Nighttime and Sleep in Asia and the West: Exploring the Dark Side of Life

Synopsis

Drawing together case studies from Asia and Europe, the reader can see the differences in cultural importance given to the night, and how the challenges and opportunities of modernity have been played out in the East and the West.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Brigitte Steger
  • Lodewijk Brunt
  • Antje Richter
  • Li Yi
  • Peter Rensen
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 2003