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Japan's International Relations: Politics, Economics and Security
Part 1: Japan's International Relations: What, Why and How 1. The Significance of Japan's International Relations 2. Explaining Japan's International Relations Part 2: Japan-United States RelationsExpand
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Japan's Contested Constitution: Documents and Analysis
Part 1. Analysis Parchment and politics: Japan's living constitution Introduction 1. Origins 2. Contested constitutionalism: the Cold War decades 3. Normative implications of the constitution 4.Expand
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Global Governance and the World Bank
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"Self-responsibility" and the Nature of the Postwar Japanese State: Risk through the Looking Glass
This article examines the relationship between the postwar Japanese state and the citizen by focusing on how the state has deployed the discourse of "self-responsibility" in recalibrating theExpand
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Japan and the Construction of Asia-Pacific
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Japan's Role in the East Asian Political Economy: From Crisis to Bloc?
The role of Japan in the East Asian political economy has been to gradually reintegrate the region by deploying a range of economic means. Although at the time of the East Asian crisis someExpand
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The Nuclearization of Language: Nuclear Allergy as Political Metaphor
This article explores the role of metaphor in structuring political reality for manipulative purposes. The research is mainly limited to an analysis of nuclear allergy as political metaphor. ThisExpand
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Transposition in Japanese state identities: overseas troop dispatches and the emergence of a humanitarian power?
This article aims to illustrate the trajectory of Japan's security identity transposition. As one of the catalysts in identity transposition, it focuses on the constitutive roles of norms regulatingExpand
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Introduction: the Political Economy of Subregionalism and World Order
The purpose of this book is to fill a lacuna in the empirical literature and to contribute to the theoretical debate on regionalism by bringing together in one volume analyses of the various formsExpand
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