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Author Watanabe, Tsuneo, 1926- author

Title Japan's backroom politics : factions in a multiparty age / Watanabe Tsuneo ; translated with commentary by Robert D. Eldridge
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 281 pages)
Series New studies of modern Japan
New studies of modern Japan.
Contents Introduction : the defeated one : the decline of party politicians -- The backroom : testimonies of party leadership elections -- Popularity : leadership and the people -- Money : the basis for politics -- Factions, part 1 : steps to an administration -- Factions, part 2 : background of leaders -- Multiparty age : undercurrents of the 1967 elections -- The myth of a two-party system : recommendations for a multiparty system -- The end of backroom politics : administrations in a multiparty age
Notes Translation of: Habatsu to tatōka jidai
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Political parties -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Eldridge, Robert D., translator, writer of added commentary
ISBN 0739173901 (electronic bk.)
9780739173909 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ;) (alk. paper)
(paperback;) (alk. paper)
(cloth ;) (alk. paper)
(paperback;) (alk. paper)
Other Titles Habatsu to tatōka jidai. English