Event Schedule Feb. 26 (Mon.) Event1 (10:30a.m.-12:00p.m.) Russia in the US-Japan Alliance? Beyond Chinese and […]

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What Can Politics Do? What Can Religions Do?

David Wessels(Professor, Sophia University)

The purpose of these remarks is to look at international politics and U.S.-Japan relations from the ...

University Research Report

Underwater Robots Acting as Gatekeepers of Lake Biwa’s Environment

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Deciphering North Korea’s Dialog Offensive

Atsuhito Isozaki(Associate Professor, Keio University)

Information necessary for deciphering the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) is woe...


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Japan's Anti-Terrorism Legal Framework and Its Future Direction

Hideyuki Ohsawa(Professor, Keio University)

Japan has not yet experienced international terrorism, this being a frequent occurrence in Europe an...

Research Projects

The aim of this research project is to contribute to the global interdisciplinary scholarship on rec...

Naoyuki Umemori(Professor, Waseda University)

Research Projects

The Trump administration has employed ‘America First’ as its defining electoral and governing slogan...

Takashi Terada(Doshisha University)


2017CSPC: Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress
Miki Kadota, Keio University
Ryu Nagae, The University of Tokyo
Minami Kurokami, Waseda University

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The future of the Japan-U.S. relationship in light of the two nations’ domestic politics

Satoshi Machidori(Professor, Kyoto University)

U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent visit to Japan has ended without major mishaps. The two nations...

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