Aging in Japan : when traditional mechanisms vanish
This program provides a record of a society in flux, in which the traditional mechanisms for looking after old people are breaking down. These Japanese senior citizens created the economic miracle of modern Japan, only to find that the happy retirement they unquestioningly expected has been replaced by isolation.
Tanaka, Keishi; Koike, Seiichi; Gordon, Hannah
Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Asian Culture; Japanese Culture; Personal and Family Lives; Health, Family Studies; Japan; Older people -- Japan; Older people -- Psychology; Balneology; Families -- Psychological aspects; Health resorts -- Japan; Public baths -- Japan
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- In Copyright
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- Physical Description
45 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
NHK presents ; director Keishi Tanaka ; producer Seichi Koike ; narrator, Hannah Gordon.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089527; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10563; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3038; Catalog Key: alephsys00412927; OCLC: ocn714811980
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