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The geisha have been a source of much mystery throughout history. Even those who have lived within Japan’s closed culture do not know a lot about this interesting subculture of women. The life of a geisha is very different from that of many other female workers, especially those who work...

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In his outstanding 1948 novel Snow Country Yasunari Kawabata astonishes us with the richness of the Japanese landscape and its natural beauty. The author masterly uses the landscape for developing a melancholic love affair. Through the natural images and harmony with nature, Kawabata conveyed human emotions. Set in a geographically...

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The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu was created at the turn of the X-XI centuries by Murasaki Shikibu, the court lady of Empress Shishi. It is still considered one of the most significant works of Japanese literature. The Tale of Genji is a kind of quintessence of Japanese culture....

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The Japanese business culture is based on the tradition of ethical communication between people. The principle of strict subordination works as the key element of all the business and social contacts in Tokyo and other cities of the country. The corporate culture in Japan includes serious rules which are concentrated...

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In 2013, the Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, implemented an audacious economic incentive aimed at spurring the country out of its decades-long deflationary slump. Japan, having fought deflation for approximately two decades, has often pursued governmental interventions to revitalize its economy (Aramaki 3). Prime Minister Abe implemented what he...

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Introduction It should be clarified that for 16 centuries, relations between Japan and Korea were tightly connected with cultural exchanges, trade, military contradictions, and politics. The available evidence provides a premise to believe that in the period since 1945, these relations are about three states that are North Korea, South...

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1. The anime Revolutionary Girl Utena uses a lot of limited animation techniques because of its small budget. To make the production cheaper, Ikuhara keeps reusing a lot of sequences throughout the whole series. For example, the scenes of getting to the battling arena and preparing for the duel change...

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Introduction An island country, Japan is smaller than its neighbors such as China, the United States, Canada, and Australia. It has operated as a system of parliamentary-cabinet since the end of the Second World War. Japan’s parliament (National Diet) serves as the only organ which makes the state laws, while...

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Government According to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) World Factbook (2019), Japan is divided into 47 prefectures, with Tokyo as the capital of the country (CIA, 2019). The current Constitution of Japan was enacted in 1947 and no amendments have been made to it, although a process for passing amendments...

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Executive Summary Countries that are not considered Western have different cultural nuances that affect the ways they market products, goods, and services to local citizens. In the West, consumers are often more responsive to price discounts and other advertising tools that promote a sense of value and savings (Anderson &...

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1. Introduction Formed in 1982, Al-Tayer Motors, a subsidiary of the diverse business interests of the privately held holding company Al-Tayer, has become an industry leader in automobile sales in the UAE, representing major American, as well as European automobile manufacturers, such as Ford, Ferrari, Jaguar, Land Rover and Maserati....

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Section One:  According to the book, why was Hiroshima such an ideal target for American bombing? According to John Hersey, Hiroshima was the ideal target for the attack since, giving the calculations made by scientists and members of the Army Air Forces, to cause greater damage to the target, the place...

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Located in the city of Los Angeles, Little Tokyo comprises 67 acres and started to develop in 1886, when Charles Kame opened a Japanese restaurant at 340 East First Street. Starting with that point, Japanese immigrants started to establish in the area, and by the end of the century, they...

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Like two cities in different worlds, comparison between Prague and Tokyo city reveals striking differences. In history, economy, culture and geographical properties in climate, population and symmetrical layouts, obvious differences have been identified which are going to be mentioned in this essay. Differences in historical background. First are the noted...

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The paradox of Yasujiroo Ozu’s Tokyo Story (1953) that I experienced while both watching it and reflecting upon the film afterwards could be stated in the following words: to the extent that the narrative itself is extremely minimalistic, focusing essentially on mundane, everyday relationships, from where does the power of...

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Introduction. China and Japan, although often mutually associated by the Western world, drastically differ in their social, cultural and economic settings. Moreover, as Japan moved towards modernization in the mid-19th century, it viewed China as an antiquated civilization. Despite the fact that the two countries now hold 2nd and 4th...

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A Sharp Break in Japanese History 1920-1930 There was a sharp break in Japanese history between the "liberal" period of Taisho democracy from 1912-1926 ruled by the Diet, and the fascist militarism of the Showa period. The Taisho period introduced less autocratic rule in Japan, one without the Genro, for...

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Introduction Childbirth is one of the most significant traditions in Japan because it marks the beginning of a new life. When the Japanese parents welcome the “Chan” into their lives, the immediate purpose and goal is to develop a strong bond with the society. Majority of the mothers who get...

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The modern Japanese system of writing consists of two types of characters. The first one referred to as ‘logographic kanji’ involves Chinese characters, while the other one is known as ‘syllabic kana’. The latter combines the pairs of syllabaries called ‘hiragana’ and and ‘katakana’. By means of ‘hiragana’, Japanese mark...

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The positioning of the launch of a new Legoland in Japan in the marketing strategy requires attention to the needs, interpretations and desires of the consumer segment. It can be easy to oversimplify the product and product description as a fun day at a Lego-themed park for the family, but...

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Letter of Advice to Queen Victoria Main concern expressed in the letter: the increasing severity of opium addiction in China; Even though opium trade became the source of wealth for China after legalizing it, the number of smugglers increased, thus causing the spread of poison among ordinary people; The proposed...

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Primarily, Yamato period was an era in the history of Japan in, which the Japanese Imperial Court ruled from the current Nara Prefecture. During the Yamato era, Japan maintained diplomatic connectedness with China and Korea. Although Japan is one of the technologically advanced countries and has unique cultural practices, it...

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Japan today is an intentional creation, and the bulk of its systems are the result of the post-World War II reconstruction era. This is especially true of the Japanese health system, which has features that contribute to higher Japanese health achievement. During Reconstruction, after World War II, America and a...

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Fiscal policy is the use of the government spending as well as tax policies to create an impact on the macroeconomic conditions, which comprise employment, the aggregate demand AD, economic growth, as well as inflation. The Japanese government intends to use this tool to help the country economies in coordination...

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Nowadays, Japanese culture is a unique phenomenon that represents an exceptional synthesis of traditions and modernity. Postmodern Japanese art, especially literature and theatre, widely use traditional folklore motifs and plots presenting their new interpretation and adjusting them to the realities of the modern world. Among the most popular motifs are...

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