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Program Title: The Japanese Family: The Lifestyle of the Businessman
EASC Code: JJ-02
Series Title: Japan: The Land & Its People
Region/Country: Japan
Language: English
Subject: Sociology
Program Type: Documentary
Media Type: VHS
Release Date: 1989
Running Time: 29 min.
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Program Abstract: "This video presents a view of contemporary Japanese family life through the stories of 3 Japanese families. Among the issues confronting these families: The changing roles of husbands and wives; the effect of the competitive society on child-rearing; the breakdown of the extended family; the dissatisfaction with materialism. This highly revealing program gives a thorough understanding of the various challenges confronting the Japanese family."
Data Entry Date: 1/27/1999