Japanese Politics Products

  • North Korea Policy

    Japan and the Great Powers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linus Hagström, Marie Söderberg

    North Korea features highly on the agenda of the main actors in East Asia and around the globe, and many large foreign policy initiatives have been undertaken since the structural constraints of the Cold War started to loosen in the early 1990s. The centrality of North Korea has been particularly…

    Paperback – 2009-04-15
    European Institute of Japanese Studies East Asian Economics and Business Series

  • Women and Labour Organizing in Asia

    Diversity, Autonomy and Activism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kaye Broadbent, Michele Ford

    This book investigates the role of women and labour activism in Asia, demonstrating that women have been active in union and non union based campaigns throughout the region. Although focusing primarily on women, the contributions to this book address issues that affect all workers. Chapters on…

    Paperback – 2009-04-03
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Political Systems of East Asia

    China, Korea, and Japan, 1st Edition

    By Louis D Hayes

    This innovative, interdisciplinary introduction to East Asian politics uses a thematic approach to describe the political development of China, Japan, and Koreas since the mid-nineteenth century and analyze the social, cultural, political, and economic features of each country. Unlike standard…

    Paperback – 2009-03-15

  • Rethinking Japanese Security

    Internal and External Dimensions, 1st Edition

    By Peter J. Katzenstein

    Since the unexpected end of the Cold War, standard arguments about power politics can no longer be adopted uncritically. This has led to a renewed interest in Japan’s unusually peaceful security policy. Japan’s championing of "comprehensive security" is central to this collection. Peter J.…

    Paperback – 2008-03-19
    Security and Governance

  • Japanese-American Civilian Prisoner Exchanges and Detention Camps, 1941-45

    1st Edition

    By Bruce Elleman

    The important and previously undocumented event in the history of the Second World War: the negotiation of 'prisoner' exchanges between the United States and Japan during 1941 to 1943, is examined here by Bruce Elleman.Approximately 7000 American citizens had been arrested by the Japanese…

    Paperback – 2007-12-01
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • The Arc of Japan's Economic Development

    1st Edition

    By Arthur Alexander

    This core textbook is the definitive overview of the Japanese economy. It charts its history from the period before the Meiji restoration and its astonishing growth throughout the twentieth century before conducting a thorough analysis of the contemporary scene and the implications of the ongoing…

    Paperback – 2007-11-08

  • Support for Victims of Crime in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wing-Cheong Chan

    Giving victims of crime a greater role in the criminal justice system is a relatively recent development, a trend likely to continue and increase in the foreseeable future. In many jurisdictions it has led to compensation schemes funded by the state, support for victims of crime to help them…

    Paperback – 2007-09-04
    Routledge Law in Asia

  • Global Governance and Japan

    The Institutional Architecture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Glenn D. Hook, Hugo Dobson

    Leading specialists from Europe and Japan examine the institutional mechanisms of governance at the global level and provide concrete evidence of the role Japan plays in these institutions. An excellent introduction to the concept of global governance, the volume analyzes how global governance…

    Paperback – 2007-03-30
    The University of Sheffield/Routledge Japanese Studies Series

  • Japan's China Policy

    A Relational Power Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Linus Hagström

    Japan's China Policy understands Japan's foreign policy in terms of power - one of the most central concepts of political analysis. It contributes a fresh understanding to the subject by developing relational power as an analytical framework and by applying it to significant issues in Japan's…

    Paperback – 2007-03-22

  • The Left in the Shaping of Japanese Democracy

    Essays in Honour of J.A.A. Stockwin, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Williams, Rikki Kersten

    Leftist thought and activism stands as a defining force in the articulation of political culture and policy in modern Japan. Operating from the periphery of formal political power for the most part, the Japanese Left has had an impact that extends far beyond its limited success at the ballot box.…

    Paperback – 2006-06-15
    Routledge/Leiden Series in Modern East Asian Politics, History and Media

  • The Japan Weekly Mail: A Political, Commercial, and Literary Journal, 1870-1917

    1st Edition

    first ever facsimile reprint of the leading English newspaper published in Yokohama throughout the Meiji era. complete collection provided by Yokohama Archives of History and other institutions. playing an important role for the Meiji Japan’s exchange with Western society, it covers not only…

    Hardback – 2006-06-15
    Edition Synapse

  • Cultural Governance and Resistance in Pacific Asia

    1st Edition

    By William A. Callahan

    This text examines the politics of culture and the culture of politics in Pacific Asia through case studies on the South Pacific, China, South Korea, Thailand and Southeast Asia. The contexts and cultures of the chapters are wide-ranging and Callahan skilfully ties them together with the…

    Paperback – 2006-05-10

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