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    • The Japanese Financial Diplomacy in the Globalising International Financial Regime 

      Kawanishi, Osamu (Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Cambridge, 2017-11-01)
      For the Japanese government, financial diplomacy has been always influenced by international economic and political changes that have altered the course of their policy actions. In the Plaza and Louvre Accord era in the ...
    • Japanese historic “timescapes”: An anthropological approach 

      Steger, Brigitte (Brill, Brill, 2017-01-01)
      In this article, I propose a methodology to investigate “timescapes” in Japanese history from an anthropological perspective by analyzing historical sources on social activities, more specifically on sleeping and napping. ...
    • Japanese Innovation Strategy and the Aquisition of UK Information Technology Firms 

      Minshall, Timothy Herbert Warren (1997-07-01)
      Corporate acquisitions can provide an effective mechanism for maintaining growth in conditions of technological uncertainty, but typically suffer very high failure rates. This thesis presents a resource-based framework for ...
    • Japanese toilets 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2006-03-07)
      Filming in a Japanese toilet
    • Lectures on special topics in legal anthropology 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2008-03-10)
      Four lectures on aspects of legal anthropology. The first on law and justice in Japan; the second on moral panics and terrorism; the third on foundations and history of legal anthropology (part one); the fourth on the same ...
    • Making Sake 

      Macfarlane, Alan (2004-07-29)
      Sake is a drink of both commerical and ceremonial significance in Japan. In one of the oldest and most prestigious sake factories, near Kyoto, some stages on the process are shown and some of the consequences of sake ...
    • Men and Masculinities in the Changing Japanese Family 

      Umegaki, Hiroko (2017-11-01)
      The shifting topography of contemporary Japanese society is engendering a significant reorientation of men’s family relations. However, exactly how Japanese men are adapting to these broad-based trends, including parent-child ...
    • What is new in the new industrial policy? A manufacturing systems perspective 

      O’Sullivan, Eoin; Andreoni, Antonio; López-Gómez, Carlos; Gregory, Mike (Oxford University Press, 2013-11-02)
      This paper explores the recent evolution of manufacturing-related policies in leading OECD economies—Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States. A novel framework, the industrial policy matrix, is introduced ...
    • Yukichi Fukuzawa and the Making of the Modern World 

      Macfarlane, Alan (Palgrave, 2002)