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Chinese language education, the contemporary Japanese university, and modern Japan

Paul D. Sinclair

Chinese language education, the contemporary Japanese university, and modern Japan

by Paul D. Sinclair

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese language -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Japan.,
  • Universities and colleges -- Japan.,
  • Education -- Japan -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Sinclair.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 103 leaves.
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18783036M
    ISBN 100612406733
    OCLC/WorldCa51087034

    Modern Languages and Literatures—Japanese San Francisco State University Bulletin MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES—JAPANESE College of Liberal & Creative Arts Dean: Dr. Andrew Harris Department of Modern Languages and Literatures Humanities Building, Room Phone: () In Studies in Modern Japanese Literature, twenty-two students honor their mentor, Edwin McClellan, with essays and translations focusing on literature from the late nineteenth through the late twentieth centuries. The authors discussed range from Natsume Sôseki to Murakami Haruki, and the subjects.

    This undergraduate seminar will focus on the major novels of Natsume Sôseki (), Japan’s most beloved and versatile modern writer. A prolific novelist, literary theorist, haiku enthusiast, specialist of British and Chinese literature and articulate critic of Japan’s headlong rush to modernize itself, Sôseki is a must read for any. Linguistics of Modern Japanese is a sub-field of linguistics. Its main concern is Modern Japanese. It explores the grammar of Modern Japanese, the way we communicate in the language, the relation between the language and the society, and how best to teach the language to non-native speakers. Modern Japanese is also contrasted with other languages.

    SCHOOL OF MODERN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES JAPANESE STUDIES The Japanese Studies Major has two programmes of study: Japan Studies is an interdisciplinary programme aimed at giving students a broad-based education on Japan—its language, culture, history, society, economy, governance, environment, and people. modern Japanese literature or. Reading and discussion of selected modern literary texts in the original language, concentrating on the short story. Close attention to grammar and syntax. Prerequisite: minimum grade of in either JAPAN or JAPAN


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