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Author Watanabe, Tsuneo, 1926-

Uniform Title Habatsu to tatka jidai. English
Title Japan's backroom politics : factions in a multiparty age / Watanabe Tsuneo ; translated with commentary by Robert D. Eldridge.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource (292 pages).
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series New studies of modern Japan
Note Translation of: Habatsu to tatka jidai.
Includes index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Political parties -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Eldridge, Robert D.
Other Form: Print version: Watanabe, Tsuneo. Japan's backroom politics : factions in a multiparty age. Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2013 x, 280 pages New studies of modern Japan 9780739173893 (DLC) 2013021923
ISBN 9780739186350 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780739173909 (e-book)

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