Your cart is empty
Japan: The Passenger (Volume 1) [Paperback-2020]
Aa Vv
Available
List Price :     £18.99
Our Price :     Rs.2795.00   Rs.2515
You Save :     280 (10%)

Payment

Delivery

Free delivery across Pakistan on order of Rs.1000 and above

Pre-payment {Credit Card [Visa & Master], Easy Paisa, Bank Transfer}
Cash on Delivery

Within 2-3 days on all pre-paid orders
Within 7-10 days on all Cash on Delivery orders
Next day delivery in Lahore on orders placed till 1 pm [working days only]

Description

Category:Travel WritingsTravel WritingsTravel Writings-Trw
Publisher: Europa Editions Uk | ISBN: 9781787702196 | Pages: 192

“Some Japanese stories end violently. Others never end at all, but only cut away, at the moment of extreme crisis, to a butterfly, or the wind, or the moon.”?Brian Phillips Visitors from the West look with amazement, and sometimes concern, at Japan’s monolithic social structures and unique, complex culture industry; the gigantic scale of its tech corporations and the resilience of its traditions; the extraordinary diversity of the subcultures that flourish in its “post-human” megacities. The country nonetheless remains an impossibly complicated jigsaw puzzle whose overall design eludes us. Its inscrutability has made the country an inexhaustible source of inspiration for stories, reflections, and reportage. The subjects in this volume range from the Japanese veneration of the dead to the Tokyo music scene, from urban alienation to cinema, from sumo to machismo. Caught between an ageing population and extreme post-modernity, immobile yet futuristic, Japan is an ideal observation point from which to understand our age and the one to come.

About the Author

,

Also by the Same Author
View All
turkey: the passen...

[Paperback-2021]

aa vv
Rs. 2248
brazil: the passen...

[Paperback-2020]

aa vv
Rs. 2605
greece: the passen...

[Paperback-2020]

aa vv
Rs. 2515

Bestsellers in This Category

Walking The Him...

[Paperback-2017]

levison wood
Rs. 647
Almost French: ...

[Paperback-2005]

sarah turnbull
Rs. 319
Darkness Descen...

[Paperback-2014]

ken jones
Rs. 587
Walking The Ame...

[Paperback-2017]

levison wood
Rs. 444
Don't Run What ...

[Paperback-2016]

peter allison
Rs. 877
The Call Of The...

[Paperback-2006]

louis theroux
Rs. 294
Toofan Se Sahil...

[Hardback-2009]

muhammad asad
Rs. 225
The Road To Mec...

[Hardback-1985]

muhammad asad
Rs. 1080
View All