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Changing Politics in Japan

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ISBN-10: 0801476003

ISBN-13: 9780801476006

Edition: 2010

Authors: Ikuo Kabashima, Gill Steel

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Changing Politics in Japan is a fresh and insightful account of the profound changes that have shaken up the Japanese political system and transformed it almost beyond recognition in the last couple of decades. Ikuo Kabashimaùa former professor who is now Governor of Kumamoto Prefectureùand Gill Steel outline the basic features of politics in postwar Japan in an accessible and engaging manner. They focus on the dynamic relationship between voters and elected or nonelected officials and describe the shifts that have occurred in how voters respond to or control political elites and how officials both respond to, and attempt to influence, voters. The authors return time and again to the theme…    
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Book details

List price: $21.00
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 5/13/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 184
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

List of Figures and Tables
Note on Exchange Rates
Citizens and Elites in the Construction of the LDP System
Party and Voter Dealignment: The LDP System Disintegrates
Changing Media, Changing Politics
Citizens and the Prime Minister
Representation and Policymaking under LDP Administrations in the Post-1955 System
Voters and the Democratic Party of Japan
Afterword: Where to Now?
The National Diet
ASSK Survey Questions and Coding
The Japan Election Study II