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  1. East Asian Regionalism

    By Christopher M. Dent

    East Asia is a region that holds much fascination for many people. It is one of the world's most dynamic and diverse regions and is also becoming an increasingly coherent region through the inter-play of various integrative economic, political and socio-cultural processes. Such a development is...

    Published January 24th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Japanese-American Civilian Prisoner Exchanges and Detention Camps, 1941-45

    By Bruce Elleman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    The important and previously undocumented event in the history of the Second World War: the negotiation of 'prisoner' exchanges between the United States and Japan during 1941 to 1943, is examined here by Bruce Elleman.Approximately 7000 American citizens had been arrested by the Japanese...

    Published December 1st 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Arc of Japan's Economic Development

    By Arthur Alexander

    This core textbook is the definitive overview of the Japanese economy. It charts its history from the period before the Meiji restoration and its astonishing growth throughout the twentieth century before conducting a thorough analysis of the contemporary scene and the implications of the ongoing...

    Published November 8th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Support for Victims of Crime in Asia

    Edited by Wing-Cheong Chan

    Series: Routledge Law in Asia

    Giving victims of crime a greater role in the criminal justice system is a relatively recent development, a trend likely to continue and increase in the foreseeable future. In many jurisdictions it has led to compensation schemes funded by the state, support for victims of crime to help them...

    Published September 4th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Global Governance and Japan

    The Institutional Architecture

    Edited by Glenn D. Hook, Hugo Dobson

    Series: Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series

    Leading specialists from Europe and Japan examine the institutional mechanisms of governance at the global level and provide concrete evidence of the role Japan plays in these institutions. An excellent introduction to the concept of global governance, the volume analyzes how global governance...

    Published March 30th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Japan's China Policy

    A Relational Power Analysis

    By Linus Hagström

    Japan's China Policy understands Japan's foreign policy in terms of power - one of the most central concepts of political analysis. It contributes a fresh understanding to the subject by developing relational power as an analytical framework and by applying it to significant issues in Japan's...

    Published March 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Left in the Shaping of Japanese Democracy

    Essays in Honour of J.A.A. Stockwin

    Edited by David Williams, Rikki Kersten

    Series: Routledge/Leiden Series in Modern East Asian Politics, History and Media

    Leftist thought and activism stands as a defining force in the articulation of political culture and policy in modern Japan. Operating from the periphery of formal political power for the most part, the Japanese Left has had an impact that extends far beyond its limited success at the ballot box....

    Published June 15th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Cultural Governance and Resistance in Pacific Asia

    By William A. Callahan

    This text examines the politics of culture and the culture of politics in Pacific Asia through case studies on the South Pacific, China, South Korea, Thailand and Southeast Asia. The contexts and cultures of the chapters are wide-ranging and Callahan skilfully ties them together with the...

    Published May 10th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Japan's Agricultural Policy Regime

    By Aurelia George Mulgan

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    Written by the world’s leading expert in the field, this book examines the evolution of Japanese agricultural policy in the post-war period, focusing particularly from the 1970s onwards when both domestic and external pressures for reform began to intensify. The author explains how the MAFF has...

    Published December 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  10. A Political and Economic Dictionary of East Asia

    By Jim Hoare, Susan Pares

    Series: Political and Economic Dictionary Series

    This title provides concise, clear definitions of the terms, organizations and personalities making up the economic and political fabric of East Asia. Containing up-to-date, detailed information, this book will prove a key reference to anyone studying the region, an area which is coming to the...

    Published February 24th 2005 by Routledge