4 edition of Local politics and policymaking in Japan found in the catalog.
Case study of the public housing policy of Tokyo Metropolis in the 1950s.
|LC Classifications||HD7288.78.J32 T654 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||265 p. :|
|Number of Pages||265|
|LC Control Number||88905923|
Komeito: Politics and Religion in Japan traces Komeito’s origins in Soka Gakkai and its development into a normal political party – that is, a conventional operator in the Japanese parliamentary system, only one that is supported by a distinctive voter base. We shed light . Book Description. This book investigates Japanese politics in the postwar era from theoretical and comparative perspectives. After providing historical context, it offers an in-depth exploration of postwar political institutions, political reform in the s, the policymaking process, and the politics of economic growth and stagnation.
In order to address this question, Christopher C. Meyerson develops an approach to analyzing the relationship between domestic politics and international relations in trade policymaking. This approach is used to analyze both American and Japanese trade policymaking and US-Japan trade negotiations, especially during the GATT Uruguay Round. The relationship between politics and socioeconomic change in postwar Japan is no exception. During the twenty-eight years between the summer of and the summer of , the Japanese society and economy underwent an obvious and far-reaching by: 2.
Parallel Politics: Economic Policymaking in Japan and the While much has been written about economic competition between the United States and Japan, it is easy to lose sight of the fact that their relationship is founded essentially on each sides' domestic political concerns. This book is printed on paper suitable for recycling and made from fully managed and sustained forest sources. A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Meyerson, Christopher Cortlandt. Domestic politics and international relations in US–Japan trade policymaking: the.
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Get this from a library. Local politics and policymaking in Japan. [Purnendra Jain] -- Case study of the public housing policy of Tokyo Metropolis in the s. Full text of "Local Politics And Policymaking In Japan" See other formats. In the process, The Logic of Japanese Politics not only offers a fascinating picture of Japanese politics and politicians but also provides a framework for understanding Japan's attempts to surmount its present problems, and helps readers gain insight into Japan's by: Author of Japanese prefectures and policymaking; "Structure and behaviour: Extending Duverger's Law to the Japanese case"; and editor/co-author Japan Decides The Japanese General Election.
'This book is a masterpiece of Japanese local and multi-level politics in English. In this book, Steven R. Reed argues that studying only central administrations and national-level politics yields a picture of greater rigidity than actually exists Local politics and policymaking in Japan book modern governments.
There is not a simple dichotomy between centralization and local autonomy: many different relationships between levels of government are by: Japan - Japan - Government and society: Japan’s constitution was promulgated in and came into force insuperseding the Meiji Constitution of It differs from the earlier document in two fundamental ways: the principle of sovereignty and the stated aim of maintaining Japan as a peaceful and democratic country in perpetuity.
The emperor, rather than being the embodiment of all. TOKYO -- In policymaking, who leads, the politicians or the bureaucrats.
This is an old question in Japan. It is also a brand-new one. Peek inside the Forward Policy Study Unit of Prime Minister. local autonomy in Japan, and Kyoto politics offer a coalition formula for the national level.
References to broader phenomena, such as democracy, Ninagawa Torazo, the central figure of this book and of Kyoto politics for several postwar decades. Ninagawa emerges from this as more rather than literature on politics and policymaking, Reed.
The changing nature of state and local politics from decidedly elite-directed to elite-challenging modes of political participation has increased the complexity of policy processes leading to multiple and competing perspectives on who has power and influence and how public policy decisions are actually made in state and local : Christopher A.
Simon, Brent S. Steel, Nicholas P. Lovrich. Because budgets, taxes and macroeconomic policy are so central to activities of both the U.S. and Japanese governments, this book, by Japanese and American experts, focuses on the role of. Get this from a library. Local voices, national issues: the impact of local initiative in Japanese policy-making.
[Sheila A Smith;] -- "Local Voices, National Issues represents a new wave of scholarly interest in local politics and center-local relations in Japan.
This interest has been stimulated by. Becoming Apart: National Power and Local Politics in Toyama, By Michael Lewis (Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, ) pp. $ This major work focuses on the experience of one prefecture—Toyama—as a window on the development of center-region relations during the establishment of the modern Japanese nation-state initiated by the Meiji Restoration of Japan Transformed: Political Change and Economic Restructuring.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, E-mail Citation» Using electoral reform in as a critical juncture, this book considers both the “old” politics and economics of the system of LDP dominance and the “new” politics and economics of post-reform Japan.
Are politics local. Why. Where. When. How do we measure local versus national politics. And what are the effects. This book provides answers to these questions, within an explicitly comparative framework, including both advanced and developing by: 3.
The Politics of Attention: How Government Prioritizes Problems. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, An information-processing approach to policymaking.
Mayer, Martin. FED: The Inside Story of How the World’s Most Powerful Financial Institution Drives the Markets. New York: Free Press, Providing comparisons to the United States and Britain, this book examines Japan's postwar consumer protection movement.
Organized largely by and for housewives and spurred by major cases of price gouging and product contamination, the movement led to the passage of basic consumer protection legislation in Read the full-text online edition of Parallel Politics: Economic Policymaking in the United States and Japan ().
Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Parallel Politics: Economic Policymaking in the. Although research on local politics is increasing in Japan, the number of published English books and journal articles is insufficient.
Similar to many developed economies, in Japan local politics is highly contextualized, as it is surrounded by a complicated legal system, as well as its own rules and unique : Yosuke Sunahara.
The Rise of Political Opposition in Japan. a Columbia University professor in the book The Logic of Japanese Politics notes that there were four pillars of policymaking supporting the. Politics and the Policymaking Process 13 This chapter looks more closely at the steps in the policymaking process.
Perhaps more importantly, it looks at how different ideologies shape social wel-fare policy, how people attempt to influence policy, and how governments acquire the funds to support their functions.
Politics intervenes at every step inFile Size: 3MB. The politics of Japan are conducted in a framework of a multi-party bicameral parliamentary representative democratic constitutional monarchy whereby the Emperor is the ceremonial head of state and the Prime Minister is the head of government and the head of the Cabinet, which directs the executive branch.
Legislative power is vested in the National Diet, which consists of the House of Constitution: Constitution of Japan.“politics and administration work best as independent variables, capable of being improved in isolation without endangering or interfering with the other side” (Martin,p.
). The school draws attention to the potential negative consequences of free interaction between politics and .local politics and policymaking helps us elucidate the workings of that public administration and policymaking.
The book is divided into a preface and only six chapters, with the first Political Opposition and Local Politics in Japan (Princeton: Princeton University Press, ).