This article will explore some of the advantages and disadvantages of feudalism in Japan, how Japanese feudalism differed from European feudalism, and how the effects of feudalism are still seen in Japanese society.
Rugby union in Japan seems to be going strength to strength, chiseling out for itself a respectable chunk of the cultural landscape of Japan. Let’s look at how this English sport came to the East, and how it has ended up competing against soccer and baseball.
Let’s start with the origins of Japanese clothing and work our way to today’s trending styles you’ll find on the streets of Tokyo. With this knowledge, maybe you’ll be able to pick out your own kimono next time you’re in Japan.
Japan is a successful country by anyone’s definition of the word. It is a big hitter across a number of international industries and packs a strong economical punch on a global scale.
If TV and movies are to be believed, then Japan is a country filled with robots mechs, talking toilets, and futuristic transportation. Perhaps more than any other country in the world, it has a reputation as a technological wonderland. But is this image of advancement justified?