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The Resource Tokyo : neon city, Tapestry International (Firm)

Tokyo : neon city, Tapestry International (Firm)

Label
Tokyo : neon city
Title
Tokyo
Title remainder
neon city
Statement of responsibility
Tapestry International (Firm)
Title variation
Neon city
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tokyo is one of the most technologically advanced cities on the planet, but Japan's low birth rate and the diversifying interests of its young people are causing Tokyo to rely increasingly on skilled immigrant labor. This program examines the implications of that change, gathering insightful commentary from a wide range of Japanese society about multiculturalism, racism, and interracial marriage. While the program cites one statistic saying 80 percent of Japanese citizens oppose foreign immigration, its anecdotal approach suggests more tolerance and sophistication. As the French CEO of the Nissan Corporation declares, Japan's involvement in globalization is here to stay
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Infobase
  • Tapestry International (Firm)
Runtime
26
Series statement
Global Cities: Immigration and the World Economy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cultural geography
  • Economics
  • Human ecology
  • Human geography
  • International economic relations
  • Political anthropology
  • Population policy
  • Rural-urban migration
  • Social change
  • Social ecology
  • Social structure
  • Urban geography
  • Urbanization
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Korea
Technique
live action
Label
Tokyo : neon city, Tapestry International (Firm)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on Feb. 14, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Japanese Racism: Keeping Foreigners Out of Japan (4:42) -- Bicultural Business Approach: The Western Way and the Japanese Way (4:08) -- New Generations: Breaking From the Traditional Japanese Mold (1:51) -- Japan's Largest Minority Group: Koreans (3:51) -- American Influences in Japan: Baseball and Fast Food (3:21) -- Mixed Marriages: Culture Clash (3:11) -- Globalization's Effect on Traditional Japanese Values (2:58)
Control code
100034171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (26 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file
Publisher number
  • 34169s
  • 34171
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100034171
  • (OCoLC)712798676
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Tokyo : neon city, Tapestry International (Firm)
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on Feb. 14, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Japanese Racism: Keeping Foreigners Out of Japan (4:42) -- Bicultural Business Approach: The Western Way and the Japanese Way (4:08) -- New Generations: Breaking From the Traditional Japanese Mold (1:51) -- Japan's Largest Minority Group: Koreans (3:51) -- American Influences in Japan: Baseball and Fast Food (3:21) -- Mixed Marriages: Culture Clash (3:11) -- Globalization's Effect on Traditional Japanese Values (2:58)
Control code
100034171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (26 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file
Publisher number
  • 34169s
  • 34171
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100034171
  • (OCoLC)712798676
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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