Ethno::log
 :: Sonner la cloche anthropologique :: Ringing the anthropological bell ::
:: Die ethnologische Glocke läuten :: Tocar la campana antropológica ::

Japanische Smileys


"Apparently, Japanese Smileys(Emoticons) are read vertically whilewestern Smileys(Emoticons) are read hosizontally.And Japanese Smileys have more variation than eastern ons. I think the reason is that while American(alphabet) letters in computer are 1 byte, Japanese letters in computer are 2 bytes, so Japanese letters can have more characters. Second reason seems to that Japanese comics(manga) have many ways of express their feelings and situations by certain lines or graphics and Japanese do the same thing when they create smileys. So, a large number of Japanese Smileys(Emoticons) are influenced by comics."


... Comment

The finest stuff from ethnology social/cultural anthropology and cyberanthropology. Collected with ceaseless endeavour by students and staff of the Institut für Ethnologie in München/Germany and countless others.
... about this website

Online for 6954 days
Last modified: 2/28/20 10:25 AM
Search
Browse by Category
Status
Youre not logged in ... Login
Menu
... Home
... Tags

Calendar
July 2020
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
December
Recent updates
Schade Oh, so bad! The
oldest anthropology blog is closing :(( It seems the whole...
by iglu01 (1/4/20 4:05 PM)
-- Closed -- I think
it's time to close the weblog, it's already sleeping since...
by kerleone (12/29/19 1:54 PM)
gelöscht gelöscht
by Timo Gerhardt (6/9/18 1:57 PM)
Stellenausschreibung des Max-Planck-Instituts für ethnologische
Forschung. Bewerbungsfrist: 15.02.2017 Das Max-Planck-Institut für ethnologische Forschung sucht Doktoranden/Doktorandinnen...
by HatEl (1/31/17 9:11 AM)
Ethnosymposium in Halle (Saale): Call
for Contribution – 14.-17. Mai 2015 Call for Contribution –...
by normanschraepel (2/9/15 3:35 PM)
Bruno Latour: Kosmokoloss. Eine Tragikomödie
über das Klima Der Hörspiel Pool von Bayern 2 hat...
by pietzler (11/21/14 3:23 PM)
Workshop für Studenten Hey,
wollt ihr eure verbale und noverbale Kommunikation trainieren? Und lernen, wie...
by Verena Nenè (11/17/14 7:53 PM)
Send us suggestions


Are you a Spammer (yes/no)?

FundraisingWhat is this for?