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Brill's Japanese studies library ; v. 39.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -185) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction The formation of a modern mass press in Japan Transnational contexts: appropriation, reciprocities, and parallels Disciplining knowledge: the foundation of newspaper studies The social function of the press: education, public opinion, propaganda Marxian intervention: the actuality of journalism Latent publics: rumors and the reciprocity of communication Conclusion.