The year 2015 revolved around Prime Minister Abe Shinzō, who led his Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) to a resounding electoral victory in December 2014, thus opening the door for the LDP and its coalition partner Komeito to pass a major revision of Japan’s security policy, despite public outcry and over a fragmented field of opposition parties.
Research Article| February 01 2016
Japan in 2015: More about Abe
Robert J. Pekkanen;
Asian Survey (2016) 56 (1): 34–46.
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Robert J. Pekkanen, Saadia M. Pekkanen; Japan in 2015: More about Abe. Asian Survey 1 February 2016; 56 (1): 34–46. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.1.34
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