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4 edition of Western women working in Japan found in the catalog.

Western women working in Japan

breaking corporate barriers

by Nancy K. Napier

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Quorum Books in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in the professions -- Japan.,
    • Americans -- Employment -- Japan.,
    • Women -- Employment -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-219) and index.

      StatementNancy K. Napier, Sully Taylor ; foreword by Mary Ann Von Glinow.
      ContributionsTaylor, Sully.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6054.2.J3 N37 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1278111M
      ISBN 100899309011
      LC Control Number95009841

      2 days ago  The book, arranged chronologically, spans more than years of Western culinary history, with emphasis on British and American authors. Willan’s premise is .   Claudia Cardinale staked her Western roles on playing intelligent women in distress in classics like The Professionals () and Once Upon a Time in the West (). The Legend of Frenchie King (), a French comedy, may have been a comedown, but it made for some great film posters, pairing her with sex goddess Brigitte Bardot.

      Estimated delivery dates - opens in a new window or tab include seller's handling time, origin ZIP Code, destination ZIP Code and time of acceptance and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or ry times may vary, especially during peak Rating: % positive. Japan: The People. Japan is a highly structured and traditional society. Great importance is placed on loyalty, politeness, personal responsibility and on everyone working together for the good of the larger group. Education, ambition, hard work, patience and determination are held in the highest regard.

        Japanese books of these genres are darker, creepier and more thrilling than everything else. Set in 's Japan, somewhere in Tokyo, OUT revolves around four middle aged women working night shift in a factory. They're all unhappy with their disappointed lives, abusive husbands, depressed kids and lousy jobs/5(K). Japanese work culture is very different from an American office environment, from the etiquette of after-work drinks to employee-employer relations.


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In contrast, western women have to put in a ton of effort just to get a guy to respond back to a text message. But then, after living in Japan (and later China) for a long time, I started to spend more time with your average Japanese woman at the office.

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Japanese also tend to develop large age-spots. In Japan, Western men have a cachet that seems to far exceed that of Western women, whose romantic life in Japan may perhaps be less advantageous. But I do. Dating and Marriage is a very sensitive topic, especially when looking at it from different angles of the world.

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After she was seen wearing western clothing, women throughout Japan did the same. The western style outfit consisted of a dress, Victorian style shoes, a western hairstyle and an accessory such as hats, umbrellas, jewellery and watches.

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But, at nearly 63 per cent, the number still lags far behind other rich countries. And many never realise their full potential.