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Japan: The economy and society in the ocean of problems Japan: The economy and society in the ocean of problems

Japan: The economy and society in the ocean of problems

General Editor: Dmitry Streltsov
Еditor: Dmitry Streltsov

Vostochnaya literatura

Moskva, 2012, 206 pages

ISBN: 978-5-02-036490-5

The project book is devoted to vital problems of socio-economic development of Japan in the beginning of the second decade of the 21st century. The project reviews the issues of labour shortages and the need for a more flexible immigration policy against the background of aging society, the changes in values of Japanese youth, manifestations of cyberculture, a new approach to the sphere of urban planning, etc. A special attention in the project is paid to analysis of the economic and social consequences of the triple disaster of
March 11, 2011, including the future development of national electric power industry and the emergence of “low-carbon society.” The book is addressed to a wide circle of readers interested in
the problems of contemporary Japan.

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