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JAPANESE ONLY: THE OTARU HOT SPRINGS CASE AND RACIAL DISCRIMINATION IN JAPA N.

By: Arudou, Debito

Price: ¥8,000.00

Publisher: Akashi Shoten:

Seller ID: RWARE0000045778

ISBN: 4750320056

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed by the author, A copy that has been read, but is in excellent con dition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

AUSTRALIA CONNECTIONS JAPAN : NICHI-GOÌ GOÌ -NICHI KONEKUSHONZU

By: Author, No

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: 2005 Aichi Expo Unit:

Seller ID: RWARE0000026011

ISBN: 1876534281

Condition: Very Good


A tight clean softcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-library edition. Text in English and Japanese. View more info

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JAPANÂ'S GREAT STAGNATION: FORGING AHEAD, FALLING BEHIND

By: Garside, W. R.

Price: ¥6,000.00

Publisher: Edward Elgar Pub: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000047036

ISBN: 0857938215

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Recent events have rendered Japan's lost decades all the more relevant to t he rest of us. Rick Garside, in this wide-ranging and accessible account, e xplores the political economy of Japan's great stagnation with an eye towar d describing how other advanced economies can avoid going down the same pat h. - Barry Eichengreen, University of California, Berkeley, US Professor Garside's timely book transcends the national preoccupation suggested by its... View more info

GOVERNMENT AND LOCAL POWER IN JAPAN 500 TO 1700 : A STUDY BASED ON THE BIZE N PROVINCE

By: Hall, John Whitney

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1981

Seller ID: RWARE0000011903

ISBN: 0691067802

Condition: Very Good


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JAPAN IN THE WORLD

By: Harootunian, Harry (Editor)

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Duke University Press Books: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000044609

ISBN: 0822313685

Condition: Very Good


Since the end of World War II, Japan has determinately remained outside the current of world events and uninvolved in the processes determining global history and politics. In Japan and the World, distinguished scholars, nove lists, and intellectuals articulate how Japan--despite unprecedented econom ic prowess in securing dominance in the world's market--is caught in a comp lex dependency with the United States. Drawing on critical and postmodernis t theory, this timely volume situates this dependency in a broader historic al context and assesses Japan's current dealings in international poli... View more info

INTRODUCTION TO JAPANESE POLITICS

By: Hayes

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Marlowe & Company: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000037437

ISBN: 156924846X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Introduction to Japanese Politics, now in its fully updated sixth edition, is a comprehensive and current review of political and public policy develo pments in Japan. Since the previous edition, Japan's economic policy has un dergone significant change with a prolonged period of deflation having alte red the dynamics of the Japanese economy. At the same time, the Abe adminis tration has expanded Japan's international security participation, previous... View more info

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MARRIAGE IN CHANGING JAPAN: COMMUNITY AND SOCIETY

By: Hendry, Joy

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000046378

ISBN: 0804815062

Condition: Good


This book approaches its subject from two angles. First, there is a detaile d and descriptive analysis of the social organisation of, and place of marr iage in, one community in Kyushu. To this extent, the study is a regional o ne and provides valuable ethnographic information. The second angle, howeve r, is to analyse this material in the light of other historical ethnographi cal writings on Japan, which puts the regional material in a national conte xt, and brings together a great deal of information about Japanese marriage hitherto unpublished in English. View more info

THEORY OF JAPANESE DEMOCRACY

By: Ike, Nobutaka

Price: ¥3,200.00

Publisher: Dawson Publishing,Folkestone: 1978

Seller ID: RWARE0000019503

ISBN: 071290817X

Condition: Very Good


A former bookshop stamp, and tiny address written on fep, otherwise interna lly bright clean pages, not an ex-lib. View more info

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JAPAN'S INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

By: Inoguchi, Takashi

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: PINTER: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000046363

ISBN: 0861870956

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Expert analysis of Japan's role in economic, security and political connection with the U.S. and the Soviet Union. View more info

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THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF JAPAN: THE CHANGING INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT

By: Inoguchi, Takashi

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Stanford University Press: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000046916

ISBN: 0804714819

Condition: Very Good


This is the second of three volumes that constitute a brilliant, state-of-t he-art analysis of Japan's phenomenal economic rise, its society, and its p lace in contemporary world affairs. The papers in these volumes are future- orientated - they raise questions about wher Japan is going as it approache s the twenty-first century and offer insights, albeit speculative, about fu ture trends, prospects, and problems. The present volume consists of 14 ess ays by leading Japanese and American political scientists and economists wh o analyze the interaction of the Japanese political economy with the... View more info

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JAPANESE POLITICS TODAY: FROM KARAOKE TO KABUKI DEMOCRACY

By: Inoguchi, Takashi

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000047468

ISBN: 023011797X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Japanese politics now, with seven prime ministers appointed within this decade and the second major political party turnover taken place within the last two decades, is undergoing a great transition. This book explores the gradual shift from what the editors call karaoke democracy to kabuki democracy. View more info

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JAPANESE POLITICS TODAY (STUDIES IN FUZZINESS AND SOFT COMPUTING)

By: Jain, Purnendra

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000015373

ISBN: 0732944384

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Japanese Politics Today examines the key factors in the domestic political system in a clear and concise way. It provides an up-to-date assessment of contemporary Japanese politics by some of the leading scholars and commentators, with particular reference to the political interface with big business, agriculture, labour, and local life, at a time of economic uncertainty. View more info

JAPAN: THE CHILDLESS SOCIETY

By: Jolivet, Muriel

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000046345

ISBN: 041514647X

Condition: Good


Disillusioned by long hours at home alone and by demands from the older gen eration, Japanese women are marrying later, resulting in a sharp decline in the Japanese birth rate. Muriel Jolivet considers the reasons why Japanese women are finding it increasingly difficult to accept the terms and condit ions of motherhood. Japan: The Childless Society explores the major factors contributing to mat ernal malaise in Japan including: * the 'Ten Commandments of the Good Mother' * the changing role of the father * education and careers * nostalgia from older generations Drawing on extensive intervi... View more info

WAITING FOR WOLVES IN JAPAN: AN ANTHROPOLOGICAL STUDY OF PEOPLE-WILDLIFE RE LATIONS

By: Knight, John

Price: ¥1,200.00

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000044522

ISBN: 0824830962

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. "A Japanese conservationist group has launched a campaign for the reintroduction of the wolf in Japan, arguing that the wolf would be the savior of upland areas of Japan which are suffering from wildlife pestilence. This book examines the reintroduction proposal by drawing on ethnographic fieldwork in one of the candidate areas, and shows that conflicts with wildlife are inextricably bound up with social conflict among people, and that wildlife pe... View more info

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CONFLICT IN JAPAN / EDITION 1

By: Krauss, Ellis S.

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press: 1984

Seller ID: RWARE0000046913

ISBN: 0824808673

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Social and political conflict in postwar Japan is the subject of this volum e, which draws together a series of field-based studies by North American a nd Japanese sociologists, anthropologists, and political scientists. It foc uses attention on the sources of conflict and the ways in which conflict is expressed and managed. This book challenges the widely held theories stres sing the harmony and vertical structure of social relations in Japan, which ... View more info

MARRA: REPRESENT'N OF POWER PAPER

By: Marra, Michele

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000036429

ISBN: 0824815564

Condition: Near Fine


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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JAPANESE AGRICULTURE: PATTERNS OF RURAL DEVELOPMENT

By: Moore, Richard H.

Price: ¥2,500.00

Publisher: Taylor & Francis: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000046907

ISBN: 0813374065

Condition: Near Fine


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

WHALING IN JAPAN: POWER, POLITICS AND DIPLOMACY (PAPERBACK)

By: Morikawa, Jun

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000045722

ISBN: 1850659842

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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STATE AND ADMINISTRATION IN JAPAN AND GERMANY: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE ON CONTINUITY AND CHANGE

By: Muramatsu, Michio

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: De Gruyter: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000046909

ISBN: 311014462X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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THE WEIGHT OF THE YEN

By: Murphy, R. Taggart

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000048979

ISBN: 0393316572

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In the eight years from 1980 to 1988, America fell from financial grace, becoming the world's largest debtor. This happened because the United States spent and Japan saved. In the early 1980s, Reagan's Washington discovered that Japan would cheerfully lend their vast savings to the United States by buying U.S. government bonds. How the Japanese money accumulated, the system that created it, and American fumbling that led to crippling debt service, a l... View more info