By: Christian Kasberger
|Folk Culture||Pop Culture|
|Food*||An example of traditional Japanese
food would be sushi. Which is basically
raw fish on a plate.
|An example of pop culture foods
in Japan would be McDonalds and KFC.
|Art/Music||Some Japanese Music consists of
the Japanese shamisen, snakuhachi, and the
|Japanese Pop culture music consists of J-Pop
(Japanese Pop) and Japanese rock.
|Clothing||An example of traditional Japanese dress would be
the kimono which is a long full length robe that
|Japanese pop culture clothing is a very mixed variety
of clothing varying from “Western Fashion” to clothing
normaly seen on European catwalks.
|Shelter||An example of traditional Japanese housing
would be the kusakabe style house which is
normally built in the city of Takayama.
|The Danchi would be an example of pop culture in Japan
which is really an apartment complex.
|Technology||The Tartar system would be a great example
of Japanese folk tech because it is how the Japanese
made their swords.
|Nintendo products would be a good example of Japans
pop tech because Japan is where they make all of those
|Beliefs||84 to 93% of Japanese people adhere
to shinto or Japanese buddhism (those who do
believe in something).
|Today About 84% of Japanese people claim to not believe in