Culture and Morality in Japan
By Stephanie Swink
Why Should This Topic be Explored in the Classroom?
American vs. Japanese
A meal such as this "Osechi Ryori" (a New Year's traditional meal), is a colorful dish packed with special boxes, typically eaten on New Year's Day.
Here is a photo of a dace program that was first preformed in 1953.
Here is a photo of a tradition home in Japan.
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