日本語

Course Code etc
Academic Year 2023
College University-wide Liberal Arts Courses (Comprehensive Courses)
Course Code 多彩な学び/主題別
Theme・Subtitle 日本の政府、議会、政党、官僚組織、利益集団、市民の政治意識について学ぶ
(Introduction to the study of the Japanese government system, parliament, political parties, bureaucracy, interest groups and public opinions)
Class Format Face to face (all classes are face-to-face)
Campus Ikebukuro
Semester Fall semester
DayPeriod・Room Thu.1・6208
Credit 2
Course Number CMP2200
Language Japanese
Notes 法学部所属学生随意科目(卒業要件単位に含むことはできない)
Text Code FB111

【Course Objectives】

The course examines the policy-making process, party politics, elections, bureaucracy, the relationship between politics and the economy, and public opinion, and discusses issues that are important for understanding contemporary Japanese politics.

【Course Contents】

The course will review basic knowledge of the political roles of the cabinet, parliament, bureaucracy, interest groups and citizens' political movements in contemporary Japan, and then discuss the legitimacy of power and the effectiveness of democracy. Comparisons with other countries will also be considered. Students will be asked to read assigned literature and actively participate in class discussions.

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