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Boston University Academy The development of thegeishaand their present status as symbols of Japanese culture, tradition, and femininity By David Sumner Thayer 08 Advisors: Professor Merry White, Anthropology, Boston University & Dr. Richard Horn, History, Boston University Academy April 2008
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Introduction ........................................................................................ 4 Imperial Ladies-in-Waiting .............................................................. 8
Tay大夫....................................................................................... 11
Geisha 芸者.................................................................................... 19 Conclusion ........................................................................................ 35 Works Cited ...................................................................................... 37
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