CULTURES ON WHEELS-4: A WOMAN'S VIEW OF THE AUTOMOBILE. HAVE CARS MADE WOMEN MORE INDEPENDENT?

Japan has seen the relationship between women and automobiles enter a new phase since World War II. To a Japanese woman, inheritor of a long history of submissiveness, having a car that she could operate at will, plucked her out of her traditional role of wife and mother, and placed her in a situation to realize her modern role.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Toyota Motor Corporation

    International Public Affairs Dept, 1-4-18, Koraku
    Tokyo 112,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Fujihisa, M
  • Publication Date: 1984

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 24-26
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00393827
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-037 674
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 31 1985 12:00AM