A vital resource for students of Buddhism and Japanese Culture, revised and expanded.
Larry and Qin Herzberg
A collection of 600 proverbs in Chinese and English, capturing the enduring wisdom of China, for travelers and language students.
Wayne P. Lammers
A "real manga, real Japanese" study guide and resource for language students and teachers.
A quick and simple way to deconstruct and demystify kanji.
Thirty years after its first publication, Womansword remains a timely, provocative work on how words reflect on female roles in modern Japan.
Of special interest to scholars and students of Zen classics, a glossary of specialized vocabulary to aid understanding and practice.
A passionate and playful guide to kanji that examines characters from every angle for an in-depth understanding.
Can traditional Japanese life concepts--like loyalty, harmony, meticulousness--make sense in Western societies?
A simple guide to over 160 key spiritual concepts behind yoga and other branches of Eastern wisdom.
Going to Japan? This unfussy modern guide guarantees you keep it polite and get it right!
Kiyomi Ogawa & Orrin Cummins
Learn the basic Japanese syllabary from every angle: reading, writing, and real-world examples.
Shogo Oketani & Leza Lowitz
Japanese characters served up with histories and cultural clues to help you decorate your skin/body/life with just the right word!
A handy supplement to studying characters in class or independently that teaches useful tricks for remembering words and tones.
Speak and write with confidence while avoiding common mistakes!
Learn the second key Japanese syllabary from every angle: reading, writing, and real-world examples.
A visual delight, this bestselling, award-winning book makes a great classroom resource and a wonderful study aid.
A handy supplement for learning 300 of the most common Japanese words, works with any textbook!