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Archaeology, Cultural Foundations, Lifestyles
Jissokuzu No Susume: Mono Kara Gakujutsu Shiryo E
(Making Measured Drawings: Treating Objects as Subjects of Academic Interest)
Size B5, 224 pages
100 measured drawings, 119 diagrams, 69 referential diagrams, 132 photographs/figures
Describes the procedure for making measured drawings of folk tools and other folk material. Applies the methods of machine drafting for precise academic drafting. Used as a college textbook. Revised and enlarged version to be published in March 2003.
Wakamonotachi To Mingu: Mono Wa Karera Ni Nani Wo Katattaka
(Young People and Folk Tools: What the Objects Imparted to Them)
Nakui, Yoshie (author and editor)
Text and measured drawings: Iwate University students
Sources and materials courtesy of Sanzou Osanai
Size A5, 316 pages
179 measured drawings, 180 photographs
University students formerly without interest in cultural studies experience a gradual change in attitude through the experience of making measured drawings of folk tools. Illuminates one way of augmenting what is lacking in education today.
Kyuujussai Iwaizumi Ichitaro Ou No Gijutsu
(The Skills and Techniques of the Venerable Iwaizumi Ichitaro)
Measured drawings and basic research: Iwate University students
Measured drawings supervised by Yoshie Nakui
Size B5, 224 pages
164 measured drawings, 164 photographs
Woodcutting, sawing, woodworking, bark-processing, straw-making, coal-making, gathering firewood, raising cattle, and growing cereals and grains -- a person used to have at command a variety of skills for life and living. The research spans ten years and documents the life of the venerable Ichitaro and the art of living.
Yama To Ikiru: Uchimagi Yasuzo Ke No Kurashi
(Living with the Mountains: Life with the Yasuzo Uchimagi Family)
Nakui, Bunmei, and Nakui, Yoshie
Measured drawings: Students of Iwate University, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Size B5, 371 pages
411 measured drawings and plates, 53 photographs
Depicts the harsh yet rewarding life of people who lived gwith the mountains.h
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