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· July, 2009

Stories about Japan from July, 2009

5 July 2009

Japan: Amano elected as IAEA chief, some doubts

Japan: Eight endangered languages in the Japanese archipelago

In February UNESCO presented the Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger, giving an accurate and worrying description of the languages considered endangered (about 2,500). Among these eight belong to...

4 July 2009

Japan: Gundam 30th anniversary

Japan: On How to Perceive the Japanese Web (Part Three)

Continued from Part Two. As examples of the Japanese web that it isn't ‘disappointing’ at all, many bloggers referred to the success of the video sharing website Nico Nico Douga....

1 July 2009

Japan: Implications of the Population Crisis

Japan: Manga-style illustrations by Shohei Otomo

Japan: On How to Perceive the Japanese Web (Part Two)

Part Two and Part Three of this post highlights some of the discussions in the blogosphere and Twittersphere that followed the conterversial interview “The Japanese web is ‘disappointing': An interview...