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Nagai Kafu's Occidentalism


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Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Constructiong the "West": Binarism and Complexity in Kafu's America 2. Imagining Authenticity: Literature and Civilization in Kafu's France 3. Positioning the Observer: Kafu's 'Orient' and Orientalism 4. Occidentalism: Contrast and Critique in the Returnee Stories 5. Resistance: Defining and Preserving the Japanese Self Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index

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Rachael Hutchinson is Assistant Professor of Japanese Studies at the University of Delaware. She is coeditor (with Mark Williams) of Representing the Other in Modern Japanese Literature: A Critical Approach.


"...the book presents a freshly accentuated approach onKafu." - Journal of Japanese Studies "Hutchinson's powerful contribution will take its place among the most important books published on Kafu. It stands apart because she expands on important issues in his writing, including Orientalism/Occidentalism, identity, and social critique." - Douglas N. Slaymaker, author of The Body in Postwar Japanese Fiction

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