Learning Exercise

Japan: The Rising Sun

Japan experienced significant changes after its defeat in World War II. This assignment focuses on the changes within Japanese society with emphasis on foreign influences.
Course: World Civilization/Japan
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This is a student-designed site that has basic information about Japan. Topics include General Information, Politics,... see more

Exercise

Instructions: Read the following sections on the website "Rising Sun: A Cultural Portrait of Japan:"
Television, Music, Karaoke, food, fashion, holidays, religion, writing system, foreign influences, economy, government, history, national symbols, geography. Write a 5-7 page paper describing Japanese culture and society in the year 2006. Be sure to place emphasis on foreign influences.
Additional Information: None.

Technical Notes

None.

Requirements

None.

Topics

Japan

Learning Objectives

To acquaint students with the significant cultural changes affecting Japanese Society since World War II.