Turning Un-Japanese - article
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Posted 07 February 2006 - 03:51 AM
In brief: it's an interesting (though shallow) look at how traditional Japanese culture is being diluted by Western culture.
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Posted 08 February 2006 - 02:42 PM
Japan is just leaving behind some of its more caste-based socital notions, and replacing them with Westernized concepts.....the people who bemoan the change are usually male (those who benefit from keeping the status quo) and those who are elderly (who believe that change is bad). Some of those changes..well...not-so-good, but some not-so-bad.
And yet we still get stuff like this making the papers:
Nice to see the influence that G-Taste is having on Japanese Society