Why Japan’s Youth Are Becoming Hermits – http://testu.be/1L3osKn
Japan’s cultural pressures have forced almost a million young men into their bedrooms. So, how is Japan’s economy destroying their youth?
Hikikomori: Why are so many Japanese men refusing to leave their rooms?
“As many as a million young people in Japan are thought to remain holed up in their homes – sometimes for decades at a time.”
The Herbivore’s Dilemma
“Ryoma Igarashi likes going for long drives through the mountains, taking photographs of Buddhist temples and exploring old neighborhoods.”
Japan’s Economic Dilemma: Comfortable Decline or Painful Revival?
““Recession,” “stagnation,” “slump,” were the ominous labels I constantly read describing Japan before I moved here in late 2009.”
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