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Contemporary Japan : history, politics, and social change since the 1980s

Author: Jeff Kingston
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA : John Wiley & Sons, 2013.
Series: History of the contemporary world.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The second edition of this comprehensive study of recent Japanese history now includes the author's expert assessment of the effects of the earthquake and tsunami, including the political and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Kingston
ISBN: 9781118315071 1118315073
OCLC Number: 778423624
Description: ix, 313 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part I. Introduction --
Transformations after WW II --
The Lost Decade --
Part II. Risk and Consequence --
Defusing the Demographic Time Bomb --
Families at Risk --
Jobs at Risk --
Part III. Politics and Consequences --
Contemporary Politics --
Security and the Peace Constitution --
Immigration --
War Memory and Responsibility --
Part IV. Environment and Disaster --
Environmental Issues --
3/11 : Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Crisis --
Part V. Institutions at Risk --
The Imperial Family --
Yakuza --
Part V. Postscript --
Prospects --
Glossary.
Series Title: History of the contemporary world.
Responsibility: Jeff Kingston.

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Praise for the previous edition "One of the foremost foreign writers on modern Japan, Kingston provides another wide-ranging analysis of interest to all of those with a stake in the nation's future." Read more...

 
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