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Democracy in Occupied Japan: The U.S. Occupation and Japanese Politics and Society Mark Caprio

Democracy in Occupied Japan: The U.S. Occupation and Japanese Politics and Society

Mark Caprio

Published February 2nd 2007
ISBN : 9780415415897
Hardcover
245 pages
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This volume examines the legacies of the US occupation on Japanese politics and society, and discusses the long-term impact of the occupation on contemporary Japan. It focuses on two central themes - democracy and the interplay of US-initiatedMoreThis volume examines the legacies of the US occupation on Japanese politics and society, and discusses the long-term impact of the occupation on contemporary Japan. It focuses on two central themes - democracy and the interplay of US-initiated reforms and Japans endogenous drive for democratization and social justice.