Securing Japan: Tokyo's Grand Strategy and the Future of East Asia / Edition 1

Securing Japan: Tokyo's Grand Strategy and the Future of East Asia / Edition 1

by Richard J. Samuels
     
 

The definitive assessment of Japanese security policy and its implications for the future of East Asia.See more details below

Overview

The definitive assessment of Japanese security policy and its implications for the future of East Asia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801446122
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Series:
Cornell Studies in Security Affairs Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     ix
Introduction: Understanding Japan's Grand Strategy     1
Historical Context
Japan's Grand Strategies: Connecting the Ideological Dots     13
Baking the Pacifist Loaf     38
A World in Flux
The Change to Change     63
Whither the Yoshida Doctrine?     86
The Discourse     109
Threats and Responses
The New Threat Environment     135
Meeting (and Making) Threats     158
Conclusion: Japan's Evolving Grand Strategy     185
Notes     211
References     249
Index     273

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