裏腹の関係

English translation: runs contrary

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Japanese term or phrase:裏腹の関係
English translation:runs contrary
Entered by: David Patrick

00:29 Jan 16, 2015
Japanese to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Japanese term or phrase: 裏腹の関係
Could anyone suggest how this term could be translated in the following sentence? It is about international marriage for the purpose of care in Asian countries.

非婚化は家族主義の盲点である。国際結婚市場の成立は家族主義と裏腹の関係にある。

Many thanks,

Nick
Nicholas Hallsworth
Japan
Local time: 13:05
runs contrary
Explanation:
The creation of a market for international marriages runs contrary to family values.
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David Patrick
Ireland
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Thank you for the help!
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runs contrary


Explanation:
The creation of a market for international marriages runs contrary to family values.

David Patrick
Ireland
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16
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Thank you for the help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Port City
1 hr
  -> Thank you!

agree  Yasutomo Kanazawa
7 hrs
  -> Thank you!

agree  Stephane Peschard (X): Agree, but I believe 成立 is better translated with 'formation of' to keep the nuance that it's naturally occurring, maybe encouraged by new laws etc but not 'created' I think.
1 day 11 hrs
  -> Thank you!
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