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Author Carlson, Matthew, 1972- author

Title Political corruption and scandals in Japan / Matthew M. Carlson and Steven R. Reed
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 191 pages)
Contents Understanding corruption in Japanese politics -- Scandals in early postwar Japan, 1948-1978 -- Scandals and reform, 1979-2001 -- Scandals and reform, 2002-2016 -- Bureaucratic corruption and political scandals -- Sex and campaign finance scandals -- Election law violations as political corruption
Summary Combining history with comparative politics, Matthew M. Carlson and Steven R. Reed take on political corruption and scandals, and the reforms designed to counter them, in post-World War II Japan. Political Corruption and Scandals in Japan makes sense .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 28, 2018)
Subject Political corruption -- Japan -- History.
Scandals -- Japan -- History.
Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Reed, Steven R., 1947- author
LC no. 2017031399
ISBN 1501715674 (electronic book)
9781501715679 (electronic book)
(hardcover) (alkaline paper)