Democracy without competition in Japan : opposition failure in a one-party dominant state / Ethan Scheiner.

Despite its democratic structure, Japan's government has been dominated by a single party, the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) since 1955. This book offers an explanation for why, even in the face of great dissatisfaction with the LDP, no opposition party has been able to offer itself as a credi...

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Main Author: Scheiner, Ethan, 1968- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
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