Monthly Archives: November 2010

Japan Doesn’t Raise no Quitters

Is this true for all Japanese?  No.  As with any study into a people, blanket statements cannot truly match every member of a society.  That being said, social pressures in Japan and the fact that for much of its history it was an isolated island enables us to look at general trends in Japanese culture and accurately apply them to far more of the population than other developed countries. In Japan, the group is the most important social unit.  Long