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Japan Information Center (New York, N.Y.)

Overview
Works: 18 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 334 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
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Most widely held works by N.Y.) Japan Information Center (New York
Japan report = Nihon( )

in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mt. Fuji : beauty of a classic symbol( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Mt. Fuji as it expresses the spirit of the Japanese people. Shows the environments around the mountain, and its attraction to a variety of visitors
Japan info( )

in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origami : the folding papers of Japan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how Japanese children learn the craft of origami, and shows examples of their work
Japan video encyclopedia( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of present-day Japan and its people
Bunraku, puppet theatre of Japan( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Bunraku, the traditional puppet play of Japan from its primitive origin in the countryside to the full grown production on the Osaka stage
Traditional handicrafts in modern living( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines ancient Japanese arts and crafts and their continued role as a source of spiritual comfort in modern society. Presents washi, bambooware, china, lacquerware, origami, textile dyeing, and weaving
Tokyo family life( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daily life of a family in modern Japan, in the suburbs of Tokyo
A boy and his crane( Visual )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Efforts to protect and preserve the Tancho crane, the largest and most beautiful species of crane. The tale of a boy who nurses an injured crane back to health demonstrates these efforts
Japan and the United States in the world economy( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art and meaning of ikebana( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arrangement, originated with the idea of creating beauty with flowers and foliage. Here's an explanation of the significance of Ikebana and an interpretation of the underlying thought and emotion of this unique art. Shown are its historical development, its theory and practice, and its relationship to modern life
Kabuki : classic theatre of Japan( Visual )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summarizes the history of Kabuki, the traditional, bombastic theater of Japan, from the seventeenth century to the present. Representative scenes are performed by the leading actors of Japan
Twenty-five questions and answers on Japan-U.S. relations( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living arts of Japan( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the interior of Japanese homes where art objects created by Japanese artists are displayed. Japanese artisans are introduced at work. It shows an internationally renowned potter, a ceramic artist, Yuzen dyeing of kimono fabrics, a master of lacquer art, a bamboo weaver, and an outstanding woodblock artist
Noh drama by NHK International( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents several brief sketches of Noh plays to illustrate major themes and techniques of this dramatic form
Dateline Tokyo : glimpses of the summit city, May 1986( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tokyo- the 1986 Summit city; center of Japan's government; Emperor's palace and home to 11.5 million residents. An in-depth view of Japan's capital and its citizens, their post war rebuilding, ancient traditions and technological advances
Human relations in Japan( Visual )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The use of animation and a well-directed presentation explain how relationships are formed among the Japanese. The two important concepts of "uchi" and "soto" are discussed, as viewers are shown how an American businessman can enter into an "uchi" relationship with his Japanese business associate
Technology and tradition( Visual )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audiences journey to Japan and discover how this nation, at the forward edge of technology, preserves traditional values like the appreciation of nature, the harvest of rice, even the study of bonsai and flower arranging. From robotized factories with state of the art technology to the serene tea ceremony, viewers see how Japan balances the future with its observance of tradition
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityJapan. Sōryōjikan (New York, N.Y.). Information Office

Japan. Sōryōjikan (New York, N.Y.). Japan Information Center

Languages
English (26)