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A Comparison on Gender Representation in Higher Education and Economics in Japan and the UK


The Japan Society Golf Tournament 2024



Japanese Conversation Group

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The Japan Society Review

The Japan Society Review is published on a quarterly basis, both online and printed.

Since the starting of the publication in 2006, each issue covers a selection of Japan-related books and films, as well as theatre and stage productions, tv series and exhibitions.

Its purpose is to inform, entertain and encourage readers to explore the works for themselves.

Teaching Resources


Video: Japanese Calligraphy Tutorial

Video: Japanese Calligraphy Tutorial


Kamishibai: Onikko (Setsubun)

Kamishibai: Onikko (Setsubun)


Origami and Mathematics

Origami and Mathematics

Visit a Shrine and a Temple

Want to learn more about places of worship in Japan? Go on a tour of a shrine and a temple with us to learn more! The video can complement general teaching about Japan, or be used to study religion in Japan in more detail. Watch the video now!

Radio Taiso

Geography Scheme of Work

Explore Japan’s physical and social geography with the Geography of Japan resources. Through inspiring and original materials, students are introduced to key features of Japanese geography including volcanoes, wildlife, and more whilst building core geographical skills. 



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