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Japanese Mind
By Roger Davies

The Japanese Mind

Understanding Contemporary Japanese Culture

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Japanese Mind by Roger Davies

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In THE JAPANESE MIND, Roger Davies offers Westerners an invaluable key to the unique aspects of Japanese culture. Readers will gain a clear understanding of what really makes the Japanese, and their society, tick. Among the topics explored are: aimai (ambiguity), amae (dependence upon others' benevolence), chinmoku (silence in communication), gambari (perseverance), giri (social obligation), kenkyo (the appearance of modesty), zoto (gift giving), and much more.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780804832953
ISBN-10: 0804832951
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Tuttle Publishing
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Publish Date: 20-May-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Roger Davies

Roger Davies holds a Ph.D. from the University of Wales, Bangor, and is currently Professor of Applied Linguistics and Academic Director of the English Education Center at Ehime University in Matsuyama, Japan. Osamu Ikeno holds master's degrees in linguistics and ESL from Kobe University and the University fo Hawaii. He is Associate Professor of English Education in the Faculty of Education at Ehime University.

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