This ebook relates the reviews of more than a few Western writers who went to Japan as lecturers and academics, masking a interval of over a hundred years. It discusses East-West cultural variations; Western 'individualism' encountering jap 'formal' society; and attracts at the author's interviews with some of the writers featured. It contains a few hitherto unpublished correspondence, in addition to reviews on their released works. the writer hopes her booklet will inspire a deeper knowing among East and West.

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