Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-17 - Publisher: Routledge
This classic introduction to the Japanese political system has been revised and updated to take the account of a time of turmoil in the country's political life. It incorporates new coverage of the end of the Koizumi era, the brief and troubled premiership of Abe, and the selection of Fukuda
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-16 - Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
"Dr. Gauld’s collection of case studies is informativeand accessible. I would recommend it as acentral text for a course in comparative healthsystems." Political Studies Review Based upon research from eight countries in the Asia-Pacific – Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan – this book analyses
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-05 - Publisher: Cornell University Press
One World of Welfare offers a systematic, comparative examination of Japan's welfare policies and a critical assessment of previous research. Gregory J. Kasza rejects the view that the Japanese welfare system is unique; he challenges the nearly universal belief that the postwar Japanese state neglected welfare to promote rapid economic
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Policy Press
This title provides a background to the development of post-war social policy in Britain and Japan. It analyses five specific policy areas, looking at the development process of policy and practices, current issues and future directions.