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The Japanese numbers game : the use and understanding of numbers in modern Japan, Thomas Crump

Label
The Japanese numbers game : the use and understanding of numbers in modern Japan
Title
The Japanese numbers game
Title remainder
the use and understanding of numbers in modern Japan
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Crump
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crump, Thomas
Dewey number
398/.356/0952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Symbolism in folklore
  • Numerals
  • Symbolism of numbers
  • Japan
  • Japan
Label
The Japanese numbers game : the use and understanding of numbers in modern Japan, Thomas Crump
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 196-201) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. The numerical paradox -- 2. Numbers in the written and spoken language -- 3. Alternative number systems -- 4. The culture of numbers -- 5. What's in a Japanese name? -- 6. Fortune-telling -- 7. Time -- 8. The spatial world of numbers -- 9. The Japanese abacus -- 10. Games : ancient and modern -- 11. The ecology of numbers : past and present
Control code
ocm52849360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203038970
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52849360
Label
The Japanese numbers game : the use and understanding of numbers in modern Japan, Thomas Crump
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 196-201) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. The numerical paradox -- 2. Numbers in the written and spoken language -- 3. Alternative number systems -- 4. The culture of numbers -- 5. What's in a Japanese name? -- 6. Fortune-telling -- 7. Time -- 8. The spatial world of numbers -- 9. The Japanese abacus -- 10. Games : ancient and modern -- 11. The ecology of numbers : past and present
Control code
ocm52849360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203038970
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52849360

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