Making Sense Of Japanese

Author: Jay Rubin
Publisher: Kodansha USA Incorporated
ISBN: 9781568364926
Size: 80.95 MB
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Previously known as Gone Fishin', this book has brought Jay Rubin more feedback than any of his literary translations or scholarly tomes, "even if," he says, "you discount the hate mail from spin-casters and the stray gill-netter.

Making Sense Of Japanese Grammar

Author: Zeljko Cipris
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 9780824825836
Size: 18.55 MB
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This volume may be used as a supplementary classroom reading or a helpful reference for students of all levels.

Making Common Sense Of Japan

Author: Steven R. Reed
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 0822974584
Size: 29.86 MB
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Steven Reed takes on the task of demystifying Japanese culture and behavior.

Reading In Asian Languages

Author: Kenneth S. Goodman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136682651
Size: 75.46 MB
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This book refutes the common Western belief that non-alphabetic writing systems (Chinese, Japanese.

A Sociology Of Japanese Youth

Author: Roger Goodman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 041566926X
Size: 35.79 MB
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This book will be of huge interest to students and scholars of Japanese society and culture, the sociology of Japan, Japanese anthropology and the comparative sociology of youth studies.

The Sun Gods

Author: Jay Rubin
Publisher: Chin Music Press Inc.
ISBN: 1634059514
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Most recently, he has translated the first two books of Murakami’s bestselling novel, 1Q84. In addition, Rubin’s Making Sense of Japanese remains one the widely used guides to Japanese language studies.

Making Sense Of Human Resource Management In China

Author: Malcolm Warner
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317987578
Size: 51.82 MB
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Work problems or even conflicts may occur if a Japanese manager gives a very
simple (or implicit) command to a Chinese subordinate who always expects
explicit and clear orders (Chen et al. 2005; Kim, Wang, Condo and Kim 2007).
Collectivism. Research on collectivism and individualism has a long history in
cross-cultural psychology (e.g., Xie, Roy and Chen 2006). Collectivism
emphasizes the belonging in a group or class consciousness (e.g., family, co-
workers, in-groups or ...

Making Sense Of Organizational Change

Author: Jean Helms Mills
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415369398
Size: 36.30 MB
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can, to a cerrain exrent, be traced to US reactions to Japanese competitive
business pressures, and re-engineeting can be linked to the Tharcher-Reagan
revolution and the demise of the Soviet Union. Culture change, total quality
management and Japanese competition A lot has been wtitren on the renewed
inrerest in organizational culture at the beginning of the 1980s. Although inrerest
in studying organizations from a cultural perspective srarred in the early 1970s (cf
. Eldtidge and ...

Making Sense Of Construction Improvement

Author: Stuart D. Green
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444341089
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There iscertainly much hypocrisy among Western commentators who attribute the
success ofthe Japanese motor manufacturers to Japan'sprotected home market.It
is conveniently forgotten that the hegemony of theUSand European
manufacturing industry was foundedon similar protectionist principles. For
example, themost successful sectors ofthe US economy have been hugely
supported through prolonged state intervention. Itisdifficult to deny that the United
States' commercial ...