Why Japan has a leading suicide rate despite it is a 2nd largest economy in the world?

i wonder why the youth & especially mid 30s people are often found to be doing group sucide? i thought these people are not happy to be dominated by there immediate superiors. what you people think?

Asked By: Fazal A - 12/9/2008
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Japan is a very stressing society and the speed of business doesn't consider failure... More
Answered By: josekun - 12/9/2008
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Japan is a unique country that still manages to balance it's roots with the new age... More
Answered By: Travis Anderson - 12/9/2008
They have awful child abuse in Japan.
Answered By: Matt K - 12/9/2008
It is worth noting that suicide rates, even in Japan, track with economic troubles. Half of all people who commit suicide are unemployed. Claims on insurance as a result of suicide have become so endemic that some companies have instituted policies where payments are deferred for a few years so there is no immediate... More
Answered By: Doctor Why - 12/9/2008
Because their society discourages and even PUNISHES independent thought, independent action. It becomes a mindset that a person cannot imagine ever being different. They might look like humans but they're really ants. Or termites. They are there to serve Molloch. Who wants to live like that?
Answered By: Minski - 12/9/2008
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