and Japanese:

"The (Japanese) word kansatsu, which is translated as ‘observe’, is closer to the meaning of the word ‘gaze’, which we use only when we are in a state of rapt attention in which we lose ourselves, and feel connected to the other" p. 168

p. 258 [probably a typo]]

"Eastern cultures, and in particular the Japanese, have been characterised as ‘interdependent’" p. 456


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