ISBN-10:
0300076649
ISBN-13:
9780300076646
Pub. Date:
09/10/1998
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Japanese Democracy: Power, Coordination, and Performance / Edition 1

Japanese Democracy: Power, Coordination, and Performance / Edition 1

by Bradley M. Richardson
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ISBN-13: 9780300076646
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 09/10/1998
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author


Bradley Richardson is professor of political science at Ohio State University and coauthor of The Japanese Voter, published by Yale University Press.

Table of Contents

Preface vii(2)
List of Abbreviations ix
1 Postwar Politics: Images and Questions
1(11)
2 Political Culture and Electoral Behavior
12(37)
3 Parties Under the "1955 System"
49(25)
4 Party Fragmentation and Coalition Dynamics
74(21)
5 Executive and Bureaucratic Power
95(32)
6 Legislative Politics
127(25)
7 Interests, Policy, and Power
152(22)
8 Business Interests and Political Life
174(26)
9 The Government and the Economy
200(40)
10 Japan as a Bargained Distributive Democracy
240(27)
Notes 267(50)
Index 317

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