★ Negotiating the U.S.-Japan Alliance PDF / Epub ✪ Author Yukinori Komine – E17streets4all.co.uk In recent years the US Japan alliance has marked several anniversaries including 40 years since the 1969 decision on the reversion of Okinawa These occasions have provided crucial opportunities to rea In recent years the US Japan alliance has marked several anniversaries including years since the decision on the reversion of Okinawa These occasions have provided crucial opportunities to reassess the continuing significance of US Japan security and diplomatic relations prompting this investigation into major issues in negotiations between the two countriesThis book is the first comprehensive and comparative analysis of the US and Japanese foreign Negotiating the MOBI :ò policy formulation and implementation processes from to which also explores the long term strategic significance of the US deterrence in East Asia It is based on numerous declassified and previously unused US and Japanese documents oral histories and the author's interviews with former officials The book traces the origins of contemporary security and diplomatic issues back to the US Japan negotiations involving secret arrangements in the reversion of Okinawa Japan's defense build up including the uestion of Japan's nuclear option and US Japan defense cooperation Through a systematic assessment of the behind the scenes discussions Dr Yukinori Komine demonstrates that external security calculations were consistently primary factors in US Japan relations The book concludes by making policy relevant suggestions important for the Pacific CenturyThis book offers crucial contributions to the ongoing debate regarding the increasing need for greater transparency and burden sharing in the US Japan alliance It will appeal to scholars and students of International Relations of the Asia Pacific region East Asia US relations US Politics and Japanese Politics as well as Foreign Policy.
- 258 pages
- Negotiating the U.S.-Japan Alliance
- Yukinori Komine
- 11 September 2015 Yukinori Komine