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The Resource What makes life worth living? : how Japanese and Americans make sense of their worlds, Gordon Mathews

What makes life worth living? : how Japanese and Americans make sense of their worlds, Gordon Mathews

Label
What makes life worth living? : how Japanese and Americans make sense of their worlds
Title
What makes life worth living?
Title remainder
how Japanese and Americans make sense of their worlds
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Mathews
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mathews, Gordon
Dewey number
303.3/72
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HN723.5
LC item number
.M355 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social values
  • Quality of life
  • Social values
  • Quality of life
  • Conduct of life
Label
What makes life worth living? : how Japanese and Americans make sense of their worlds, Gordon Mathews
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Cultural Foundations of Ikigai -- Introduction: What Makes Life Worth Living? 1. The Varieties of Ikigai in Japan. 2. Individualism, Community, and Conformity in the United States. 3. The Comparison of Japanese and American Selves -- pt. 2. Ikigai in Japanese and American Lives. 4. Ikigai in Work and Family. Ikigai and Gender. 5. Ikigai in Past and Future. Ikigai and Dreams. 6. Ikigai in Creation and Religion. Ikigai and Significance -- pt. 3. Ikigai and the Meaning of Life. 7. A Phenomenological Analysis of Ikigai. 8. Ikigai and the Meaning of Life
Control code
32665968
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 277 pages
Isbn
9780520201330
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95022263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
What makes life worth living? : how Japanese and Americans make sense of their worlds, Gordon Mathews
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Cultural Foundations of Ikigai -- Introduction: What Makes Life Worth Living? 1. The Varieties of Ikigai in Japan. 2. Individualism, Community, and Conformity in the United States. 3. The Comparison of Japanese and American Selves -- pt. 2. Ikigai in Japanese and American Lives. 4. Ikigai in Work and Family. Ikigai and Gender. 5. Ikigai in Past and Future. Ikigai and Dreams. 6. Ikigai in Creation and Religion. Ikigai and Significance -- pt. 3. Ikigai and the Meaning of Life. 7. A Phenomenological Analysis of Ikigai. 8. Ikigai and the Meaning of Life
Control code
32665968
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 277 pages
Isbn
9780520201330
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95022263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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