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Japanese security policy formation: assessing the Koizumi revolution

Kersten, Rikki


Since the turn of the century, Japanese security policy seems to have taken a more proactive, assertive turn. To what extent does this new security profile on Japan's part represent fundamental change in terms of security policy formation, security norms and security practice? This article analyses post-9/11 Japanese security policy formation by examining changes to policy-making processes and norms during and after Koizumi's tenure between 2001 and 2006, and assesses whether the Koizumi legacy...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
DOI: 10.1080/10357718.2011.535501


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