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Strange features of Japanese culture
Society For the European consciousness in the culture of Japan, many strange and utterly incomprehensible. In no other country traditions, technologies and the living conditions are not so intricately intertwined.…

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Strange features of Japanese culture

Society

For the European consciousness in the culture of Japan, many strange and utterly incomprehensible. In no other country traditions, technologies and the living conditions are not so intricately intertwined. Samurai ideals perfectly coexist with computers of the last generation, and centenarians born in the 19th century – with teenagers dressed as Pokemon. Despite the striking development of all, with regard to technology, Japanese culture is one of the most conservative, closed and incomprehensible to foreigners.

Crime

Although legends of the Yakuza, the crime rate in Japan one of the lowest (below only in Monaco). All weapons – from pistols to ceremonial swords, be sure to register with the police.

However, if you really were in the dock – down the drain. 99 percent of the courts end in conviction. In addition, Japan is still sentenced to death, usually by hanging. Executed in a year of 2-3 people, and about the upcoming execution the condemned informed just hours. Family is informed of the execution already accomplished.

Attitude to work

Everyone knows that the Japanese are one of the most disciplined and hard workers in the world. However, the image of the businessman-alcoholic, frequenter of karaoke bars not too far from the truth. The Japanese are really drinking a lot; at corporate sake is flowing Continue reading