Japan : the precarious future / edited by Frank Baldwin and Anne Allison.
by Baldwin, Frank [editor.]; Allison, Anne [editor.]; NYU Press [publisher.]; Social Science Research Council (U.S.) [publisher.].Material type: BookSeries: Possible futures series: Publisher: New York : New York University Press, Description: viii, 352 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781479851454; 1479851450; 9781479889389; 1479889385.Subject(s): 2000-2099 | National characteristics, Japanese | Economic history | Forecasting | International relations | National characteristics, Japanese | Social conditions | Politik | Gesellschaft | Wirtschaft | Japan -- Forecasting | Japan -- Social conditions -- 21st century | Japan -- Economic conditions -- 21st century | Japan -- Relations | Japan | JapanDDC classification: 303.4952
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"A joint publication of the Social Science Research Council and New York University Press."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction : Japan's possible futures / Frank Baldwin and Anne Allison -- Demography as destiny : falling birthrates and the allure of a blended society / Sawako Shirahase -- Precarity and hope : social connectedness in postcapitalist Japan / Anne Allison -- Risk and consequences : the changing Japanese employment paradigm / Machiko Osawa and Jeff Kingston -- The future of gender in Japan : work/life balance and relations between the sexes / Ayako Kano -- After Fukushima : veto players and Japanese nuclear policy / Jacques E.C. Hymans -- Japan's megadisaster challenges : crisis management in the modern era / William J. Siembieda and Haruo Hayashi -- Fiscal survival and financial revival : possible futures for the Japanese economy / Saori N. Katada and Gene Park -- Manufacturing in Japan : factories and national policy / Takahiro Fujimoto with Frank Baldwin -- Integrated solutions to complex problems : transforming Japanese science and technology / Masaru Yarime -- Military cooperation and territorial disputes : the changing face of Japan's security policy / Hiroshi Nakanishi -- Economic and strategic leadership in Asia : the rivalry between China and Japan / Claude Meyer -- Possible futures of political leadership : waiting for a transformational prime minister / Ellis S. Krauss and Robert J. Pekkanen -- State power versus individual freedom : Japan's constitutional past, present, and possible futures / Lawrence Repeta and Colin P. A. Jones.