Bibliographic Details

Japanese women : new feminist perspectives on the past, present, and future / edited by Kumiko Fujimura-Fanselow and Atsuko Kameda.

Imprint New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 1995.
Description xxxviii, 422 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject Women -- Japan.
Feminism -- Japan.
Feminism.
Women.
Japan.
Format E-Resource, Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/2418708
Other authors / contributors Fujimura-Fanselow, Kumiko, 1947-
Kameda, Atsuko.
ISBN 1558610936 (cloth : acid-free paper)
1558610944 (paper : acid-free paper)
Notes "Selected bibliography of English-language works since 1980": p. 393-405.
Includes bibliographical references.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction /
  • Kumiko Fujimura-Fanselow
  • The Struggle for Legal Rights and Reforms: A Historical View /
  • Sachiko Kaneko
  • Women's Image and Place in Japanese Buddhism /
  • Haruko Okano
  • Aspects of Sexism in Language /
  • Orie Endo
  • Who's Afraid of Amino Kiku? Gender Conflict and the Literary Canon /
  • Chieko M. Ariga
  • Three Women Artists of the Meiji Period (1868-1912): Reconsidering Their Significance from a Feminist Perspective /
  • Midori Wakakuwa
  • Women and Television: Portrayal of Women in the Mass Media /
  • Midori Fukunishi Suzuki
  • Challenges to Education for Girls and Women in Modern Japan: Past and Present /
  • Kimi Hara
  • Sexism and Gender Stereotyping in Schools /
  • Atsuko Kameda
  • College Women Today: Options and Dilemmas /
  • Kumiko Fujimura-Fanselow
  • Women's Studies: An Overview /
  • Mioko Fujieda and Kumiko Fujimura-Fanselow
  • Marriage and Family: Past and Present /
  • Kyoko Yoshizumi
  • The Mystique of Motherhood: A Key to Understanding Social Change and Family Problems in Japan /
  • Masami Ohinata
  • Care of the Elderly: A Women's Issue /
  • Takako Sodei
  • The Changing Portrait of Japanese Men
  • Dialogue /
  • Charles Douglas Lummis, Satomi Nakajima, Kumiko Fujimura-Fanselow and Atsuko Kameda
  • Men on the Threshold of Change /
  • Masanori Yamaguchi
  • Pornographic Culture and Sexual Violence /
  • Kuniko Funabashi
  • Domestic Violence /
  • Aiko Hada
  • Female Workers: An Overview of Past and Current Trends /
  • Yoko Kawashima
  • Work, Education, and the Family /
  • Kazuko Tanaka
  • The Plight of Asian Migrant Women Working in Japan's Sex Industry /
  • Yayori Matsui
  • Japan's First Phase of Feminism /
  • Mioko Fujieda
  • The New Feminist Movement in Japan, 1970-1990 /
  • Kazuko Tanaka
  • Legal Challenges to the Status Quo /
  • Kiyoko Kinjo
  • From the Home to the Political Arena /
  • Yoko Sato
  • Profiles of Two Assemblywomen
  • Aokage Takako: Housewife Turned Political Representative from Seikatsu Club Seikyo /
  • Naoko Sasakura
  • Mitsui Mariko: An Avowed Feminist Assemblywoman /
  • Emiko Kaya
  • Selected Bibliography of English-Language Works since 1980
  • Appendix: Significant Dates in the Recent History of Women.