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Academic Focus Japan

Academic Focus Japan

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Published by National Planning Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology / Anthropology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages647
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8216915M
    ISBN 100890681252
    ISBN 109780890681251

      The Sea and the Sacred in Japan is the first book to focus on the role of the sea in Japanese religions. While many leading Shinto deities tend to be understood today as unrelated to the sea, and mountains are considered the privileged sites of sacredness, this book provides new ways to understand Japanese religious culture and history. Scholars from North America, Japan and Europe . During the Age of Adolescence, states passed laws requiring school attendance through the early teens such that the proportion of to year-olds in school was ___ by ; furthermore, during the s the content of the education in secondary school shifted from a focus on liberal arts to ___, which consisted of general education, college preparation, and vocational training.

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    Beginning Japanese for Professionals: Book 1. Emiko Konomi. Portland State University. ii Japanese for the purpose of living and working in Japan. Unlike textbooks written primarily for students, whose content largely centers on student life, this book The main focus is on oral : Emiko Konomi.   Consequently there is almost no diversity in terms of ethnicity, age or even academic focus. So, if you are an engineering major in Japan, every one of your classes is almost entirely male. Japanese university education offers very poor preparation for the 'real' world.


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The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) is a politically independent non-partisan and non-profit interdisciplinary think tank, conference organiser and publisher based in Japan, with its office in Nagoya, and founded in In keeping with the IAFOR slogan, “International, Intercultural, Interdisciplinary”, the organisation's mission is to facilitate dialogue, information exchange and Abbreviation: IAFOR.

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Student count, knowledge sliding by in universities of medium to low academic focus. probably face the loosest academic requirements for graduation. Japan’s university dropout rate was. Lists major academic journals on East Asian and Japan studies.

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Hiro Saito’s book The History Problem: The Politics of War Commemoration in East Asia has two overarching aims: First, to understand how issues of history became so contentious in Japan’s relations with neighbouring states, primarily China and South Korea.

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