Table of contents for Otaku : Japan's database animals / Hiroki Azuma ; translated by Jonathan E. Abel and Shion Kono.

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Preface to the English Edition			Hiroki Azuma
Translators' Introduction
1. The Otaku's Pseudo-Japan
	What Is Otaku Culture?-The Otaku's Pseudo-Japan
2. Database Animals 
	Otaku and Postmodernity-Narrative Consumption-The Grand Nonnarrative-Moe 	(Desired) Elements-Database Consumption-The Simulacra and the Database-	Snobbery and the Fictional Age-The Dissociated Human-Age of the Animal
3. Hyperflatness and Multiple Personality
	Hyperflatness and Hypervisuality-Multiple Personality

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Subculture -- Japan.
Popular culture -- Japan.
Japan -- Civilization -- 1945-.