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Teaching About Asia
Chalmers, F. Graeme. Celebrating Pluralism: Art, Education, and Cultural Diversity. Los Angeles: The Getty Education Institute for the Arts, 1996.

Education About Asia. Published by Association for Asian Studies. (3 issues per year). Visit

General Asian Art
Lee, Sherman E. A History of Far Eastern Art, 5th ed. Edited by Naomi Noble Richard. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1994.

Kalman, Bobbie. Japan: The Culture. New York: Crabtree Publishing Company, 1989.

Kodansha America. Japan: Profile of a Nation, rev. ed. Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1999.

Japanese Art
Addiss, Stephen. How to Look at Japanese Art. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996.

Baird, Merrily C. Symbols of Japan: Thematic Motifs in Art and Design. New York: Rizzoli, 2001.

Delay, Nelly. The Art and Culture of Japan. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1999.

Mason, Penelope. History of Japanese Art. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1993.

Rathbun, William Jay, ed. Beyond the Tanabata Bridge: Traditional Japanese Textiles. Seattle: Seattle Art Museum, 1993.

Japanese Artists
Calza, Gian Carlo. Hokusai. London: Phaidon Press, 2003.

Fischer, Felice. The Arts of Hon'ami Kōetsu, Japanese Renaissance Master. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2000.

Japanese Art Technique
Boudonnat, Louise and Harunmi Kushizaki. The Art of Japanese Calligraphy. San Francisco: Chronicle, 2003.

Ross, John, Clare Romano, and Tim Ross. The Complete Printmaker: Techniques, Traditions, Innovations. New York: Free Press, 1991.

Wilson, Richard L. Inside Japanese Ceramics: A Primer of Materials, Techniques, and Traditions. New York: Weatherhill, 1999.

Armstrong, Karen. Buddha. New York: Penguin Group, 2001.

Wangu, Madhu Bazaz. Buddhism. New York: Facts On File, 1993.

Tea Ceremony
Sen, Sōshitsu. Chado:The Japanese Way of Tea. New York: Weatherhill, 1979.

Okakura, Kakuzo. The Book of Tea. New York: Kodansha International, 1991.


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