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Mayu Nukiwa-Journal Entry4

Firstly, I would like to express things learned while working on my Focus Group presentation. In Japan, there are few presentations and group work comparing with the US, I think. Therefore, I learned many things from the Focus Group presentation. … Continue reading

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Mone Iwata – Journal Entry3

When I heard the lecture about religion, I was very interested in the difference between religion in Japan and the US. When I was junior high school and high school student, I went to a private school which is based … Continue reading

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Hinako Otsuka – jounal entry3

Most of us would accept that America and Japan is big country. Moreover, It is also accepted that the big city in America is similar to that in Japan. However, as Ms. Jennifer Ross said, there are a lot of … Continue reading

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Yuki Hida- Journal 3

The lecture about Native Americans was very interesting for me. They have some common points with Japanese representative native people, Ainu. For example, assimilation policy. Ainu are forced to use Japanese language, and worship at Japanese shrine by people who … Continue reading

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Yoshinao Itakura – Journal Entry 3

                 There are two points in this journal. One is what I think about the difference in segregation between Japan and America. Another is what I learned from my Focus Group presentation.                  In the framework on August 10th, Jennifer … Continue reading

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Mayu Nukiwa-Journal Entry3

Firstly, I would like to express response to American culture from lecture on 8/10. On 8/10, we heard about the American City 0th and in the discussion, we talked about the matters in cities. We couldn’t come up with the … Continue reading

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Mone Iwata -Journal Entry2

I heard three lectures about Americans culture. All are interesting to me and I can learn the difference between Japanese culture and American culture. From lecture3 about the business, I learned the difference of the way of thinking between the … Continue reading

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Yuuki Hida- Journal 2

In lecture3, we learned business ethics. In Japan, the bigger scale of the company, the more difficult we become to make proposal to our bosses. So, if someone thinks of a good idea, it will tend to be denied in … Continue reading

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Yoshinao Itakura – Journal Entry 2

                 In the framework on August 7th, I learned about the difference between Japan and US in board members who can make decisions about their own company. While Japan board members account for 25% of all employees, American board members … Continue reading

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Mayu Nukiwa-Journal Entry 2

Firstly, I would like to express aspects of American culture from lecture 8/7. On 8/7, we heard about the impact that cultural dimensions make. And in the discussion, I thought that Japanese companies have problems such as working overtime to … Continue reading

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