Japanese Politics Products

  • The Allied Occupation and Japan's Economic Miracle

    Building the Foundations of Japanese Science and Technology 1945-52, 1st Edition

    By Bowen C. Dees

    There is virtually nothing - until the arrival of this study - addressing the significance of the enormous contributions in science and technology towards the realization of Japan's 'economic miracle' during the occupation period. Describes the Scientific and Technical Division of McArthur's GHQ.…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Japan Library

  • Nikkeiren and Japanese Capitalism

    1st Edition

    By John Crump

    This book provides a history of Nikkeiren (the Japanese Federation of Managers' Organisations) and an account of post-war capitalist development in Japan. The author challenges the principal interpretations of how the economy functions revealing a darker side of Japanese capitalism in his…

    Paperback – 2015-12-17
    The University of Sheffield/Routledge Japanese Studies Series

  • The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alisa Gaunder

    The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Politics is an advanced level reference guide which surveys the current state of Japanese politics, featuring both traditional topics and cutting edge research. The volume is divided into five sections covering: domestic politics civil society social policy…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23

  • Modern Japan

    A Social and Political History, 3rd Edition

    By Elise K. Tipton

    This thoroughly revised and updated third edition of Modern Japan provides a concise and fascinating introduction to the social, cultural and political history of modern Japan. Ranging from the Tokugawa period to the present day, Tipton links everyday lives with major historical developments,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • Nationalism and Power Politics in Japan's Relations with China

    A Neoclassical Realist Interpretation, 1st Edition

    By Yew Meng Lai

    Despite flourishing economic interactions and deepening interdependence, the current political and diplomatic relationship between Japan and China remains lukewarm at best. Indeed, bilateral relations reached an unprecedented nadir during the spring of 2005, and again more recently in autumn 2012,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    The University of Sheffield/Routledge Japanese Studies Series

  • Democracy in Eastern Asia

    Issues, Problems and Challenges in a Region of Diversity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edmund S. K. Fung, Steven Drakeley

    With the ‘Asian Century’ now upon us, bringing with it many profound economic and political changes to the world order, it is very timely to assess the state of democracy in the Asian region. Focusing on Eastern Asia, this book provides such a review, highlighting lines of connections between the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Politics in Asia

  • Imagining Japan in Post-war East Asia

    Identity Politics, Schooling and Popular Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Morris, Naoko Shimazu, Edward Vickers

    In the decades since her defeat in the Second World War, Japan has continued to loom large in the national imagination of many of her East Asian neighbours. While for many, Japan still conjures up images of rampant military brutality, at different times and in different communities, alternative…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia

  • EU-Japan Relations, 1970-2012

    From Confrontation to Global Partnership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jörn Keck, Dimitri Vanoverbeke, Franz Waldenberger

    This book presents a comprehensive overview of EU-Japan relations from 1970 to the present. It charts developments over the period, analyses key specific areas of importance to the relationship, and concludes by assessing how the relationship is likely to develop going forward. Throughout, the book…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Regional Risk and Security in Japan

    Whither the everyday, 1st Edition

    By Glenn D. Hook, Ra Mason, Paul O'Shea

    Japan’s unusual position in the realm of international politics encapsulates a three-fold juxtaposition: both in and out of Asia, both occupied by and a close ally of the United States, and both a key trade partner and a strategic rival of China. Whilst international relations theory offers a…

    Paperback – 2015-05-15
    The University of Sheffield/Routledge Japanese Studies Series

  • Japanese Contract and Anti-Trust Law

    A Sociological and Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    By Willem Visser t'Hooft

    Little has been written on Japanese contract law and anti-trust law in Western languages. This book describes the role of this law in protecting the distributor against unilateral terminations of distribution agreements. There have been significant pressures both to lower prices and restructure…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10

  • Human Security in East Asia

    Challenges for Collaborative Action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sorpong Peou

    Since the end of the Cold War the number of interstate wars has remained relatively low, although whilst states may be more secure than ever this does not mean that individual human beings are too. This has led to a growing recognition of the importance of human security, in contrast to the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • The Economy-Security Nexus in Northeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by T.J. Pempel

    The dynamics of Northeast Asia have traditionally been considered primarily in military and hard security terms or alternatively along their economic dimensions. This book argues that relations among the states of Northeast Asia are far more comprehensible when the mutually shaping interactions…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Politics in Asia

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