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Corrosive erosion: mounting threats to Japan's constitutional Utopia

Jacques Richardson (Partner at Decision + Communication (Consultants), Authon la Plaine, France)

Foresight

ISSN: 1463-6689

Article publication date: 1 June 2004

Abstract

From a forced renunciation in 1946 of war as a tool of international relations, Japan progressed during the next 58 years – first pushed by a former enemy, then entrained by world events and a renewed emergence of nationalism at home – to de facto repudiation of a position of studied neutrality. Armed Japanese troops are today once again present in a theatre of war.

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Citation

Richardson, J. (2004), "Corrosive erosion: mounting threats to Japan's constitutional Utopia", Foresight, Vol. 6 No. 3, pp. 186-190. https://doi.org/10.1108/14636680410547771

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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