The Chrysanthemum and the Sword

3.82 avg rating
( 1,900 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780618619597: The Chrysanthemum and the Sword
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Essential reading for anyone interested in Japanese culture, this unsurpassed masterwork opens an intriguing window on Japan. Benedict’s World War II–era study paints an illuminating contrast between the culture of Japan and that of the United States. The Chrysanthemum and the Sword is a revealing look at how and why our cultures differ, making it the perfect introduction to Japanese history and customs.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

RUTH BENEDICT (1887–1948) was one of the twentieth century’s foremost anthropologists and helped to shape the discipline in the United States and around the world. Benedict was a student and later a colleague of Franz Boas at Columbia, where she taught from 1924. Margaret Mead was one of her students. Benedict’s contributions to the field of cultural anthropology are often cited today.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Benedict, Ruth
Published by Mariner Books
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Booklot COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mariner Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0618619593. Seller Inventory # Z0618619593ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Benedict, Ruth
Published by Mariner Books
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Bookhouse COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mariner Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0618619593. Seller Inventory # Z0618619593ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Benedict, Ruth
Published by Mariner Books
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mariner Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0618619593. Seller Inventory # Z0618619593ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Benedict, Ruth
Published by Mariner Books
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Best Bates
(Scarborough, ON, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mariner Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0618619593. Seller Inventory # Z0618619593ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Benedict, Ruth
Published by Mariner Books 2006-01-25 (2006)
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Ebooksweb COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mariner Books 2006-01-25, 2006. Paperback. Condition: New. 1. 0618619593. Seller Inventory # Z0618619593ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Benedict, Ruth
Published by Mariner Books
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BookShop4U
(PHILADELPHIA, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mariner Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0618619593. Seller Inventory # Z0618619593ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Benedict, Ruth
Published by Mariner Books
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Vital Products COM LLC
(Southampton, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mariner Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0618619593. Seller Inventory # Z0618619593ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Ruth Benedict
Published by Houghton Muffin Hartcourt Trade
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Houghton Muffin Hartcourt Trade. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 0618619593

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 8.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.60
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Benedict, Ruth
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New Quantity Available: 20
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2006. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # V6-9780618619597

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 7.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Ruth Benedict
ISBN 10: 0618619593 ISBN 13: 9780618619597
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Seller Inventory # 97806186195970000000

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 12.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book