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PUBLIC CHOICE THEORY AND JAPANESE POLITICS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectPolitical Science
Asian Studies
Number & Suffix: 143
Full UC Title: PUBLIC CHOICE THEORY AND JAPANESE POLITICS 
Transcript Title: JAPAN POLITICS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course provides an overview of contemporary Japanese politics via Public (Rational) Choice Theory which emphasizes major political actors such as voters, parliamentarians, special interest groups, and national bureaucrats. This class describes and discusses some of the basic aspects of Japanese politics, currently undergoing a drastic transformation due to societal changes and globalization. Topics include: Public Choice Theory: its strengths and weaknesses, democracy in Japan, party politics, the electoral system and voting participation, and Japan's population issues. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: PUBLIC CHOICE THEORY AND JAPANESE POLITICS 
Partner University Department: SILS - Political Science 
Partner University Course Number: POLX311L