Reinterpretation of Japan's constitution : the limit of Abe's ambitions
Tseng, Henrick Z.
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Japan recently reinterpreted its Constitution to allow for collective defence with its allies. Notwithstanding Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's strong political position the subsequent protests ans decline in Mr Abe's approval rating will likely constrain his efforts to amend the limit placed by the Constitution.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 160-14
Nanyang Technological University