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Tatsukawa: orality, ethics, & regional renaissance in industrial Japan

Croft, Adam

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On March 5, 1923, the morning edition of the Yomiuri shinbun carried an article titled ‘Jido no dokusho yoku to kinshi no hei’ (‘Children who read a lot risk short-sightedness’). The editorial, submitted by an anonymous subscriber from Tokyo, warned of the adverse effects of small print used by Bunmeidō, an Osaka-based publishing company specialising in sokkibon (stenographical novels). The article stated, ‘Didn’t the publishers know that the small print...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/132640

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