Japanese media under siege

Jeff Kingston (Temple University) critiques media freedom in Japan.

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Japanese media under siege

Japn's indispensible man

In this article, Michael Cucek (Temple University) examines the increasingly powerful role of the Chief Cabinet Secretary in Japanese politics.

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Japn's indispensible man

Has Abenomics fizzled out?

Kazuo Ueda from The University of Tokyo reevaluates Japan's 'Abenomics' agenda.

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Has Abenomics fizzled out?

Accommodating youth and women in a silver democracy

Nobuhiro Aizawa from Kyushu University discusses the divide between marginalised groups and mainstream politics in Japan.

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Accommodating youth and women in a silver democracy

Japan Update 2016

The fourth annual Japan Update will take place on Wednesday 21 September 2016. This year's theme is 'Reinventing Japan'.

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Japan Update 2016

Can Japan's opposition parties compete?

Japan will hold its upper house elections on 10 July. Corey Wallace explains what the elections mean for Prime Minister Abe and the newly realigned opposition.

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Can Japan's opposition parties compete?

The Australia - Japan Research Centre

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Australia and Japan in the Region Forum

Volume 4, Number 12,
December 2016

Japanese media under siege
By Jeff Kingston

Volume 4, Number 11,
November 2016

Japn's indispensible man
By Michael Cucek

Volume 4, Number 10,
October 2016

Has Abenomics fizzled out?
By Kazuo Ueda

Volume 4, Number 9,
September 2016

Accommodating youth and women in a silver democracy
By Nobuhiro Aizawa

Volume 4, Number 8,
July 2016

Reforming Japan’s greying agricultural sector
By Patricia L. Maclachlan and Kay Shimizu

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