VOSSE, Wilhelm M.
フォッセ, ヴィルヘルム M.
所属 国際基督教大学教養学部 アーツ・サイエンス学科 職種 教授
|標題||Governing Insecurity in Japan: The Domestic Discourse and Policy Response|
|著者・共著者||Wilhelm Vosse, Reinhard Drifte, Verena Blechinger-Talcott|
|概要||Since the end of the Cold War, Japan's security environment has changed significantly. While, on the global level, the United States is still Japan's most important security partner, the nature of the partnership has changed as a result of shifting demands from the United States, new international challenges such as the North Korean nuclear programme and the rapid rise of China. At the same time, Japan has been confronted with new, ‘non-traditional’ security threats such as international terrorism, the spread of infectious diseases, and global environmental problems. On the domestic level, demographic change, labour migration, economic decline, workplace insecurity, and a weakening impact of policy initiatives challenge the sustainability of the lifestyle of many Japanese and have led to a heightened sense of insecurity among the Japanese public.|