After watching the film called ‘Act of War’, I again felt that countries’ do not stand for justice but only pursue their national interests. The reason why Hawaii was so desirable to the United States was the imperialistic characteristic that America had at that time. Even a small island or land is into the consideration of taking over. In detail, the Americans wanted to use the land as their military base and a strategic spot for expanding their imperialism to Asia. The fact that American continent was far away from Asian and European continent, made them realize that in order to empower their global power they need to first dominate the closest countries, even a small land that they consider it trivial. By taking over quickly, a lot of aspects of Hawaiian culture got distorted
Healthy international relations are important for a country who wants to be a strong world power. Involvement with other countries usually strengthens economy, trade, knowledge, and many more aspects prevalent to everyday life. Commodore Matthew Perry first arrived to a then isolated country for the first time on July 8, 1853. Japan had been isolated since 1639 due to the ban of trade with most countries, traveling internationally, and with the ban of foreign books. Japan had been cut off from most other countries for nearly two hundred years. The Tokugawa Shogunate (leaders) were fearful of foreign aggression and the spread of Christianity. Most foreigners and all priests were expelled from the country, and the citizens of Japan were forbidden
Meetings and events contribute more to the GDP than the air transportation, film, sound recording, performing expressions and the observer sport industries.
For many years, the legendary Japanese samurai warriors showed that they are the most well known class of ancient Japan and also known with their supremacy of honor, service, and duty which the Japanese society still have today. The samurai helped lay the foundations of Japan 's culture. They held values and morals that have held up for so many years; it is wonderful that they have held on to them for so long. If it were not for the samurai influence Japan may not have the same exact views on how to live there life. Samurai 's are a very important part of Japanese’s culture. Japanese samurai were warriors of the shogun rulers amid
During the 19th and 20th century, Imperialism was adopted by many countries around the world for its modernization. Japan, for one, is a very interesting case, in which that it was able to survive under the European Imperialistic rule, but actually adopted their own form of Imperialism and was successful with it. However, because of it, many countries suffered, but benefitted Japan greatly, enabling them to emerge into the international market and an Asian superpower. By weighing the positives and negatives of the process of Imperialism in Japan as an example, we can conclude whether Imperialism had a positive or negative effect.
According to Doc 1 Pierre de Coubertin, founder of the modern Olympic movement revived the olympics in order to bring peace to the world. While the Olympics to bring peace temporarily during the event many people such as Coubertin believed that the games would slowly create a more stable world with less hardships such as war. The fact that the Olympic games are on the foundations of the desire to create peace show how that is the the game's main purpose. Showing how even if the Olympics failed in that aspect it still would always have the intentions of bringing nations together. Another Document showing that the Olympics brought together nations is Doc 5. Doc 5 is about Japan hosting the Olympic games and how Japan was not taken seriously due to losing WW2 until they were able to be viewed as equals during the olympic games. This shows how Japan might not have ever been viewed as a proud nation and world power without the equality that the olympic games brought. Overall, many nations flourish under the Olympic games neutrality and could possibly even bring permanent peace to the world. One document that would be useful to see more about the intentions of the Olympics would be a document from another branch of the olympics on Russia hosting the olympics to see the real reason why Moscow was picked to host the games that
Japan is part of the pacific ring of fire, where tectonic plates causes volcanic activity and earthquakes. Japan only has about 20 percent of the land for agriculture. Japan had a temperate climate that doesn't suffer from extreme climate. The oceans and sea around Japan have an abundant of life and and plenty resource for food. The Jomon people began farming food crop in Japan. The new Asian migrant brought rice into Japan. Japan was ruled by warrior aristocracy and each aristocratic clan controlled its own territory. Shinto emerged as the religion in early Japan. They practiced their ritual in beautiful natural places. Shinto served as a unified force in Japanese history. During The Nara Period, the importation of Chinese
Olympic games ' history has forever been surrounded by controversies. Most of these controversies resulted from the selection of different venues chosen to hold these games every four year. The idea of Olympics being held at different locations every time has remained to be a highly debatable topic amongst critics. Some have argued a permanent site should be chosen to host these games. However, this ongoing debate has involved many stakeholders both with different motives and ideas how a permanent site could be chosen. This lack of consensus makes it difficult to make this idea a reality. There remains to be both advantages and disadvantages of having a permanent hosting site.
Tourism has experienced continued growth and extensive diversification and competition on the last decades, becoming one of the fastest growing economic sectors in the world and by consequence, one of the main income sources for many developing countries.
This report is about the business cultural analysis of Japan. The Japanese culture is very complex, they have seven major elements of their cultural are their communication, languages, religion, ethics, attitudes, manners and social structures. If we wish to conduct a business in Japan, we must understand what the major elements of the Japanese culture. We also need to know on how the Japanese conduct their business. If we conduct businesses and we fail to make them understand or fail to make any appropriate adjustments, we might unwillingly offend them without noticing it.
Cruise tourism is one of the largest components in tourism industry and also one of the fastest growing industry in the world. It has generating revenue and creating job opportunities in many country. The growth rate of cruise tourism has been almost twice the average rate of traditional land-based tourism. Cruise tourism has provide few real jobs and business opportunities for local resident. The impact of cruise tourism on a location are not only positive but also has its negative. The cruise industry has been experiencing an important expansion in past 20 years. Cruises tourism are popular in the United States and in 2007, 10 million Americans took a cruise vacation representing 76 % of the total cruise passengers of the World and is expected 51 million of them cruising in the next there years (CLIA, 2008). Nowadays, there are about 300 liners sailing the world 's seas, with further 35 ships scheduled to join the global fleet over the next four years representing investments over U$D 20 billion.
Tourism is an important activity that people has undertaken for a very long time in the most countries around the world. In recent time it has been recognized as an important social and economic phenomenon. As well as its direct effect it has indirect effects both on the society and at the individual level. . The interaction between tourists and poor communities can provide a number of intangible and practical benefits. These can range from increased awareness of cultural, environmental, and economic issues and values, on both sides, to mutual benefits from improved local investment in infrastructure. At the world conference held in Manila on tourism in 1980, importance of tourism and its effects were recognized in the declaration, which stated as; ‘’tourism is an essential activity both on the life of the nation since its direct and indirect effects on economical, social, cultural, and educational sectors of the society and their international relations’’.
To meet the higher urbanization and higher population new infrastructure has to be provided and as well as has to upgrade the current
Tourism is the income of people from one place to another place for vacation, but it can also be for business or entertainment. Tourism can either be international or domestic. Tourism has an influence on any country, either it’s for a positive impact or a negative impact. An example one might consider includes that the tourism in that individual country could possibly increase the income and positively improve the economic aspect of the country, but tourism can also negatively impact the environment. Tourism can also affect the population living in the country due to the amount of tourism which furthers the idea of more jobs need to be created for the new tourists. Of course, the impacts of tourism on the country as well as the people in that country can be positive or negative. Those impacts can either last a long time for example the environmental can be negatively affected, or it can also be a short-term affect for example the economy of that country can be improved by a lot, but it wouldn’t always be positive for a long time.
“Tourism Behaviour understanding includes the idea and knowledge of the different factors which are by no other means very obvious because the effects which do shape the activities and tastes of tourism are often highly embedded in the cultural and the personal biography of the individual that the whole of subject is not known of how actually they were made.” (Seaton, 1996).