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By Roger Goodman,Yuki Imoto,Tuukka Toivonen

ISBN-10: 041566926X

ISBN-13: 9780415669269

ISBN-10: 0415669278

ISBN-13: 9780415669276

Over the earlier thirty years, when Japan has produced a various set of minor cultures that have had a tremendous impression on pop culture around the globe, it has additionally built a succession of teen difficulties that have ended in significant issues in the kingdom itself. Drawing on distinct empirical fieldwork, the authors of this quantity set those matters in a in actual fact articulated ‘social constructionist’ framework, and positioned forth a sociology of jap early life difficulties which argues that there's a definite predictability in regards to the approach within which those difficulties are found, outlined and dealt with.


The chapters contain case experiences overlaying concerns such as:


Returnee kids (kikokushijo)


Compensated courting (enjo k?sai)


Corporal punishment (taibatsu)


Bullying (ijime)


Child abuse (jid? gyakutai)


The withdrawn early life (hikikomori) and


NEETs (not in schooling, employment or training)


By studying those a variety of social difficulties jointly, A Sociology of eastern adolescence explains why specific early life difficulties seemed once they did and what classes they could offer for the examine of youngster difficulties in different societies.


This booklet could be of big curiosity to scholars and students of eastern society and tradition, the sociology of Japan, eastern anthropology and the comparative sociology of teenage studies.

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