Dating an overbearing men
And too many men are expected to sacrifice themselves to their jobs, to the point of having no family involvement.When a man retires, he sometimes becomes trapped in a family he doesn't know, with nothing to do, and he tends to die soon after from his sudden lack of purpose.Manga and Anime, as inviting and open as they may seem, are at heart the products of Japan's culture.Despite its technological advancement, Japan somehow manages to retain much of its historical character, in addition to blending in the overwhelming influences of the West.As I've said of men before, often they are expected to spend most of their waking hours at work, or on business-related entertainment outings.
Much of the recent pornography, reports a friend, is based on sadistic themes.
I am not an expert in this topic; however, maybe I can provide some insight into Japanese culture and its reflection in manga, as well as some recent trends in manga.
I am writing, by the way, from the point of view that individuality is more important than one's gender --- and hence to stereotype genders and to force people to conform to those stereotypes is not a good thing.
Sexual harassment, though technically illegal, is apparently common at the workplace, and both men and women are expected to regard it as normal.
In society in general, naked women are plastered here and there --- from subways to the TV set (yes, even prime time TV).