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Japan"s role in Asia

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Published by Times Academic Press in Singapore .
Written in English

  • Asia,
  • Japan,
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Financial crises -- Asia.,
    • Asia -- Foreign economic relations -- Japan.,
    • Japan -- Foreign economic relations -- Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLim Hua Sing.
      ContributionsLim, Hua Sing.
      LC ClassificationsHF1583.Z4 L56 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 290 p. :
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL150161M
      ISBN 109812101527
      LC Control Number99912723

      Summary. Japan's Foreign Relations in Asia has been specifically designed to introduce students to Japan’s foreign relations in Asia since , a period in which there have been dramatic developments in Japan, including the reinterpretation of the Constitution and expanded US–Japan defence cooperation. The geopolitical dynamics and implications of these new developments are profound and. The World at War: Economic Background. While the United States was still struggling to emerge from the Great Depression at the end of the s, and would do so partly because of the war, Japan had emerged from its own period of depression, which had begun in , by the mids.   Japan's birthrate has dropped to a historic level, the lowest since data gathering began in That's what The Japan Times has reported, citing government figures released Friday. For years. In exploring the theme of how Japan is confronted by the problem of reconcling its relations with Asia with pursuing a global role in unchartered post-Cold War waters, makes a lucid and scholarly contribution to the debate about Japan's place in a world which it has helped to shape through its economic performance and example.

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The influence and involvement of Japan in the economic development of these countries is examined, especially with regard to investment, development aid, trade frictions and non-tariff barriers.

In this book, Edward J. Lincoln analyzes the major economic changes that occurred in Japan during the s, including macroeconomic shifts, financial deregulation, yen appreciation, rising labor. Japan's New Security Role in Asia by Ted Galen Carpenter As Japan shows increasing signs of playing a more vigorous political and security role in.

The depiction of Japan's role in Asia was rather simplistic and didn't seem to probe the issue as much as one would hope from a book on this topic. It also seemed to really closely adhere to the "standard" analysis of Japan without really problematizing the country and its role in the way that many contemporary texts do these days.1/5(1).

Book Description. Japan's Foreign Relations in Asia has been specifically designed to introduce students to Japan’s foreign relations in Asia sincea period in which there have been dramatic developments in Japan, including the reinterpretation of the Constitution and expanded US–Japan defence cooperation.

The geopolitical dynamics and implications of these new developments are. Earlier editions of this text have appeared under the title Japan's Role in ASEAN: Issues and Prospects Distributed in the US by ISBS.

Annotation © Book News, Inc., Portland, OR Annotation © Book News, Inc., Portland, ORPages: The first panel discussion looked at Japan’s role as a leader in Southeast Asia and how the nation is navigating China’s economic growth, and the second panel focused on Japan’s role as a.

The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC, holds a forum on Japan's role as a regional and global leader and its partnership with the U.S.

going forward. Geographically, this area incldes Russia (far east), North Korea, Mongolia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar. In this paper, I will mainly discuss the economic role of is very difficult to obtain reliable statistics on these countries and the economic weight of these countries seems to be small;therefore, I have elected to exclude these countries from the definition of Asia.

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Japan’s UN membership. Having just started its two-year term as a non-permanent member of the Security Council, Japan’s involvement in the UN is. Japan's Peace-Building Diplomacy in Asia: Seeking a More Active Political Role (Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series Book 11) - Kindle edition by Lam Peng Er.

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During the past decade, Japan has been at the center of global trade tensions because of its huge and sustained trade and current account surpluses, which make it Japans role in Asia book world's largest creditor nation.

Despite foreign, especially U.S., pressures to reduce its surpluses and articulate a new global role for Japan, the Japanese government has yet to rise to the challenge. His previous Brookings books include Arthritic Japan (), Troubled Times: U.S.-Japan Trade Relations in the s (), Japan's New Global Role (), and Japan's Unequal Trade ().

There were two major places where World War II took place. These places are sometimes called theaters of war. One theater of World War II was in Europe, the other was in the Pacific. The Pacific theater of war included Japan, China, Korea, the Philippines, and many more islands and countries in Southeast Asia.

Understanding Japan’s Role in Securing the Western Pacific Lt. Col. Peter D. Fromm, U.S. Army, Retired The U.S. military must ensure its bilateral alliance with Japan progresses in a way that considers Japanese sensitivities and enhances Japan’s role in the East Asian security community.

Released just before the Osaka summit hosted by Japan in Novemberthis book looks closely at Japan's interests in APEC and its relations with countries in the region. It provides an intellectual framework for the future evolution of APEC itself and for Japan's role in that institution.

Since the early s, the postwar Asia-Pacific security order and system of bilateral alliances centered on the United States have been a core determinant of Japan’s security and foreign policy tr Proactive Stabilizer: Japan's Role in the Asia-Pacific Security Order - by CWP Alum Adam P.

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In Julyamid mounting public clamor for "a change in the political current," Kakuei Tanaka became Prime Minister of Japan.

He pledged a policy of "resolution and action." Two months later, in the course of a five-day visit to China, Tanaka turned Japan's China policy completely by: 1. With its close ties to the U.S. nuclear sector, and as nuclear power continues to rapidly grow in Asia even after the March Fukushima accident, Japan can play.

But historians and military experts say that today’s leaders in Japan looking at an expanded role overseas for the SDF can learn much from it.

“The Japanese were highly efficient. Pacific War, major theatre of World War II that covered a large portion of the Pacific Ocean, East Asia, and Southeast Asia, with significant engagements occurring as far south as northern Australia and as far north as the Aleutian Islands.

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A key force behind APEC, he argues, is a potential "fusion" of Asia-Pacific civilizations propelled by the region s dynamic economic integration. During the early Cold War as well as its later stages, Japan occupied a distinct role vis-à-vis its Western allies and Communist enemies.

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Three major economies in East Asia—China, Japan, and South Korea—account for roughly 20 percent of the world’s population and 20 percent of the world’s GDP. Generations of hard work and sacrifice have made this region’s “economic miracle” a role model for many other nations.

Saburo Ienaga was a high-school teacher during the war and a university professor afterward; he got into trouble with the authorities for trying to bring some balance to the high-school history texts in the and s, when the Cold War and the end of the U.S. occupation allowed the schools to gloss Japan's role in World War II.

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