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Product Description: The Strange Child examines how the Japanese financial crisis of the 1990s gave rise to "the child problem," a powerful discourse of social anxiety that refocused concerns about precarious economic futures and shifting ideologies of national identity onto the young...read more

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9780804797078 | Stanford Univ Pr, March 23, 2016, cover price $85.00

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9780804798532 | Stanford Univ Pr, March 23, 2016, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The Strange Child examines how the Japanese financial crisis of the 1990s gave rise to "the child problem," a powerful discourse of social anxiety that refocused concerns about precarious economic futures and shifting ideologies of national identity onto the young.

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Product Description: Until the early 1990s, Japanese education was widely commended for achieving outstanding outcomes in global comparison. At the same time, it was frequently criticized for failing to cultivate 'individuality' and 'creativity' in students...read more

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9780415556873 | Routledge, November 19, 2012, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Until the early 1990s, Japanese education was widely commended for achieving outstanding outcomes in global comparison.

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9781138851771 | Routledge, February 27, 2015, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Until the early 1990s, Japanese education was widely commended for achieving outstanding outcomes in global comparison.

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Product Description: This detailed ethnographic study of fifth- and sixth-grade classrooms offers new insights into Japanese culture, as many aspects of daily social life are embedded in the educational system. Additionally, this book provides new perspectives on educational reform in the U...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780815321156 | Routledge, December 1, 2003, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: This detailed ethnographic study of fifth- and sixth-grade classrooms offers new insights into Japanese culture, as many aspects of daily social life are embedded in the educational system.

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9780521622523 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $119.99

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9780521626866 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1999, cover price $49.99

Product Description: This study describes and analyzes the varieties of educational experiences of Japanese from infancy through to old age. It also compares and contrasts these experiences with those of Americans. It is an integration of the major findings of American and Japanese scholars of education, the author's own research, and the reactions of American scholars...read more

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9780773496095 | Edwin Mellen Pr, October 1, 1992, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: This study describes and analyzes the varieties of educational experiences of Japanese from infancy through to old age.

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Product Description: Having accepted that Japan is already a great power and recognizing that "our unease over them generally finds its inspiration in the fact that their moment in history has arrived", the book then sets out to explore where Japan is going and takes education as a focus within Japanese culture in an attempt to find the answer...read more

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9781873410103 | Japan Library, September 1, 1991, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Having accepted that Japan is already a great power and recognizing that "our unease over them generally finds its inspiration in the fact that their moment in history has arrived", the book then sets out to explore where Japan is going and takes education as a focus within Japanese culture in an attempt to find the answer.

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Explains how social changes in Japan are affecting its educational system, and discusses the issues of discipline and students' rights (view table of contents)

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9780897892186 | Praeger Pub Text, September 21, 1990, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: Explains how social changes in Japan are affecting its educational system, and discusses the issues of discipline and students' rights

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