Japan: Its History and Culture
Once a star of postwar industrial production and methods, Japan has encountered serious trouble with market forces in recent years. Social changes and departures from tradition are becoming more common in this conservative country. The revised edition of the popular work, Japan: Its History and Culture, Fourth Edition, documents and explains these changes. Seamlessly blending current events, politics, and cultural elements, the authors provide a riveting account of a nation often misunderstood by the West.
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On the one hand , the total crop yield increased in the seventeenth century alone from 18 million koku to 25 million . Better irrigation , more intensive farming , and an increase in cash crops other than rice made possible a rising ...
There was , however , a flurry of national strikes in the 1970s in the aftermath of the increased wages and their accompanying hyperinflation of 30 ... The Ministry of Labor responded by negotiating salary increases to match inflation .
The flip side of population decline is the “ graying of Japan , ” an increase in the number of people above age sixty who are no longer in the work force . It appears that the world - record longevity of the Japanese ( men live to age ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Haniwa figure representing a man with a mitershaped hat
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