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Politics in Perspective

Politics in Japan has been in a state of drift in recent years, with there being seven different prime ministers in as many years. This has deprived 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 new 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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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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