This document will describe two minority cultural populations living within Washington State, Japanese and Hispanic or Latino, embracing three conventional characteristics, family, arts, and holidays; in addition to similarities and differences, finally, application in the classroom.
Japanese culture is abundant and diverse, dating back to 10,000BC when the Jomon immigrate originally colonized in Japan; it is universally recognized for its traditional arts in addition to its contemporary pop culture.
Asian lineages consist of the Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, Cambodian, and Indonesian descendants. There is significant diversity amongst and surrounding the group’s history, language, and demographic including, education, population, income, religion, and occupation. (Ethnic Variation/Ethnicity - Asian Families, n.d.)
Familiarity of a culture 's family orderliness is prerequisite to appreciation of a society; in the instance of Japan, it is particularly significant since the family, rather than the individual, is considered to be the fundamental component of the culture. According to Japan Powered, (2014), Japan, like China and Korea, is profoundly subjective by Confucian ideals; a civilization concentrating on the family. Customarily gender responsibilities in Japan are distinguished by a concentrated…