Bones of contention : animals and religion in contemporary Japan / Barbara R. Ambros.

"Since the 1990s the Japanese pet industry has grown to a trillion-yen business and estimates place the number of pets above the number of children under the age of fifteen. There are between 6,000 to 8,000 businesses in the Japanese pet funeral industry, including more than 900 pet cemeteries....

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Ambros, Barbara, 1968-
Format: Book
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2012.
Series:UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Online Access:CONNECT