12 edition of Japan since 1980 found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Thomas F. Cargill, Reno Takayuki Sakamoto.|
|Series||The world since 1980|
|Contributions||Sakamoto, Takayuki, 1963-|
|LC Classifications||HC462.95 .C37 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9780521856720, 9780521672726|
|LC Control Number||2008027115|
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"Japan Since provides a comprehensive overview of a period that saw the country fall from 'model economy' to one in severe distress and carefully traces the underlying causes as well as the institutional transformation the crisis has engendered.
The strength of the book lies in the fact that it combines economic with political analysis 4/5(1). Get this from a library. Japan since [Thomas F Cargill; Takayuki Sakamoto] -- This text is an analysis of the performance of Japan's economic and political institutions from late s to It explains how Japan's flawed response to economic, political, and technological.
s in Japan Entertainment. The s saw the firm establishment of anime and manga as major forms of entertainment for the Japanese public. Studio Ghibli, arguably the most famous and respected animation studio in Japan, was established by Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata, and Toshio Suzuki in following the success of Miyazaki's Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind.
An analysis of the performance of Japan's economic and political institutions from late s to The authors explain how Japan's flawed response to new economic, political, and technological forces ushered in a lost decade and a half of economic development from Impressive economic performance in the s masked an 'accident waiting to happen' - the collapse in equity and real Cited by: Contemporary Japan: History, Politics and Social Change since the s presents a comprehensive examination of the causes of the Japanese economic bubble in the late s and the socio-political consequences of the recent financial collapse.
Represents the only book to examine in depth the turmoil Japan since 1980 book Japan since Emperor Hirohito died inthe Cold War ended, and the 2/5(1). This comprehensive study of Japanese history since the s has been expanded and updated to include analysis of the cataclysmic earthquake and tsunami of March as well as their aftermath.
The author includes an assessment of the environmental impact of the Fukushima nuclear power station meltdowns and examines its political consequences Reviews: 8.
Most Popular Books Published In Top books published in that people have added on Goodreads. (generated weekly) 1: The Bourne Identity (Jason Bourne, #1) by. Robert Ludlum. Japanese Tales by. Royall Tyler (Goodreads Author) (Translator). Midnight’s Children () is probably the better book, but it was The Satanic Verses that kicked off the largest literary controversy of the s.
The book, based in part on the life of the Islamic Prophet Mohammad, was vehemently protested by some Muslims, and on February 14th,Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the Supreme Leader of Iran.
The best books published during the 's decade ( - ). See also: Most Rated Book By Year Best Fantasy Books of the s Best Mystery Books of the s Best Science Fiction Books of the s Best Books By Century: 21st, 20th, 19th, 18th, 17th, 16th, 15th,14th, 13th, 12th, 11th, 10th, 9th, 8th, 7th, 6th, 5th, 4th Best Books by Decade.
JAPAN SINCE This book tells the story of the performance of Japan’s economic and political institutions starting in the late s through late The authors explain how Japan’s ﬂawed response to new economic, politi-cal, and technological forces, requiring more open markets and political.
Japan's economy was the envy of the world before succumbing to one of the longest-running economic crises in financial history that would come to be known as the Lost Decade. In the s, Japan produced the world's second-largest gross national product (GNP) after the United States and, by the late s, ranked first in GNP per capita worldwide.
The Lost Decade or the Lost 10 Years (失われた十年, Ushinawareta Jūnen) was a period of economic stagnation in Japan from about tocaused by the Japanese asset price bubble's collapse in late From tothe Japanese economy, as measured by GDP, grew only % annually, well below that of other industrialized nations.
The term originally referred to the years. Contemporary Japan: History, Politics and Social Change since the s presents a comprehensive examination of the causes of the Japanese economic bubble in the late s and the socio-political consequences of the recent financial collapse.
Represents the only book to examine in depth the turmoil of Japan since Emperor Hirohito died inthe Cold War ended, and the Reviews: Japan - Japan - Political developments: The LDP continued its dominance of Japanese politics until Its success in steering Japan through the difficult years of the OPEC oil crisis and the economic transition that substituted high-technology enterprises for smokestack industries in the s and ’80s, thereby restoring Japan’s international economic confidence, was not lost on the.
Contemporary Japan: History, Politics, and Social Change since the s presents a comprehensive examination of the causes of the Japanese economic bubble in the late s and the socio-political consequences of the recent financial collapse. Represents the only book to examine in depth the turmoil of Japan since Emperor Hirohito died inthe Cold War ended, and the/5(9).
Contemporary Japan: History, Politics, and Social Change since the s (Blackwell History of the Contemporary World Book 13) - Kindle edition by Kingston, Jeff. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Contemporary Japan: History, Politics, and Social Change since the s Reviews: 8. By Jesse Colombo (This article was written on June 4th, ). In the late s, on the heels of a three-decade long “Economic Miracle,” Japan experienced its infamous “bubble economy” in which stock and real estate prices soared to stratospheric heights driven by a speculative mania.
Japan’s Nikkei stock average hit an all-time high inonly to crash in a spectacular fashion. Japan activated the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade, its first marine unit since World War Two.
They're trained to counter invaders from occupying Japanese islands. The tourist boom in Japan reach unprecedented scale, with a number of yearly visitors counting in millions - inininand million. Inthere were overethnic Koreans resident in Japan.
According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications,South Koreans Koreans (朝鮮人, Chōsen-jin) (those "Koreans" do not necessarily have the North Korean nationality) are registered in History Overview. The modern flow of Koreans to Japan started with the Japan-Korea Treaty of and.
Post-occupation Japan is the period in Japanese history which started after the Allied occupation of Japan that ended in In that time, Japan has established itself as a global economic and political power.
The post-war constitution was enacted on November 3, and became effective May 3, It included Article 9 clause, which restricted Japan from having a military force and.
Japan's second-quarter Gross Domestic Product has posted the biggest contraction since comparable data became available in The yen was a touch weaker on the release, alleviating downside.stability, based on Japan’s experience in the late s.
A look back over Japan’s experience since the late s shows that the emergence and bursting of the bubble played an important role in economic fluctuations in this period.
Gross domestic product (GDP) shrank an annualized % in April-June, government data showed on Monday, marking the biggest decline since