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11/16/11 1 Japan’s location in the world
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11/16/11 2 Education: Compulsory, free nine year school followed by private upper school Generally, parent involvement in educational process is intense Many students attend a special tutorial program after the regular school day and on weekends Juku
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11/16/11 3 Religion: Shinto and Buddhist 84% Language: Japanese Literacy: 99% over 15
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11/16/11 4 Through the 19 th and into the 20 th century the economy depended on agriculture Japan was not directly impacted by the great world wide depression During this time Japan began to build its military and created a disciplined work force
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11/16/11 5 President Harry S. Truman ordered the dropping of the Atom Bomb on two cities in an attempt to end the war in the Pacific By executive order of President Harry S. Truman the U.S. dropped the nuclear weapon Little Boy on the city of Hiroshima on Monday, August 6, 1945 The second atom bomb was dropped on the city of Nagasaki, Japan
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11/16/11 6 Casualty estimates for immediate deaths range from 40,000 to 75,000. Total deaths by the end of 1945 may have reached 80,000.
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11/16/11 7 The Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii 1,177 sailors are entombed in the U.S.S.Arizona
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11/16/11 8 Japan signed a constitution in 1947 that limited their ability to rebuild their military might. They maintain a service that protects their seas,
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