Publication date: 
March 2013
€78,00
$99.00

Koyama Shizuko, Kyoto University

Winner of the 2013 Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230613
E-ISBN: 
9789004244351
Publication date: 
November 2012
€73,00
$92.00