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  • Japan Essay

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    ) Land Japan is made up of four islands: Hokkaido, Kyushu, Honshu, and Shikoku. The Entire country is smaller than the state of Montana.

  • Cultural Differences in The Regions of Japan Essay

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    It is 83517 square kilometres in area, a little smaller than Ireland. Its climate is quite different from that of Honshu, with colder temperatures, lower rainfall, no rainy season, few typhoons, and a much shorter growing season of only 120 to 140 days a year. Hokkaido was outside the rice-growing area in premodern Japan, but modern cold-resistant strains will grow

  • The Importance Of Mount Fuji

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    erupted for a while, there is still much seismic activity happening beneath the surface. Because of this, many people believe that the mountain will blow at any time. This possible eruption would be greatly devastating, $31 billion in damage, to the Honshu Island region in Japan (Blackstone). While Mt. Fuji is a work of art, it also has the potential to cause a large amount of destruction. Constant surveillance of the mountain is vital to ensure the safety of any individual in the vicinity. To understand

  • Linguistics and Dialects in Japanese Essays

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    In a language, there are usually variants that emerge from it—variants such as dialects or different colloquial phrases. This usually happens when the language is split across different parts of the country or world. Different living situations call for different phrases or different ways of expressing that idea. In Japanese, these different dialects are known as hougen. There are several different Japanese hougen comprising that of the Tokyo area, the Tohoku region, the Kansai region, and even

  • Essay On Aquarium

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    each new emperor, Naniwa was once Japan's capital city, the first one ever known. Osaka is a designated city in the Kansai region of Japan. With 2.665 million population Osaka is a large port city and commercial center on the Japanese island of Honshu, is known for its modern architecture, boisterous nightlife and hearty street food. From sushi and sashimi to kaiseki ryori, the focus is on freshness and lightness. "8 GREATEST AQUARIUMS AROUND OSAKA"

  • Water Resource Conservation in Headwater Area Funded by a City

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    After implementing the FMP, planting and cutting were greatly dropped. Figure 5 shows cutting volume. Harvesting fuelwood in the coppice forest already stopped in 1960’s. Coppice forest is mainly composed of some kinds of oaks, and is regenerated with fresh shoots from the stumps of trees after harvesting fuelwood is done. And both coniferous and broad leafed timber declined around 1990. Planting area followed almost the same trends. After 1995 statistics of harvest volume are not available. The

  • Essay about Managing the Managers

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    assigness in the day to day management of the transplants, and the country of origin of the transplants general manager. Japanese-Dominant Transplant. Due to the large investment made by the parent company into this transplant, it is not surprise that Honshu manufacturing holds a very strong Japanese managerial presence. Upon start of production, the transplant had seventy-one Japanese assignees. Four years down the track, this number dropped to thirty-one, this by no means meant a weaker Japanese managerial

  • The Geography That Make Up The Geography Of Japan

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    Japanese geography consists of four major islands; Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyushu and other interesting facts that make up the geography of Japan. Hokkaido is the most northern and second largest of the main islands It is underdeveloped because it is cold, mainly forests, and farthest away form the other islands. Honshu is the largest and most civilized. Tokyo is the nation’s capital, and is located on this island. In Yokohama, there is a major port, Kyoto, an important cultural center, and

  • The Causes And Effects Of The Natural Disaster In Japan

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    devastation that occurred on March 11, 2011. An earthquake destroyed northeastern Japan, unleashing a terrible tsunami. As of February 2017, there were still about 150,000 evacuees who lost their homes, 50,000 of them were still living in temporary housing. Honshu earthquake on March 11, 2011 was a surprise. This unexpected disaster was not the largest or the deadliest earthquake and tsunami to strike. More than 120,000 buildings were destroyed, 278,000. The total economic cost could reach up to $235 billion

  • Atomic Bomb Dbq Essay

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    During 1941 through 1945 a war had occurred in the Pacific between the Americans and the Japanese this war was called The Pacific Theater. This war was also being fought during the duration of another World War against Germany and Japan but on May 8, 1945 Germany surrendered to the allied powers leaving Japan to still be dealt with. However Japan would not surrender even after the major battles between the Americans and Japanese in Iwo Jima and Okinawa. The Americans then came to conclusion to try