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Cultural guide to anime and manga  Cover Image Book Book

Cultural guide to anime and manga / Pamela Gossin and Marc Hairston.

Gossin, Pamela, (author.). Hairston, Marc, (author.). ReferencePoint Press, (publisher.).


"This book is intended to help American anime and manga fans understand the meaning of important references to aspects of Japanese life and culture as they appear in favorite films and graphic novels"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781678205188 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 1678205184
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 58-59) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Cross-cultural understanding versus misunderstanding -- Art and other forms of visual storytelling -- Historical eras & events -- Literature -- Folklore, magic, and religious and spiritual beliefs -- Nature and science -- Daily life and culture.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 14-18. ReferencePoint Press, Inc.
Subject: Manga (Comic books) > Japan.
Manga (Comic books) > History and criticism.
Animated television programs > Japan.
Animated films > Japan.
Genre: Television criticism and reviews.
Film criticism.
Comics criticism.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Erlanger Branch 741.5952 G679c 2024 (Text) 33126023945367 New YA Nonfiction Available -
Independence Branch 741.5952 G679c 2024 (Text) 33126023945359 New YA Nonfiction Available -

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