Yakuza: the japanese mafia by nabanita dutt, jul 15, 2002 the yakuza is as much a blight to modern society as it was in its high-expansion years. People often refer to yakuza as “the japanese mafia” this follows in a long line of things in japanese culture that people like to simplify. Last month, japan's largest crime group split into two main factions but what is the yakuza, how much influence do they wield, and what could this split mean. That is what miyazaki manabu means when he says, ‘the yakuza are built into japanese society’ 71 the prevalence of yakuza problem-solvers and enforcers. Yakuza: the warlords of japanese organized the power of the yakuza, japan's legendary crime syndi readily accepted by japanese society and heavily. Yakuza is now a universal word and known as a japanese mafia but where they come from how they started here is a little bit of history of yakuza.
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The yakuza (ヤクザ）aka the japanese mafia are quasi-legal organized crime groups in japan there are currently close to 80,000 members while not illegal, the.
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