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06
Dec
2016

Professor Jenny Corbett announced as ANU Japan Institute Director

The ANU Japan Institute’s Executive Committee is pleased  to announce Professor Jenny Corbett as the new Japan Institute Director, beginning December 2016.

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23
Sep
2016

The crowning of Priyanka Yoshikawa as Miss Japan has sparked further debate in the country about identity and race

The crowning of Priyanka Yoshikawa as Miss Japan has sparked further debate in the country about identity and race, Carol Hayes writes.  

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20
Sep
2016

Weak opposition is a cancer in Japan’s political system

Weak opposition is a cancer in Japan’s political system 18 September 2016 Author: Gerald Curtis, Columbia University

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20
Sep
2016

Can Japan make its presence felt in Africa?

Can Japan make its presence felt in Africa? 17 September 2016 Authors: Brittany Morreale, University of Adelaide and Purnendra Jain, University of Adelaide

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05
Sep
2016

Japanese companies need to get women on board

Japanese companies need to get women on board 1 September 2016 Author: Masayuki Morikawa, RIETI

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05
Sep
2016

Closing the gender gap in Japan

Closing the gender gap in Japan 1 August 2016 Author: Vera Mackie, University of Wollongong

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05
Sep
2016

Reforming Japan’s greying agricultural sector

Reforming Japan’s greying agricultural sector 19 August 2016 Authors: Patricia L. Maclachlan, University of Texas, and Kay Shimizu, University of Pittsburgh

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05
Sep
2016

ANU scholars awarded Japanese Foreign Minister's Commendations

Dr Carol Hayes, Deputy Director of ANU Japan Institute, and Dr Peter Hendriks, ANU Deputy Dean of Students, have recently been awarded the Japanese Foreign Minister's Commendations for 2016.

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25
Jul
2016

Can Abe revise Japan’s peace constitution?

Can Abe revise Japan’s peace constitution? 24 July 2016 Author: Ben Ascione, ANU

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25
Jul
2016

How likely is constitutional change in Japan?

How likely is constitutional change in Japan? 23 July 2016 Author: Walter Hamilton, Sydney

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