Dating rules in japan


You may be surprised to learn that Japan used to be a matriarchal society.

That is, until Confucianism landed on Japan’s shores (Sugihara & Katsurada, 2000). The household, called in Japanese, is the basic building block of society.

They also reported lower satisfaction when wives were forced (or wanted) to work.

Egalitarian-minded men reported the opposite, higher life satisfaction when the wife also worked and lower when she did not.

The roles can be summarized in three points: These ideas go beyond what we in the West would consider service.


Although it is dramatized, I recommend you watch drove expectations of manhood in World War II.

But what of those men who do not fit into the social role?


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