Book Review: Abe's doctrine: Less pacifist? More proactive?
Japan has without doubt implemented major security reforms under the leadership of Prime Minister Abe Shinzō. Less clear perhaps is the direction these reforms are taking the country. Is Abe seeking to move away from Japan’s post-war pacifism and remilitarize instead? Is he turning Japan into a more proactive international player or merely responding to growing regional challenges? Such ambiguities have led to considerable academic debate over Japan’s current strategic trajectory and the nature...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Research Publications|
|Source:||Electronic Journal of Contemporary Japanese Studies|
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