Evolution of the Japanese: Social and Psychic

By: GULICK, Sidney L.

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GULICK, Sidney L. Evolution of the Japanese: Social and Psychic. New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, (1903). Pp. (2),[i]-vi,[1]-457,(3). 8vo, dark blue cloth covers with decoration to front. Chapters: 1. Preliminary considerations; 2. Historical sketch; 3. The problem of progress; 4. The method of progress; 5. Japanese sensitiveness to environment; 6. Waves of feeling - abdication; 7. Heroes and hero-worship; 8. Love for children; 9. Marital love; 10. Cheerfulness - industry - truthfulness - suspiciousness; 11. Jealousy - revenge - humane feelings; 12. Ambition - conceit; 13. Patriotism - apotheosis - courage; 14. Fickleness - stolidity - stoicism; 15. Aesthetic characteristics; 16. Memory - imitation; 17. Originality - inventiveness; 18. Indirectness - "nominality"; 19. Intellectuality; 20. Philosophical ability; 21. Imagination; 22. Moral ideals; 23. Moral ideals (continued); 24. Moral practice; 25. Are the Japanese religious?; 26. Some religious phenomena; 27. Some religious conceptions; 28. Some religious practices; 29. Some principles of national evolution; 30. Are the Japanese impersonal?; 31. The Japanese not impersonal; 32. Is Buddhism impersonal?; 33. Traces of personality in Shintoism, Buddhism, and Confucianism; 34. The Buddhist world-view; 35. Communal and individual elements in the evolution of Japanese religious life; 36. What are the essential characteristics of the orient; 37. General conclusions. Rubber stamps to front pastedown, ffep, and title page, tear in paper of rear pastedown where library pocket has been removed, markings in ink to front pastedown and title page, both hinges cracked, library sticker to spine, mark where another sticker has been removed, wear to corners, very minor scratches to covers, slightly cocked, else vg. 50.00

Title: Evolution of the Japanese: Social and Psychic

Author Name: GULICK, Sidney L.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company, New York, 1903,:

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