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  • Japanese People
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    Chronicles of Japan Japan is one of the world's leading industrial and trading nation and the first Asian nation to develop economy. Japan is the East Asian mainland to receive the stimulation of foreign ideas. There were chronicles of Japan in ancient time. One of the ruler, Shotoku, introduced to Japan various cultural element borrowed from the Chinese. He ruled briefly. Knowledge of Shotoku's constitution came from the Nibongi and it was one of Japan's two oldest collections of legend and his...
  • Comparing The Meiji And Macarthur Constitution
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    Michael H. FokiHistory of Japan Constitution Mini Paper 12122 Two major changes in government were the driving force for the Meiji and 1947 (MacArthur) Constitutions to be drafted in Japan. The Meiji Constitution presented in 1889, was created during an era of restoration that reestablished the Emperor as head of the Japanese government and its people. This document served to not only bring back an old form of government to the Japanese, but effectively ended a disorganized duel system of govern...
  • National Diet The Constitution Of Japan
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    Introduction Japan is a country located in the southeast region of Asia. It lies between the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Japan. The current population is estimated at 126.6 million people. The capital city, Tokyo, houses 7.9 million people. Other major cities include Kobe, No goya, and Yokohama. The city of Nagano was host to the 1998 Winter Olympics. The only atomic bombs used in war fell upon the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Mt. Fuji, with an altitude of 12,388 feet, lies in the...
  • Daimyo By Ieyasu And His Successors
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    Midterm Question-1 Tokugawa Ieyasu was a great samurai fighter and cunning politician. In battle of Sekigahara Tokugawa defeated his major rivals and established Tokugawa government. His headquarter was established in village of Edo away from the imperial families in Kyoto. Ieyasu and successors choose to rule as shoguns, or feudal lords, demanding loyalty from the daimyo and exercising direct control only over their own territorial domains. The people saw the emperor as divine descent of sun go...
  • Attack Japan
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    In this essay I'm going to discuss the reasons why America bombed Hiroshima. I'm going to talk about the positive and negative aspects of the attack on Japan. The major positive reason is that it ended world war two. But, this came with a great cost. The effects of the atomic bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima were devastating. Not only had the attack had an immediate effect, but side effects from the radiation continued long after. Millions of people where effected. In some ways this attack was...
  • Continuing Education 1 A Job In Japan
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    Anthony Diaz Criminology T.R. Reid " Confucius Lives Next Door " November 12, 2001 Chapter 1: THE OTHER MIRACLE 1) Japan still has the largest foreign currency reserves in the world even after years of recession. This fact was important because later it was explained that everyone in Japan had money and that it was more equally distributed than in the east. 2) East Asia has been extraordinarily successful. They have the safest streets, the strongest families, and the best schools in the world. T...
  • Young Culture In Japan
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    The Role Change of Japan's Culture My experiences in Japan have been surreal in that the cultural behaviors are nearly an exact opposite to those with which I had grown up. The order of daily life is solely dependent on the roles and duties of each individual. When people begin to go against the regular flow of the excepted norms, great controversy is created. Japanese culture patterns follow a specific code that is rarely altered. When they are disturbed, there is panic caused by the insecuriti...
  • India And Many People
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    INTRODUCTION Japan (or Nippon as the locals call it) is an Island situated just east of North and South Korea in Asia. It is a huge economical influence due to it's market in electronics and fish products. Despite the fact that natural resources are quite low, Japan is still one of the leading economic powers of the world next to the United States. The people consist mostly of Asian descent and not many immigrants are to be found. Also Japan has one of the lowest national unemployment rates and ...
  • Samurai Sword Techniques
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    During the period of Japanese history known as Feudal Japan, there were many warring fiefs, or states, with different lords. Their objective was unifying Japan. and, it couldn't have been done without the help of samurais and ninjas. Samurais had masters and went by a code of conduct known as Bushido. The ninjas were just thieves and hired assassins. What else can be learned about these warriors Some questions that might pique a person's curiosity are many. How did they training What requirement...
  • Japanese Hospitality Robots Debut At World Expo
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    An Informative Summary of "Japanese Hospitality Robots Debut at World Expo " Tsuno, Yoshikazu "Japanese Hospitality Robots Debut At World Expo". 9 Mar 2005. Space Daily 1 Apr 2005. The 2005 World Exposition in Nagkute, Japan will present technical wonders to the public. The World Expo runs in the central Aichi region for six months starting March 25. Japan uses the expo to display its technological might. Interactive Robots on display will be the main attraction. The Expo includes robots that re...
  • Present Population Of Japan
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    JAPAN By Jonathan Appel GEOGRAPHY Japan is made up of a four main island chain with other small islands in the western Pacific Ocean volcanic mountain range. The main islands are Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu and Shikoku. Many of the major cities including Tokyo, the capital, are found on the island of Honshu. Many of the islands of Japan are volcanically active to this day. There are approximately fifty active volcanoes known to the Japanese and about 1,500 minor earthquakes occur each year. Mt. Fuj...
  • Germany And Japan
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    The Aims of Germany and Japan The 1930's were a tumultuous time. After World War I, the Allied powers seemed determined to preserve peace, but Germany and Japan held a shared goal of world domination. In two memorandums about the plans of Germany and Japan, U.S. officials make the position that the United States should take plain: mobilize and be ready for war, but do not provoke it. In other words, Speak softly but carry a big stick. Although Germany and Japan had a few similar goals and ideas,...
  • Major Decline Of Feudalism In Japan
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    In the late 1700's, feudalism in Japan was declining. Tokugawa was breaking down and many people in Japan were having problems especially with the shogun. Japan's economy was declining. Many merchants detested the fact that they are at the bottom of the social class. There was a declination of the samurais and economic problems with daimyos. The population in Japan was increasing to a great extent and many merchants were becoming richer. They were involved with trades and making a lot of money f...
  • Change In Japanese Society
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    In 1968, Japanese society went through a rapid change, a change quite unlike anything any other country has ever been through. Before 1868 the Japanese people were forced to live by harsh class systems that ensured that they could never be anything more than what was determined even before they were born. Essentially, they had no freedom and could only live by the strict rules forced upon them. After 1868 Japan had opened up trade relations with the rest of the world, their economy flourished an...
  • Ainu And Okinawans In Japan
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    Do you know what kinds of caste systems there are in Japan? Japan has some major minority groups. They are Burakumin, Okinawans, Ainu and Japanese-born Koreans. Discrimination against many of these groups has its origins in the imperialist and feudal periods in Japanfs history. Japanese expanded their territory into the lands of Ainu and Okinawans. Discrimination from Japanese feudal society also exists against the goutcastsh called the Buraku. Now there are many problems that we have to conside...
  • Interesting Things In Japan
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    At first I have known Y SEP program from the latest exchange student who study with me in the same faculty and department. He applied for this program and had been selected to study in Japan for 1 year. I had a chance to ask him about the information of this program. He told me about his experience during studying in. He love there so much. There are many important experience that he got such as learning the new technology in the research area, knowing the Japanese life style, knowing people who...

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