Sunday, January 07, 2007
Mt. Fuji as seen from Yokohama: Comparing Japan to the US
Big nation, big impact: the USA
Is Japanese life equivalent to the US in standard of living?
- education / literacy
- health care / longevity
- consumer goods
- employment / unemployment
- artistic expression & achievement
- per capita income
What are the ways in which the 2 nations have a positive relationship?
Are there important areas of disagreement?
What are the symbols that remind us of the identity of these nations?
What can we learn from the Japanese?