Modern-Day Hermits: The Story Hikkomori in Japan and Beyond

Japan struggles with young people who have retreated into their bedrooms. Known as “hikikomori,” they are modern-day hermits who disdain social contact and are unable to work or go to school. Dr. Alan Teo reviews this epidemic of social isolation. 


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