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Politics in Perspective

Politics in Japan has been in a state of drift in recent years, depriving the nation of the leadership it needs to overcome two decades of economic stagnation and to confront the challenges of a dramatically transforming world. This series sheds light on the factors that have caused this crisis and examines the major issues facing Japanese politics today.

The Komeito’s Curious Journey

The Komeito’s Curious Journey

Yakushiji, Katsuyuki

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Abe’s Choice: Nationalism or Pragmatism

Abe’s Choice: Nationalism or Pragmatism

Watanabe, Tsuneo ( –2017.3)

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Election Misconceptions

Election Misconceptions

Tuke, Victoria

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Political Tailspin

Political Tailspin

Yakushiji, Katsuyuki

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Restoring Political Stability

Restoring Political Stability

Kato, Hideki (2006.04-2012.06)

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