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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Myōman Mokujiki

Donald F. McCallum.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Religious Art; Buddhist Art; East Asian Art. 389 words.

[Mokujiki Gogyō; Mokujiki Gyōdō; Mokujiki Meiman]

(b Marubatake, Kai Province [now Yamashi Prefecture], 1718; d 1810).

Japanese sculptor and Buddhist monk. He was...

Asawa, Ruth

Midori Yoshimoto.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 393 words.


(b Norwalk, CA, Jan 24, 1926; d San Francisco, CA, Aug 5, 2013).

American sculptor, painter and draftsman. Asawa was born the fourth of seven children to...