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Title Family and social policy in Japan : anthropological approaches / edited by Roger Goodman.
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
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 Floor3  HQ681 .F363 2002    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 237 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Contemporary Japanese society
Contemporary Japanese society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Anthropology, policy, and the study of Japan / Roger Goodman -- Toward a cultural biography of civil society in Japan / Victoria Lyon Bestor -- Pinning hopes on angels: reflections from an aging Japan's urban landscape / Glenda S. Roberts -- Reproducing identity: maternal and child healthcare for foreigners in Japan / Carolyn S. Stevens and Setsuko Lee -- State, standardisation and "normal" children: an anthropological study of a preschool / Eyal Ben-Ari -- Child abuse in Japan: "discovery" and the development of policy / Roger Goodman -- Touching of the hearts: an overview of programmes to promote interaction between the generations in Japan / Leng Leng Thang -- Death policiet in Japan: the state, the family, and the individual / Yohko Tsuji -- Embodiment, citizenship, and social policy in contemporary Japan / Vera Mackie.
Subject Families -- Japan.
Family policy -- Japan.
Public welfare -- Japan.
Social problems -- Japan.
Applied anthropology -- Japan.
Japan -- Social policy.
Japan -- Social conditions.
Related Names Goodman, Roger, 1960-
Collection Title Nippon Foundation.
ISBN 0521815711
0521016355 (pbk.)
9780521016353 (pbk.)
OCLC number 50129414