The enigma of Japanese power: people and politics in a stateless nation

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A.A. Knopf, 1989 - Business & Economics - 496 pages
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A full-scale examination of the inner workings of Japan's political and industrial system. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Review: The Enigma of Japanese Power: People and Politics in a Stateless Nation

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Journalist Karel van Wolferen makes a compelling case for the argument that there is virtually no one in control of the Japanese state: it's ruling elite consists of administrators who jockey for ... Read full review

Review: The Enigma of Japanese Power: People and Politics in a Stateless Nation

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This book definitely answered a lot of questions on the Japanese culture and people that I had in my head. Mostly what it describes is a combination between an autocratic bureaucracy and a cult that ... Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments
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The neglected role of power
17
The System
43
Copyright

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