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  1. Promoting Early Career Teacher Resilience

    A socio-cultural and critical guide to action

    By Bruce Johnson, Barry Down, Rosie Le Cornu, Judy Peters, Anna Sullivan, Jane Pearce, Janet Hunter

    Series: Teacher Quality and School Development

    In Promoting Early Career Teacher Resilience the stories of 60 graduate teachers are documented as they grapple with some of the most persistent and protracted personal and professional struggles facing teachers today. Narratives emerge detailing feelings of frustration, disillusionment and even...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Institutional and Technological Change in Japan's Economy

    Past and Present

    Edited by Janet Hunter, Cornelia Storz

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

    Institutional and technological change is a highly topical subject. At the theoretical level, there is much debate in the field of institutional economics about the role of technological change in endogenous growth theory. At a practical policy level, arguments rage about how Japan and the Japanese...

    Published November 15th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Women and the Labour Market in Japan's Industrialising Economy

    The Textile Industry before the Pacific War

    By Janet Hunter

    During the period of industrialisation in Japan from the 1870s to the 1930s, the textile industry was Japan's largest manufacturing industry, and the country's major source of export earnings. It had a predominantly female labour force, drawn mainly from the agricultural population.This book...

    Published May 12th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Japanese Economic History, 1930-1960

    Edited by Janet Hunter

    In the first half of the twentieth century, as external interest in the industrialisation of Japan grew, an increasing number of books on the topic by western authors were published in English. The authors included here address a wide range of topics, both general and specific. Room is given to a...

    Published March 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  5. The New Institutional Economics and Third World Development

    Edited by John Harriss, Janet Hunter, Colin Lewis

    The new institutional economics is one of the the most important new bodies of theory to emerge in economics in recent years. The contributors to this volume address its significance for the developing world. The book is a major contribution to an area of debate still in its formative phase. The...

    Published May 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  6. Japanese Women Working

    Edited by Janet Hunter

    Japanese Women Working provides a wide range of perspectives on the study of working women in Japan over the last century. Contributors address issues of state policy towards and management of women workers, and also provide accounts of the experiences of particular groups of workers: domestic...

    Published April 6th 1995 by Routledge

  7. The Emergence of Modern Japan

    An Introductory History Since 1853

    By Janet Hunter

    The main emphasis of this book is upon political, social and economic developments, as conditioned by Japan's interaction with the outside world, the advance of industrialisation and the emergence of the Japanese nation state.Unlike previous textbooks on the history of modern Japan, Janet Hunter's...

    Published July 31st 1989 by Routledge

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