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Elguena V. Molodiakova. Japan: Conservators' Total Victory. Selected Writings 2000-2016 Elguena V. Molodiakova. Japan: Conservators' Total Victory. Selected Writings 2000-2016
Elguena V. Molodiakova. Japan: Conservators' Total Victory. Selected Writings 2000-2016 Elguena V. Molodiakova. Japan: Conservators' Total Victory. Selected Writings 2000-2016

Elgena Molodyakova

Elguena V. Molodiakova. Japan: Conservators' Total Victory. Selected Writings 2000-2016


Еditor: Elena Katasonova
Editor-compilator: Vassili Molodiakov

Institut vostokovedeniya RAN

Moskva, 2017, 448 pages

ISBN: 978-5-89282-745-4

About the Author
Elguena V. Molodiakova (1937-2016). Russian Japanologist. Graduated from Moscow State University, Institute of Oriental Languages (currently Institute of Afro-Asian Studies), 1960. Ph.D., LL.D. (History). For half a century from 1965 worked at Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Oriental Studies as Research Fellow, Head of Japanese Studies Center, Deputy Director. Editor-in-Chief of “Yearbook of Japanese Studies” by Russian Academy of Sciences (2000-2016), Professor of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO-University) etc. Field of studies was extremely broad, from post-war Japanese party politics to religion and traditional culture. Authored more than 200 publication in Russian.

Contents

Vitaly V. Naumkin. Preface
Irina L. Timonina. Japan as Destiny and Mission: Life and Works of Prof. Elguena V. Molodiakova
I
Japanese Political System: Factors and Prospects of Evolution
Liberal Democratic Party of Japan – Dominant Party in Democratic Country 
Election of National Leader in Contemporary Japan: the Case of Koizumi Jun'ichiro
Fukuda Yasuo Returns
Old and New Problems of Liberal Democrats
Democratic Party of Japan: Road to Power
Three Prime Ministers and Three Years of Democratic Administration
Abe Shinzo – New Old Prime Minister
Abe Shinzo's Diplomatic Agenda for Asia Pacific
Japan and India: Focus on Strategic Partnership
Road to Conservators' Total Victory
«Problem of Yasukuni Shrine»: To Be Continued
The Constitution of Japan: Process of Revision to be Started
Right Populist Party: Japanese Variant
Prime Minister Hashimoto Ryutaro: Japan and Russia Have No Way Back (uncompleted article)
II
Historical Dynamics of Japanese Civilization
Traditional Values in the Political Phylosophy of Japanese Ruling Elite: Factors of Continuity
Historical Continuity: the Case of Showa Emperor
Japan's Place and Role in G7 Group
Religious Situation in Japan: Constant Basis and Changing Elements
Tolerance of Inter-Confessional Relations and Japanese Perception of Islam
National Education System in Contemporary Japan
Machizukuri in the Social Life of Contemporary Japan
Japanese Colonial Policy: View from Russia
Interview: Living with Japan
Bibliography of Prof. Elguena V. Molodiakova
Index

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