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Assembled in Japan: Electrical Goods and the Making of the Japanese Consumer

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Assembled in Japan investigates one of the great success stories of the twentieth century: the rise of the Japanese electronics industry. Contrary to mainstream interpretation, Simon Partner discovers that behind the meteoric rise of Sony, Matsushita, Toshiba, and other electrical goods companies was neither the iron hand of Japan's Ministry of International Trade and Indu ...more
Paperback, 317 pages
Published January 5th 2000 by University of California Press (first published December 6th 1999)
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Alice Jennings
Its alright. I gives what it says on the tin, providing general facts about popular electrical appliances in postwar Japan. I found it a bit boring, but only because its not my subject. Easy to read.
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