5 edition of Japanese culture in comparative perspective found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -207) and index.
|Statement||Chikio Hayashi and Yasumasa Kuroda ; foreword by Hayward R. Alker.|
|Contributions||Kuroda, Yasumasa, 1928-|
|LC Classifications||DS821 .H375 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 215 p. :|
|Number of Pages||215|
|LC Control Number||96037728|
Collection of papers presented at International Symposium, "Japan in a Comparative Perspective" held January , , in Kyoto, Japan. Description: ii, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm. South Asian migration in comparative perspective, movement, settlement and diaspora Yasurō Hase, Hiroyuki Miyake, Fumiko Oshikawa Japan Center for Area Studies, National Museum of Ethnology, - History - pages.
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Japan (jəpăn´), Jap. Nihon or Nippon, country ( est. pop. ,,), , sq mi (, sq km), occupying an archipelago off the coast of E Asia. The capital is Tokyo, which, along with neighboring Yokohama, forms the world's most populous metropolitan region. Land Japan proper has four main islands, which are (from north to south) Hokkaido, Honshu (the largest island, where the. Masahiko Aoki (April 1, – J ) was a Japanese economist, Tomoye and Henri Takahashi Professor Emeritus of Japanese Studies in the Economics Department, and Senior Fellow of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford was known for his work in comparative institutional analysis, corporate Alma mater: University of Minnesota (Ph.D. .
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Japanese culture is inscrutable―but then, so is American culture seen from the viewpoint of the Japanese. As Hayashi and Kuroda make clear, the problem is one of perspective. Neither is really an enigma if the viewer can free him- or herself from the mother culture and look at the other culture from within its own : Eugene S.
Uyeki. Japanese culture is inscrutablebut then, so is American culture seen from the viewpoint of the Japanese. As Hayashi and Kuroda make clear, the problem is one of perspective. Neither is really an enigma if the viewer can free him- or herself from the mother culture and look at the other culture from within its own context.
Japanese culture is inscrutable-but then, so is American culture seen from the viewpoint of the Japanese. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. A Comparative Perspective of Japanese Culture and Education - This book is an attempt to bring to you some of the important theoretical concepts and aspects of Japanese culture and education in terms of their idiosyncratic features, pluses and minuses.
Japanese Culture in Comparative Perspective. Chikio Hayashi and Yasumasa Kuroda. Westport, CT: Praeger, by: Download Citation | Japanese Culture in Comparative Perspective | Japanese Culture in Comparative Perspective.
Chikio Hayashi and Yasumasa Kuroda. Westport, CT: Praeger, pp. | Find, read Author: James Roberson. Japanese Culture. For nearly three decades Japanese Culture has garnered high praise as an accurate and well-written introduction to Japanese history and culture.
This widely used undergraduate text is now available in a new edition/5(3). Culture explains much of the behavioral and institutional differences around the globe. In social science there are many ways of framing cultural diversities. This book brings together authors with a classic status in the field of comparative cultural studies on one overarching.
Unlike Vietnam with 54 ethnic groups, Japan is relatively homogeneous in terms of ethnic group (the vast majority is Japanese while the rest are Ainu, Chinese.). The homogeneity in subject easily creates the consensus and uniformity characteristics of the concept and cultural personalities.
Japanese work culture is very different from an American office environment, from the etiquette of after-work drinks to employee-employer relations. Most existing scholarship on Japan's cultural policy toward modern China reflects the paradigm of cultural imperialism and emphasizes a linear pattern of Japanese cultural aggression, particularly after and the establishment of the China Cultural Affairs Bureau.
In contrast, this study demonstrates that Japan Cited by: 5. An unpublished paper presented at a cross-cultural management conference, University of Hawaii, Google Scholar; Brown W.
Japanese management—The cultural background. In Webber R. (Ed.), Culture and management: Text and readings in comparative management. Homewood, Irwin,– Google ScholarCited by: comparative perspective, which was a major theme of the Tokyo conference. For instance, the first section on Economics and Politics in Japan examines aspects of these themes by contrasting Japan with other countries, interestingly in certain cases with Canada.
Brian K. MacLean opening paper re-visits Japan’s “lost decade” of the s, andFile Size: 4MB. In recent years Japan's cuisine, or washoku, has been eclipsing that of France as the world's most desirable food. UNESCO recognized washoku as an intangible cultural treasure in and Tokyo boasts more Michelin-starred restaurants than Paris and New York combined.
International enthusiasm for Japanese food is not limited to haute cuisine; it also encompasses comfort foods like ramen, which.
The case of Japan represents a fascinating set of circumstances that Chung probes with the best empirical and theoretical tools social science has to offer. Scholars of immigration, race, citizenship and Japanese politics will learn lots from the excellent by: This book provides an enlightening comparative analysis of Japan’s and Italy’s political cultures and systems, economics, and international relations from World War II to the present day.
What is the best book that I can read about Japanese culture and history. Well, Japanese history is roughly 2, years long. That covers a lot of ground - during that time Japan went from a multicultural tribal society (yayoi/jomon) to being gove.
Japanese plants were relatively unprotected against potential inundation in international comparison, but there was considerable variation for power plants within and outside of Japan; 2.
Older power plants and plants owned by the largest utility companies Cited by: This is a collection of 46 essays by specialists in Asian literature, who offer a wide range of possibilities for introducing Asian literature to English-speaking students. It is intended to help in promoting multicultural education.
Tom Ginsburg is Professor of Law at the University of Chicago. His research interests focus on comparative public law, international law, law and development, East Asia. His publications include Institutions and Public Law (, co-editor), International Commercial Arbitration in Asia (, 2 nd editionco-editor), Legal Reform in Korea (, editor) and Judicial Review in New Missing: Japanese culture.
The term ‘revisionism’ has referred historically to views that challenge an orthodoxy or official position. As narrative, history continually presents itself with the possibility of revision. A history that denies the possibility of revision is ideologically dogmatic.
In this sense revisionism cannot be considered as necessarily a negative phenomenon.Japanese Culture. Japan has a fascinating and multifaceted culture; on the one hand it is steeped in the deepest of traditions dating back thousands of years; on the other it is a society in a continual state of rapid flux, with continually shifting fads and fashions and technological development that constantly pushes back the boundaries of the possible.Japan in a comparative perspective.
[Kyoto, Japan]: International Research Center for Japanese Studies,  (OCoLC) Online version: Japan in a comparative perspective. [Kyoto, Japan]: International Research Center for Japanese Studies,  (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource.