Japan's Foreign Policy Since 1945, 1st Edition

  • Kevin Cooney
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  • ISBN-10: 0765621592
  • ISBN-13: 9780765621597
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 297 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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This eBook provides a detailed and up-to-date assessment of Japan's foreign policy since 1945, including policy options and choices that Japan faces in the 21st century.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
List of Figures and Illustrations.
List of Acronyms and Terms.
Map: Disputed Kurile Islands/Northern Territories.
Administrative Map of Japan.
Half Title Page.
1: Introduction: The Story of Japan after World War II.
2: The Legacy of the Occupation: An "Abnormal" Foreign Policy.
3: The Gulf War Requires Change.
4: Theoretically Speaking: Realism and Alternative Security.
5: Foreign-Policy Restructuring in Japan.
6: Planning for Japan's Future Security.
7: The "Myth" of Gaiatsu: How Japan Views Its Place in the World.
8: Triangulating Politics: America, China, and Japan.
9: Where Is Japan Going?.
Appendix A: Partial List of Elites Interviewed.
Appendix B: The Constitution of Japan, 3 November 1946.
Discussion Questions.
About the Author.