This category is for sites that deal with Japanese society and culture. Sites more on Asian culture should be submitted to the Asian Culture category.
Websites submitted here must be Japan related and in English. Sites in Japanese should be submitted to the appropriate World/Japanese subcategory.
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H-Net Asia-Pacific Network
H-Net, humanities and science online; Japanese history and culture mail list.
The Japan FAQ: Know Before You Go
Information on visiting or relocating to Japan - visas, accommodations, transportation, survival, driving, banking, shopping, customs, tips, and links.
Japan for the Uninvited
Comments on various news and stories in Japan from recent items to those several years old.
Japan from Asahi to Zen
An A-Z of traditional terms, and a pop culture glossary, from an interested European's perspective.
In contrast to most western media, uses top rated Japan experts to review and critique English books about Japanese society, economy, politics, and culture. Also features news, author interviews, and essays.
The Japan Zone
Broad intro to old and new Japan; also has a good listing of Japanese companies.
Details Japanese weddings, kimono, koto, and festivals.
Japanese Culture -- A Primer For Newcomers
Explanations of Japanese cultural traits and resulting culture shock facing westerners.
Japanese National Holidays for 2004
Listings of holidays when banks and offices are closed.
A look at Kamagasaki, Japan's largest slum located in Osaka, with photos and explanations of the resident's circumstances.
Collection of arcticles on wedding practices and planning, as well as pagan customs, luck, and symbols, including various crosses.
Tokyo English Information Source
English information on Japan, Tokyo restaurants and other useful things.
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