RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 652626271 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=554171 T1 Japan's Emergence as a Global Power A1 Matray, James I., Adas, Michael., Dunn, Ross E., PB ABC-CLIO PP Santa Barbara YR 2000 SN 9780313096327 0313096325 1282428403 9781282428409 AB Out of the ashes of its defeat in World War II, Japan arose to become the foremost economic power in the East Asia and a major player on the world economic stage. How did it do this? This work provides a concise summary and analysis of Japan's emergence as a global economic power. This guide discusses the growth of Japan as an unconventional global power based on the strength of its economy and the softening of its economy in the 1990s. Six topical essays are supported by a timeline of events in postwar Japan, biographical profiles of key players, the text of important primary documents, a glo.