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By Fumie Kumagai

This ebook presents insightful sociological analyses of eastern demography and households, being attentive not just to nationwide typical information, but additionally to local diversifications and group point analyses. In studying eastern relatives matters corresponding to demographic alterations, courtship and marriage, foreign marriage, divorce, late-life divorce, and the aged residing on my own, this ebook emphasizes the importance of 2 theoretical frameworks: the twin constitution and local diversifications of the group community in Japan.

By emphasizing the vast cultural variety from one sector to a different, this publication represents a paradigm shift from former reports of jap households, which relied totally on nationwide normal information. the tactic of study followed within the examine is qualitative, with a historic point of view. The booklet is hence a call for participation to extra in-depth, qualitative discussion within the box of kinfolk sociology in Japan.

This publication might be of significant curiosity not just to Asian students, but additionally to different experts in comparative kinfolk experiences round the world.

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