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Author Matsumoto, David Ricky.
Title The new Japan : debunking seven cultural stereotypes / David Matsumoto.
Imprint Yarmouth, Me. : Intercultural Press, [2002]

Subject Japan -- Civilization -- 1945-
Japan -- Social conditions -- 1945-
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 236 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-223) and index.
Contents Japanese Culture, Past and Present -- Classic Conceptualizations of Japanese Culture -- Contemporary Views of Japanese Culture -- Stability in Contemporary Japanese Society -- The Causes for This Degree of Unrest -- Seven Stereotypes about Japanese Culture and Their Reality -- Japanese Collectivism -- Japanese Self-Concepts -- Japanese Interpersonal Consciousness -- Japanese Emotionality -- The Japanese Salaryman -- Japanese Lifetime Employment -- The Japanese Marriage -- Why Did Japanese Culture Change? -- Understanding What Culture Is and Is Not -- Japanese Cultural Change -- Changing Moral Values in Japanese Society -- Some Reasons for Changing Morals and Social Behavior in Japan -- The Search for Morality among Japanese Youth -- The Meaning of Changing Japanese Culture in Everyday Life -- The Japanese Business World -- The Educational System -- Sports -- Changing Japanese Culture and Everyday Life -- Visions of a New Japan in the Future -- The Cultural Challenge for Corporate Japan -- The Cultural Challenge for the Japanese Educational System -- The Cultural Challenge for Japanese Sports -- Transforming Japanese Culture in the Future -- Challenges for the Future.
Note Description based on print version record.
ISBN 0585435820 (electronic bk.)
9780585435824 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 51550950
Additional Format Print version: Matsumoto, David Ricky. New Japan. Yarmouth, Me. : Intercultural Press, c2002 1877864935 (DLC) 2001051919 (OCoLC)48450073