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Web Gleanings: Japan and the Internet

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It was only a few years ago that the Internet was solely the domain of scientists, academics. and others wishing to exchange often arcane information with others in their community. No longer is this so: the lnternet, long unknown to the general public, has made inroads into virtually every area of our lives. And with the emergence of the World Wide Web, commerce and industry have begun to take
advantage of this powerful form of communication. In this context. too, the sites on the Internet where one can learn about
Japan have proliferated and are offering information of almost unlimited variety.