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Japanese national character

Hasegawa, Nyozekan

Japanese national character

by Hasegawa, Nyozekan

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Published by Board of Tourist Industry, Japanese Government Railways in [Tokyo] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, Japanese,
  • Ethnology -- Japan,
  • Japan -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Nyozekan Hasegawa.
    SeriesTourist library -- 40.
    ContributionsJapan. Kokusai Kankōkyoku.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135 p. :
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16316225M
    OCLC/WorldCa776931

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    In Whiting’s view, one can understand aspects of national character in the way Japanese practice and play baseball. The frenzied year-round media coverage and the organized fan groups reflect an obsession with the game that peaks during high school baseball tournaments. b: a person who says or does funny or unusual things. That husband of yours is a real character! She's quite a character. [+] more examples [-] hide examples [+] Example sentences [-] Hide examples. a: the good qualities of a person that usually include moral or emotional strength, honesty, and fairness. She's a kind and honest person of good.

      Book Review: 'Pachinko,' By Min is one of the national obsessions of Japan, a dizzying cross between pinball and a slot machine, wherein small metal . After the Kingdom of Ryūkyū was annexed in , the national government tried to replace the use of the Ryūkyū language with standard Japanese, but the isolation of the islands, their lack of development before World War II, and the American occupation until , enabled Okinawans to maintain the use of .


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