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Adaptation and education in Japan

by Nobuo Shimahara

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Japan -- History,
    • Social institutions -- Japan,
    • Educational sociology -- Japan,
    • Adaptability (Psychology),
    • Group relations training

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNobuo K. Shimahara.
      SeriesPraeger special studies series in comparative education
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA1311.8 .S525
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 190 p. ;
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4406780M
      ISBN 100030492068
      LC Control Number79009929

      A physical or behavioral adaptation is a characteristic or trait that an animal develops in response to environmental pressures, like food availability and climate. Examples include hibernation.   The latest climate change adaptation strategies adopted by local governments in Japan are discussed. A nationwide survey demonstrates several significant findings. While some prefectures and major cities have already begun to prepare adaptation strategies, most municipalities have yet to consider such strategies. This gap must be considered when studying the climate adaptation Cited by: 3.

        “If we were to hazard a comparison, The Tales of Ise could be seen as the equivalent of the works of Shakespeare in terms of canonical status in Japan but I had never heard of or seen a children’s adaptation before – no-one knew of this book,” said Moretti. “This is a . ・Support of cross –sectorial adaptation policy implementation to be mainstreamed in development plans of national and local governments of developing countries Cases of Japan’s support in the formulation of adaptation plans Formulation of an adaptation plan of Japan ・Around February Summarize climate change impacts, risk.

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