The Resource Virtual orientalism : Asian religions and American popular culture, Jane Naomi Iwamura

Virtual orientalism : Asian religions and American popular culture, Jane Naomi Iwamura

Label
Virtual orientalism : Asian religions and American popular culture
Title
Virtual orientalism
Title remainder
Asian religions and American popular culture
Statement of responsibility
Jane Naomi Iwamura
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jane Iwamura examines contemporary fascination with Eastern spirituality and provides a cultural history of the representation of Asian religions in American mass media. At the heart of her study is the Oriental Monk, a non-sexual, solitary, conventionalized icon who generously and purposefully shares his wisdom with the West
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
200.95/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2525
LC item number
.I92 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Virtual orientalism : Asian religions and American popular culture, Jane Naomi Iwamura
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
Introduction -- Zen's personality -- Hyperreal Samadhi -- The monk goes Hollywood
Control code
ocn695029603
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199894604
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27877401
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)695029603
  • oso0199792313
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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