The State and Labor in Modern Japan

 
The State and Labor in Modern Japan by Sheldon Garon
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Published: 
March, 1990
ISBN: 
978-0520068384
Publisher: 
University of California Press

In this meticulously researched study, Sheldon Garon examines the evolution of Japan's governmental policies toward labor from the late nineteenth century to the present day, and he substantially revises prevailing views which depict relations between the Japanese state and labor simply in terms of suppression and mutual antagonism.

Fields: 
Area of Interest: 
Labor History
Period: 
19th Century
20th Century
21st Century
Region: 
Asia