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Misunderstanding Japan

October 24th, 2015

Episode 1136 of 1397 episodes

From workaholics to submissive women and bizarre crazes, Dr Christopher Harding explores Western media representations of Japan and asks if these stereotypes have led to the country being misunderstood in West.

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