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Japan, hesitant superpower

Brian Bridges

Japan, hesitant superpower

by Brian Bridges

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Published by Research Institute for the Study of Conflict and Terrorism in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1989-,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1989-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrian Bridges.
    SeriesConflict studies -- 264., Conflict studies -- no. 264.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p., [1] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17787156M

      For Japanese books translated to English, I would highly recommend The Devotion of Suspect X. It is the best detective novel I have ever read. It also provides a preview to Japanese culture. There is a movie version of it but the book has more depth. reply. Reese wrote: Thanks for weighing in! We’ll check it out. Get this from a library! Nippon: new superpower: Japan since [William Horsley; Roger Buckley] -- Accompanying an eight-part television series, this book tells of the transformation of Japan from a humiliated and defeated country in to one of the world's leading commercial and industrial.

      A century ago, Japan submitted a proposal for racial equality in the Treaty of Versailles. The U.S. struck it down. What followed had implications for World War II and Japanese Americans. “A ‘superpower’ is a country that has the capacity to project dominating power and influence anywhere in the world, and sometimes, in more than one region of the globe at a time, and so may.

    Liam Denning reviews “The Accidental Superpower: The Next Generation of American Preeminence and the Coming Global Disorder,” by Peter Zeihan. Japan - Japan - Economic transformation: The Korean War marked the turn from economic depression to recovery for Japan. As the staging area for the United Nations forces on the Korean peninsula, Japan profited indirectly from the war, as valuable procurement orders for goods and services were assigned to Japanese suppliers. The Japanese economy at the return of independence in was in the.


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A very good history if one is headed to Japan and an informative context for viewing Japanese art which were my reasons for picking it up. I enjoyed reading this compelling and well-written book very much.

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China’s pathway to power means more to Japan than any other country. When China rises to the top, Japan is either going to have to submit to their will or get cut out. The book consists of a series of letters and essays written in by various (fictitious) intellectuals and leading figures of the day.

The rise of Japan as the leading superpower of the world is chronicled in detail, examining the relevant economic, cultural, and technological advancements.

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I recommend this book for anyone interested in geopolitics or the way in which geography and population has shaped history and the forms and identities of. So, if Japan can manage to stabilize its population, rewrite their constitution for army expansion and war, and eventually develop weapons of mass destruction, they will sure become a superpower.

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