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Date : October 22, 2018

Video report: Japanese Politics and 150th Anniversary of Meiji Restoration (Dr. Yuichiro Shimizu, Professor, Keio University)

post date : 2018.10.23

As this year marks the 150th anniversary of the Meiji Restoration, people within Japan  have been looking back over the major social reforms which were carried out over a short period, and debating the future of Japanese politics.


The FPCJ invited Dr. Yuichiro Shimizu, a professor at Keio University and expert in Japanese politics, modern Japanese history, and oral history, to speak about the Meiji Restoration as the foundation of modern Japan, and how it influenced the structure of and issues existing in Japanese politics.     

The briefing had a total of 18 participants including journalists from Hong Kong, South Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, and Germany.


[Distributed material]181022 150th Anniv. of Meiji Restoration

- Date: October 22 (Mon), 2018
- Briefer: Dr. Yuichiro Shimizu, Professor, Keio University   
- Language: Japanese (with consecutive English interpretation)


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