This book provides undergraduate and graduate students with an interdisciplinary compendium written by a number of specialists on contemporary Japan.
It encompasses a range of disciplines in the social sciences and thus will be useful for a variety of courses as well as to anybody interested in learning more about Japan.
Key issues covered in this volume include:
* Rapidly Aging society
* Changing Employment system
* Energy policy-Nuclear and Renewable
* Gender discrimination
* Ethnic minorities
* Trade policy
* Civil society
* Rural Japan
* Post-3.11 Tsunami, earthquake, nuclear meltdown developments
* Sino-Japanese relations
* East Asia’s divisive history
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