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Partners for Democracy: Crafting the New Japanese State Under MacArthur

Ray A. Moore and Donald L. Robinson

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195151169
eISBN:
9780199833917
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019515116X.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This book demonstrates that Japan's postwar Constitution has provided a solid foundation for democracy because, contrary to the conventional view that the American Occupation simply “imposed” it, ... More


“Complex and Labyrinthine”: The Structure of Government

Ray A. Moore and Donald L. Robinson

in Partners for Democracy: Crafting the New Japanese State Under MacArthur

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195151169
eISBN:
9780199833917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019515116X.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

In mid‐July, the revision committee turned its attention to the draft's language on the structure of government in Japan's new parliamentary system: the make‐up and powers of the Diet, the “highest ... More


“Broaden and Deepen the Debate”: Fifty Years Without Revision

Ray A. Moore and Donald L. Robinson

in Partners for Democracy: Crafting the New Japanese State Under MacArthur

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195151169
eISBN:
9780199833917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019515116X.003.0023
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Surveys proposals for amending the 1947 Constitution. With the end of the Occupation in 1952, critics were free to propose amendments to the constitution. In its hearings, the Commission on the ... More


Edible Insects and Human Evolution

Julie J. Lesnik

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056999
eISBN:
9780813053776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056999.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In Edible Insects and Human Evolution, Julie Lesnik investigates insects in the human diet from an evolutionary perspective. In May of 2013, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization ... More


Conversion

Owen Chadwick

in The Early Reformation on the Continent

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269021
eISBN:
9780191600470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269021.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The Reformation transformed the idea of ‘conversion’, seeing it as a moment of perceiving the truth and a transformation of the soul, shown in the overwhelming perception of new truth followed by the ... More


Three Sixteenth-Century Dietaries

Joan Fitzpatrick

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780719081132
eISBN:
9781526128324
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081132.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Early modern dietaries are prose texts recommending the best way to maintain physical and psychological well-being. This modern spelling edition is the first to make available to a modern audience ... More


Reconstruction and Resurgence, 1648–1705: the Reich Under Ferdinand III And Leopold I

Joachim Whaley

in Germany and the Holy Roman Empire: Volume II: The Peace of Westphalia to the Dissolution of the Reich, 1648-1806

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693078
eISBN:
9780191732256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693078.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Against the traditional view that the Reich declined after the Peace of Westphalia, this section argues that Ferdinand III and Leopold I forged a viable synthesis of German monarchy and German ... More


Between Reaction and Revolution (1820–1830)

W. H. ZAWADZKI

in A Man of Honour: Adam Czartoryski as a Statesman of Russia and Poland 1795–1831

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203032
eISBN:
9780191675676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203032.003.0013
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses the political unrest that swept across much of western and southern Europe. At the opening of the second session of the Polish Diet, Alexander warned the Poles against ... More


Monarchy at the Crossroads: King and Revolution, 1847–1848

David E. Barclay

in Frederick William IV and the Prussian Monarchy 1840–1861

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204305
eISBN:
9780191676192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204305.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the wake of growing public dissent in Prussia, Frederick William IV had to agree to become a constitutional king and to accept certain constitutional limitations on his power. He also had to agree ... More


Luther's Lives: Two Contemporary Accounts of Martin Luther

Ralph Keen and Thomas D. Frazel

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719061042
eISBN:
9781781700358
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719061042.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book presents a contemporary, eyewitness account of the life of Martin Luther translated into English. Johannes Cochlaeus (1479–1552) was present in the great hall at the Diet of Worms on April ... More


The Fashionable Ideal: Looking Like a Model

Elizabeth A. Wissinger

in This Year's Model: "Fashion, Media, and the Making of Glamour"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780814794180
eISBN:
9780814794197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814794180.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, I explore the significance of increasingly stringent and exigent dieting, exercise, and surgery advice from the 1970s onward, highlighting how self-altering practices were cast as a ... More


Introductory Chapter

YUJI IWASAWA

in International Law, Human Rights, and Japanese Law: The Impact of International Law on Japanese Law

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198259121
eISBN:
9780191681905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198259121.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter discusses that there used to be little known about the relationship between Japanese law and international law outside of Japan until just recently. Except for a few famous cases, ... More


The Treaty-Making Process in Japan

YUJI IWASAWA

in International Law, Human Rights, and Japanese Law: The Impact of International Law on Japanese Law

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198259121
eISBN:
9780191681905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198259121.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter discusses the relationship between international law and Japanese law through the Japanese experience, particularly Japan's treaty-making process, with emphasis upon the mostly ... More


Japan The Competition Law System and the Country’s Norms

Harry First and Tadashi Shiraishi

in The Design of Competition Law Institutions: Global Norms, Local Choices

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199670048
eISBN:
9780191744341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670048.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Competition Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the history, institutional structure, mandate, procedural characteristics, and agency performance of Japan's competition law system. Japan's Anti-Monopoly Act (AMA) was ... More


Japan: A War over History and Memory

Takashi Yoshida

in The Making of "The Rape of Nanking": History and Memory in Japan, China, and the United States

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195180961
eISBN:
9780199869633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195180961.003.0011
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines the history and memory of the Nanjing Massacre in Japan from 1989 to the present. The end of the Cold War, Hirohito's death, the loss of conservative dominance in politics, the ... More


Disjoined Cabinets—Act II: Twisted Diets and Lost Leadership Opportunity, 2006–2013

Brian Woodall

in Growing Democracy in Japan: The Parliamentary Cabinet System since 1868

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813145013
eISBN:
9780813145327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813145013.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter focuses on the cabinets that occupied Japan’s executive helm from September 2006 through late 2013. During this period, the difficulties of dealing with “Twisted Diets” – in which the ... More


Simple Heuristics for Deciding What to Eat

M. Todd Peter and L. Minard Sara

in The Interdisciplinary Science of Consumption

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027670
eISBN:
9780262325387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027670.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

How do people decide what, and how much, to eat? There is considerable evidence that many of our food decisions are made mindlessly, without our awareness (Wansink, 2006); but even when we do ... More


Drastic Changes

Maria Ågren

in Domestic Secrets: Women and Property in Sweden, 1600-1857

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833209
eISBN:
9781469604589
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898451_agren.9
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter describes how the members of the Swedish Diet spent much time and energy on discussing large-scale legal reform. In particular, they were engaged in family law and in whether or not an ... More


Poisoned Science

Philippe Grandjean

in Only One Chance: How Environmental Pollution Impairs Brain Development -- and How to Protect the Brains of the Next Generation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199985388
eISBN:
9780199346233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199985388.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The first human disaster due to environmental pollution happened in Minamata, Japan, in the 1950s. Hundreds of children were born mentally retarded because of exposures through contaminated local ... More


Food for Thought: Isotopic Evidence for Dietary and Weaning Practices in a Byzantine Urban Monastery in Jerusalem

Lesley A. Gregoricka and Susan G. Sheridan

in Bioarchaeology and Behavior: The People of the Ancient Near East

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813042299
eISBN:
9780813043449
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042299.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Stable carbon and nitrogen isotopes from skeletal remains were utilized in reconstructing dietary and weaning practices for the adults (n=54) and children (n=56) interred at St. Stephen's monastery ... More


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