Tuttle Publishing: March 2002
In The Japanese Mind, Roger Davies offers Westerners an invaluable key to the unique aspects of Japanese culture.
Readers of this book will gain a clear understanding of what makes the Japanese, and their society, tick. Among the topics explored: aimai
(dependence upon others' benevolence), amakudari
(the nation's descent from heaven), chinmoku
(silence in communication), gambari
(social obligation), haragei
(literally, "belly art"; implicit, unspoken communication), kenkyo
(the app... View More...