Week 2: Communication April 27-May 3

Reading:

    • Ch. 6, Pg 51-60 “Silence in Japanese Communication,” Chinmoku 沈黙
    • Ch. 1, Pg 9-16 “Ambiguity and the Japanese,” Aimai 曖昧
    • Ch. 11, Pg 103-108 “An Implicit Way of Communicating in Japan,” Haragei 腹芸

Anne Crescini’s weekly blog.

Pray:
Pray daily for Japan and Japanese, using Operation Japan. Make a note in your blog concerning the information and/or your prayer.

Writing: Weekly Paper: “Impressions and Points from Your Reading”

    • 1. Interact with the discussion questions at the end of each chapter.
    • 2. Discuss how these cultural characteristics might affect your ministry with Japanese people.

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