TITLE

Peddling a new line

AUTHOR(S)
Butler, Steven
PUB. DATE
July 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/12/93, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how a political earthquake is shaking postwar Japan's foundations. Resignation of Kazuo Aichi from Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP); Prime Minister Kiichi Miyazawa's dissolving of the lower house of Japanese parliament after a series of tactical blunders by LDP leadership; Frustrated attempts to open Japan's economy to foreigners and its political system to reformers; Televised political debates; Loan requests from the LDP; Japan's legendary bureaucrats.
ACCESSION #
9307070134

 

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