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41-50 of 51 results in Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series
Structure and Subjectivity
Japan and Okinawa provides an up-to-date, coherent and theoretically informed examination of Okinawa from the perspective of political economy and society. It combines a focus on structure and subjectivity as a way to analyze Okinawa, Okinawans and their relationship with global, regional and...
Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge
The Political Economy of Japanese Globalisation reveals the key dimensions of Japanese globalisation today by analysing both its inward and outward manifestations. This is the first book to examine fully the issue of globalisation in relation to Japan. Organised in three parts, The Political...
Published April 25th 2001 by Routledge
The Japanese education system has attracted increasing attention over the past 20 years, largely due to the belief that it has been central to Japan's economic growth. Many have felt, however that the system is stunted by an inability, or perhaps even on an incapacity, to change. This study...
Published February 21st 2001 by Routledge
Documents and Analysis
Japan's Contested Constitution is essential reading for anyone with an interest in Japanese domestic politics and the international role of Japan. Subjects covered include;* the no war, `pacifist' clause* tension between the constitution and the US-Japan security treaty* the political import of the...
Published January 31st 2001 by Routledge
Japan and North Korea
Is Japan re-emerging as a normal, or even a great, military power in regional and global security affairs? This Adelphi Paper assesses the overall trajectory of Japan’s security policy over the last decade, and the impact of a changing Japanese military posture on the stability of East Asia. The...
Published June 2nd 1999 by Routledge
Pacific Romances 1968-1996
Japan and Asia Pacific Integration is a study of regional integration in the greater Pacific area during 1968-1996. It examines the political rationale of such international organisations as the Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) forum, and the East Asian Economic Caucus (EAEC). There is a...
Published February 4th 1998 by Routledge
Restructuring for Low Growth and Globalisation
In this study the views of Japan's leading experts on the globalization of Japanese business, management and industrial relations explain how traditional Japanese-style management is responding to the changes following the collapse of the bubble economy. The areas covered include the changes made...
Published November 12th 1997 by Routledge
The illusion of homogeneity
First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Published December 18th 1996 by Routledge
A Comparison with Britain
First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Published April 10th 1996 by Routledge
Prospects for an Economic Partnership in East Asia
Contemporary relations between Greater China and Japan have been conditioned both by differing responses to the impact of Western colonialism during the mid-nineteenth century and the legacy of the Cold War. There are mutual suspicions: the Chinese fear of a Japanese military revival and the...
Published April 3rd 1996 by Routledge
Regional Risk and Security in Japan
To Be Published March 15th 2015