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By Bhubhindar Singh

Since the tip of the chilly struggle, there was an important switch in eastern defense coverage, as Japan’s defense identification has shifted from a peace country, to a global nation. during this publication, Bhubhindar Singh argues that from the Nineties onwards, the japanese defense policymaking elite famous that its previous method of safety coverage which was once motivated by way of the peace-state safety identification used to be now not applicable. really, as a member of the overseas group, Japan needed to carve out a accountable function in neighborhood and foreign defense affairs, which required better emphasis at the position of the army in Japan’s defense coverage.


To discover the switch in Japan’s safeguard identification and its linked defense behaviour, this e-book contrasts the 3 parts that outline and form jap protection coverage: Japan’s belief (or definition) of nationwide safeguard; the country’s contribution, in army phrases, to neighborhood and foreign affairs; and the adjustments to the protection coverage regime liable for the protection coverage formula. extra, it seeks to problem the dominant realist interpretation of eastern defense coverage by way of adopting an identity-based process and displaying how when realist debts thoroughly seize the trajectory of jap post-Cold warfare safeguard coverage, they fail to give an explanation for the underlying explanations of the swap in jap safety behaviour within the post-Cold conflict period.


This publication is a vital addition to the present literature on jap defense coverage, and may be of significant use to scholars and students attracted to jap and Asian politics, in addition to defense stories and diplomacy extra greatly.

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