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Book reference

Ku Chen, Li. (1989). Colorful Japan. (1st ed.) Taiwan: Taiwan Zhu Hai Publisher
* This book analyzed how Japan can advance quickly just after WW II and what remarkable products and technology they have invented such as bullet train. Also, it discussed about Japanese enterprises spirits and personalities. The author said, “Japanese’s overlong working hours promoted the social development and imprudent.” And he also said, “Though Japan is a small country and lacks of natural resources, its technology development is overwhelming and the environments are still preserved well.”

Ten, Huaung. (1993). Japan affair. (1st ed.) Taiwan: Taiwan Zhu Hai Publisher
*This book described that Japanese’s religion, custom and festival that are much similar to Taiwanese. Japanese believed in Buddhism and Confucianists as Taiwanese do. The author said, “Even in Japan, we still can see many temples and Mercy Buddha Temple as in Taiwan.”
Chen Ji, Chung Ken. Japanese society. (1st ed.) Taiwan: Wen Gin Publisher
*This book talked about a Japanese’s family system, it’s much similar with Taiwan. Men are always the leaders and powerful, the poor women have to stay at home and take care of children. The author said, “Under the hierarchy in work, Japanese men prefer gather male peers to night club and relieve stress because they don’t want to tell their wives any trouble they encountered.

Boye Lafayette De Mente. (1992). Japan’s secret Weapon: The kata factor (1st ed.) Taiwan. Chang Teacher Publisher
* This book described in detail that how the Japanese unique personality are formed and the what values on everything they have. The author said, “when a Japanese evaluates a person, he would focus on one’s attitude first, and then is how hard one’s work, the last one is the performance one’s made.”

Ten Yi, Li. (2003). Japanese popular culture in Taiwan and Asia. (1st ed.) Taiwan. Wen Liu Publisher
*This book pointed out the Culture proximity. It gave many examples and explanations for culture proximity such as words, religions, family system, custom, and values. Especially, it discussed about how Japanese dramas became so popular in Taiwan and how did it make it. As the drama trendy started, many Taiwan young are interested in taking up Japanese. The author said,” Some Japanese words are come from Chinese characteristics, it’s easy for Taiwanese to guess what the Japanese means. Therefore, they always feel much closer with Japan. Also, Japanese’s living experience and values are similar with Taiwanese, so the dramas became more acceptable in Taiwan.”


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