Otaku: Japan's Database Animals by Hiroki Azuma
English | Mar. 25, 2009 | ISBN: 0816653518, 0816653526 | 176 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
In Japan, obsessive adult fans and collectors of manga and anime are known as otaku. Hiroki Azuma's 'Otaku' offers a critical, philosophical, and historical inquiry into the characteristics and consequences of this consumer subculture.