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Excellent article by the Swiss Neue Zテシrcher Zeitung, March27, 2002:

The Japanese Malaise

The Self-Doubts of an Insecure Nation

Urs Schoettli

Japan's protracted economic crisis is consuming the country's substance, not only in the material sense but increasingly also emotionally. A growing number of Japanese have doubts about their nation's future. The spreading malaise threatens to obscure the true proportions of the situation and to turn the country's decline into a self-fulfilling prophecy.

Read more => http://www.nzz.ch/english/background/2002/03/20_japan.html
 
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