TITLE

Popularizing contempt

AUTHOR(S)
Tharp, M.
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/9/92, Vol. 112 Issue 9, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews the bestselling thriller `Rising Sun,' by Michael Crichton. The book promises to fuel the already overheated engine of Japan bashing that may be contributing to a rash of anti-Japanese hate crimes. His novel contrasted to Ruth Benedict's 1946 book `The Chrysanthemum and the Sword'; His understanding of Japan; The two fundamental points that Crichton fails to understand about Japan.
ACCESSION #
9203092565

 

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