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Civic Engagement in Postwar Japan : the Revival of a Defeated Society.

Author: Rieko Kage
Publisher: Leiden : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book illuminates one of the keys to making postwar democracies work.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Kage, Rieko.
Civic Engagement in Postwar Japan : The Revival of a Defeated Society.
Leiden : Cambridge University Press, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rieko Kage
ISBN: 9780511930201 0511930208
OCLC Number: 689997282
Description: 1 online resource (215 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables; Figures; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Civic Engagement: The Dependent Variable; 3 War and Civic Engagement: A Theoretical Framework; 4 Quantitative Analysis: The Rise of Civic Engagement across Forty-Six Japanese Prefectures; 5 The Long-Term Effects of Wartime Mobilization: Cross-National Analysis; 6 Repression and Revival of the YMCA Japan; 7 Wartime Endorsement and Postwar Repression of a Traditional Art; 8 Civil Society and Reconstruction in Postwar Japan; 9 Conclusions; References; Index.

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