The Case of the Dying Kimono: The Influence of Changing Fashions on the Development of the Japanese Woolen Industry

  title={The Case of the Dying Kimono: The Influence of Changing Fashions on the Development of the Japanese Woolen Industry},
  author={Kei-ichiro Nakagawa and Henry Rosovsky},
  journal={Business History Review},
  pages={59 - 80}
Recognizing the importance of the woolen industry in Japan's industrial development, this article explores the impetus given that industry by the gradual Westernization of Japanese tastes in clothing. 

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