Japan Today / Edition 3

Japan Today / Edition 3

by Roger Buckley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521643759

ISBN-13: 9780521643757

Pub. Date: 05/28/2011

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This new edition of Japan Today has been rewritten to take account of Japan's changing fortunes in the 1990s. It describes the recent setbacks in the country's economic and financial sectors and examines the major shifts in the political sphere. Despite the current challenges to Japan's prosperity, this is a remarkable story of postwar resurgence, material progress

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Overview

This new edition of Japan Today has been rewritten to take account of Japan's changing fortunes in the 1990s. It describes the recent setbacks in the country's economic and financial sectors and examines the major shifts in the political sphere. Despite the current challenges to Japan's prosperity, this is a remarkable story of postwar resurgence, material progress and social stability.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521643757
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2011
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Chinese History, Literature and Institutions Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Reconstruction: the occupation era; 2. Conservatism: political continuity and challenges; 3. Economism: growth and maturity; 4. Minimalism: hesitancy abroad; 5. Stability: social co-operation and change; 6. Malaise: contemporary Japan; 7. Prospects: future challenges.

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