Accession Number : ADA318124

Title :   Security Studies in Japan: An Overview.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : Shaw, William

PDF Url : ADA318124

Report Date : DEC 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : This study examines organizations inside and outside the Japanese government that conduct research or make policy recommendations on Japanese defense and security policies. It discusses prime ministers study groups, private research institutes, government organs, and organizations within the ruling Liberal Democratic Patty. In the context of imending leadership changes in the Self-Defense Forces and the office of the prime minister, the study concludes with suggestions for further research.

Descriptors :   *NATIONAL SECURITY, *JAPAN, FOREIGN POLICY, CIVIL DEFENSE, LEADERSHIP, INTERNATIONAL POLITICS, GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), THREAT EVALUATION, PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING, NATIONAL DEFENSE.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Civil Defense

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE