Nov 19 – The Bubble Economy and Nihonjinron

Readings

class slides

If you could not attend the film screening of The Family Game last Friday be sure to check out the DVD for your film papers this week.

  1. Ishihara & Morita, The Japan That Can Say No: Why Japan Will Be First Among Equals (1989)「”NO” と言える日本」(read chapters 1-3, 9-10, and chapter section 4.1)

See if you recognize the villain in this trailer….