Local Voices, National Issues: The Impact of Local Initiative in Japanese Policy-Making

By: Smith, Sheila A., Editor

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xi + 136 pp. IndexMichigan Monograph Series in Japanese Studies umber 31. Glossy white dust jacket with black is clean, minimal shelf wear, book itself has small pencil erasure on first blank, otherwise clean and tight. Very nice copy. The book represents a new wave of scholarly interest in local politics and center-local relations in Japan. Issues include NGOs and local internationalization; the US military bases in Okinawa; calls for reform due to corruption; urban redevelopment politics and policy-making in Omuta, a history of scholarship on local poitics; and the groundwork is prepared for future research by exploring the various relationships between kan and min...; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Title: Local Voices, National Issues: The Impact of Local Initiative in Japanese Policy-Making

Author Name: Smith, Sheila A., Editor

Categories: Philosophy,Social Sciences, History: Asia,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, Univ of Michigan Center for Japanese Studies: 2000

ISBN Number: 0939512041

ISBN Number 13: 9780939512041

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 005042

Keywords: Government Japan; Central Government,