TITLE

Rethinking an Alliance

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);9/21/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 11, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this column the author focuses on the relationship between the U.S. and Japanese governments. The author states that there are genuine problems in regard to the U.S.-Japan alliance and they need to be taken seriously. The author discusses the Democratic Party of Japan's (DPJ's) desire for greater autonomy from the U.S., how globalization and the global financial crisis of 2008-2009 has changed the two country's relationship, and the cultural changes in Japan.
ACCESSION #
44281439

 

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