The Resource Mount Fuji : icon of Japan, H. Byron Earhart

Mount Fuji : icon of Japan, H. Byron Earhart

Label
Mount Fuji : icon of Japan
Title
Mount Fuji
Title remainder
icon of Japan
Statement of responsibility
H. Byron Earhart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A survey of the symbolism--religious, aesthetic, and cultural--of Japan's Mount Fuji."--Publisher's description
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
299.5/61350952166
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2211.M6
LC item number
E23 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in comparative religion
Label
Mount Fuji : icon of Japan, H. Byron Earhart
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgments; Preface: Invitation to Fuji; A Note on Japanese Names and Terms and on Citations; Part 1 The Power and Beauty of a Mountain; 1 The Power of the Volcano: Fire and Water; The Story of a Mountain: Natural and Cultural; From Volcano to Sacred Mountain; 2 The Beauty of the Ideal Mountain: Early Poetry and Painting; Fuji in Early Writing; Fuji in Classical Painting; 3 Asceticism: Opening the Mountain; Fuji Pioneers: En no Gyoja and Matsudai Shonin; Shugendo: Fuji as an Ascetic Otherworld
  • 8 Miniature Fuji: The Mountain Comes to the PeopleFujiko: Enshrining the Mountain; Fujizuka: Creating Miniature Fuji; Part 3 Fuji as Visual Ideal and Political Idea; 9 Woodblock Prints and Popular Arts; Ukiyo-e: Fuji in the Floating World of Japan; Ukiyo-e: Fuji in the Floating World of Hiroshige and Hokusai; Fuji as Decoration and Souvenir; 10 Western ""Discovery"" of Woodblock Prints; Ukiyo-e: Fuji in the Floating World of Japonisme; ""Japonaiserie Forever""; Japanese ""Rediscovery"" of Woodblock Prints; 11 The Enduring Image of Fuji in Modern Times
  • Fuji as the Emblem of Peace16 The Future of an Icon; Stereotype and Commercial Logo, Erotica and Exotica; Secular Image and Patriotic Mantra; Epilogue: Descent from the Mountain; Appendix: Sino-Japanese Characters; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
  • Giving Form to Japan's Identity: Fuji and the Ideology of NationalismFraming Japan's Identity: Money and Postage Stamps; Part 4 Fuji Devotion in Contemporary Japan; 12 A Contemporary Fujiko; The Decline of Fujiko in Modern Times; Miyamotoko: Edo Customs in Tokyo; 13 New Religions and Fuji; Maruyamakyo: The Crater of Fuji as a Mecca; Gedatsukai: Old Traditions in a New Religion; 14 Surveying Contemporary Fuji Belief and Practice; Statistics and Personal Statements on Fuji Spirituality; Three Views of Fuji; Part 5 Fuji the Flexible Symbol; 15 War and Peace; The Mobilization of Fuji
  • Part 2 The Dynamics of a Cosmic Mountain4 The Mountain Becomes the World; Kakugyo: Rebirth from Fuji; Minuki: Fuji as a Mountain Mandala; 5 Touchstone of Ethical Life; Jikigyo Miroku: From Oil Merchant to Religious Reformer; Fasting to Death on Fuji and Transformation of Society; 6 Cosmic Model and World Renewal; Fujido: Fuji as a Cosmic Mountain; Furikawari: The ""Way of Fuji"" as the Revolution of Society; Colour Plate; 7 Pilgrimage Confraternities: People Come to the Mountain; The ""Eight Hundred and Eight"" Fujiko; Fujiko: Pilgrimage to the Mountain
Control code
ocn911034256
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 238 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611171112
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35565925
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)911034256
  • pebcs1611171113

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