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Old 2007-08-02, 21:37   Link #116
Join Date: Mar 2004
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Originally Posted by AVPlaya View Post
In Japan, the smart folks go into medicine. It's a highly respected profession and brings pride to the family if your child is a doctor. You get high social status and a good income. Come to think of it, I don't think doctors in the West get nearly the same respect doctors in Japan do. Many older folks still bow when they see a doctor in robes. They are called "sensei" often.
Just want to know who else is called sensei in Japan?
  1. Medical doctor
  2. Teacher
  3. Member of Diet
  4. Writer
By the way, i've the feeling that whoever is referred to as a sensei is usually highly regarded in the Japanese society.
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