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Policy analysis in Japan

Policy analysis in Japan

Author: Yukio Adachi; Sukehiro Hosono; Jun Iio
Publisher: Bristol : Policy Press, 2015.
Series: International library of policy analysis, 4
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
While studies of policy analysis in other countries have assessed their needs and integrated them into training programmes for professional policy analysts, Japanese studies have been very limited. This title offers a detailed examination of the theory and practice of policy analysis systems in Japan, at different levels, providing expert analysis to examine closely to what extent the Japanese government has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: e-books
Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yukio Adachi; Sukehiro Hosono; Jun Iio
ISBN: 9781447311515 1447311515
OCLC Number: 1132105427
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 26 octobre 2015).
Description: 1 ressource en ligne : illustrations, fichiers HTML
Contents: Introduction. Policy Analysis in Japan: The State of the Art / Yukio Adachi --
Part One: Styles and Methods of Policy Analysis in Japan. Historical Background of Policy Analysis in Japan / Jun Iio --
Beyond a Formal Approach?: Seeking Adequate Policy Analysis in Japan / Sukehiro Hosono --
Policy Research Movement in Local Governments / Kimie Tsuchiyama --
Policy Analysis and Normative Theory: With a Focus on Social Security Policies / Wataru Sano --
Law and public policy in contemporary Japan / Makoto Usami --
Part Two: Policy Analysis in Japanese Governments. Policy Analysis and Policy Process in Japanese Government / Jun Iio --
In-House Think Tanks of Ministries: Their Functions and Limitations in Policy Formulation / Hideaki Tanaka --
A Policy Analysis of the Japanese Diet from the Perspective of 'Legislative Supporting Agencies' / Jun Makita --
Councils, Policy Analysis and Policy Evaluation / Kiyoshi Yamaya --
Local Governments and Policy Analysis in Japan after World War II / Toshiyuki Kanai --
Part Three: Parties, Interest Group, Advocacy-Based Policy Analysis. Policy Analysis and Policymaking by Japanese Political Parties / Takahiro Suzuki --
Business Associations and Labor Unions / Takao Akiyoshi --
Current State of NPOs and the "New Public Commons" / Takafumi Tanaka --
Think Tanks and Policy Analysis: Meeting the Challenges of Think / Tanks in Japan / Mika Shimizu --
Policy Analysis in the Mass Media / Hirotsugu Koike --
Part Four: Future Directions of Policy Analysis in Japan. Policy Education in Japan: A Study of Professional Graduate Public Policy Schools / Koichiro Agata --
Job Market for Public Policy Program Graduates in Japan / Satoshi P. Watanabe --
Conclusion: Future Directions of the Theory and Practice of Public PolicyAnalysis in Japan / Yukio Adachi. Introduction: Policy analysis in Japan: the state of the art / Yukio Adachi --
Part 1: Styles and Methods of policy analysis in Japan --
Part 2: Policy analysis in Japanese governments --
Part 3: Parties, interest groups and advocacy-based policy analysis --
Part 4: Future directions of policy analysisin Japan.
Series Title: International library of policy analysis, 4
Responsibility: Yukio Adachi, Sukehiro Hosono, and Jun Iio.


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"Ministries with professional bureaucracies and dedicated think tanks undoubtedly contributed to Japanese post-war development. The distinguished editors of this volume make a strong case that Read more...

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