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NIMBY politics in Japan

energy siting and the management of environmental conflict

by S. Hayden Lesbirel

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Electric power-plants -- Location -- Japan.,
    • NIMBY syndrome -- Japan.,
    • Energy facilities -- Location -- Environmental aspects -- Japan.,
    • Energy facilities -- Location -- Social aspects -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-181) and index.

      StatementS. Hayden Lesbirel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTK1193.J3 L47 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 187 p. :
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL376232M
      ISBN 100801435374
      LC Control Number98038148


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NIMBY Politics in Japan is the first detailed account in English of energy siting disputes in postwar Japan. Based on an investigation of a hundred conventional and nuclear plants, the book draws on a wide range of local and corporate sources, as well as interviews with participants, to reveal the bargaining processes involved in social choices.

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Japanese communities have also resisted siting decisions for power plantsCited by: Nimby Politics in Japan book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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Japanese communities have also resisted siting decisions for power. NIMBY (an acronym for the phrase "Not In My Back Yard"), or Nimby, is a characterisation of opposition by residents to a proposed development in their local area.

It carries the connotation that such residents are only opposing the development because it is close to them and that they would tolerate or support it if it were built farther away. Mar 01,  · NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) protests are often criticized as parochial and short-lived, generating no lasting influence on broader processes related to environmental politics.

This volume offers a different perspective. Drawing on cases from around the globe, it demonstrates that NIMBY protests, although always arising from a local concern in a particular community, often result in broader.

Book Description: NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) protests are often criticized as parochial and short-lived, generating no lasting influence on broader processes related to environmental politics. This volume offers a different perspective. May 14,  · In the process, The Logic of Japanese Politics not only offers a fascinating picture of Japanese politics and politicians but also provides a framework for understanding Japan's attempts to surmount its present problems, and helps readers gain insight into Japan's tropheesrotary-d1760.com by: Japan's unique kisha (press) club system, its powerful media business organizations, the uses of the media by Japan's wily bureaucrats, and the role of the media in everything from political scandals to shaping public opinion, are among the many subjects of this insightful and provocative book.

Nimby Politics in Japan: Energy Siting and the Management of Environmental Conflict by Hayden Lesbirel.Cornell University Press. ISBN See Item Details Books Express. AVERAGE. Kittery, ME, USA $Price: $ Japanese communities have also resisted siting decisions for power plants, and have often delayed or killed projects for which a legitimate social need exists.\ud \ud NIMBY Politics in Japan is the first detailed account NIMBY politics in Japan book English of energy siting disputes in postwar tropheesrotary-d1760.com: S.

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By connecting people and organizations, we aim to achieve a society in which “all people support one another.”. By The Economic Development Curmudgeon.

By Richard Cowden Introduction People who object to proposed real estate projects are often called NIMBYs (Not in My Backyard), and they can be the bane of economic development planners, elected officials, land owners and construction contractors.

Japan remains the only nation in the world to have experienced the horrors of atomic weaponry at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, but the government initially suppressed public debate on the topic and the. “Having an energy conversation without talking about climate is like talking about smoking and not talking about cancer.” ― Chris Hayes.

The politics of Japan are conducted in a framework of a multi-party bicameral parliamentary representative democratic constitutional monarchy whereby the Emperor is the ceremonial head of state and the Prime Minister is the head of government and the head of the Cabinet, which directs the executive tropheesrotary-d1760.comtution: Constitution of Japan.

Jul 26,  · But with the NIMBY-vs.-YIMBY dynamic overshadowing everything else in housing politics, a mess of ideas and principles are getting glopped into two seemingly opposed buckets.

NIMBY Politics in Japan: Energy Siting and the management of Environmental Conflict. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, Morris-Suzuki, Tessa.

The Technological Transformation of Japan: From the Seventeenth to the. Twenty-First Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Books For Undergraduate Book Report. Lesbirel, S. Hayden. NIMBY Politics in Japan: Energy Siting and the management of Environmental Conflict.

Ithaca: Cornell University Press, Morris-Suzuki, Tessa. The Technological Transformation of Japan: From the Seventeenth to the Twenty-First Century.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Reviews 'Public acceptance is key to the development of the renewable energy we need to meet our climate goals. Simple stereotypes of NIMBY opposition may work in newspaper headlines, but developers and policymakers need a more sophisticated understanding of.

Mar 22,  · Explosions at Japan’s Fukushima-Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Creative Commons/daveeza. I imagine I’m not alone in looking at the apocalyptic images of north-eastern Japan in the last ten days and thinking, I wish I were a doctor of medicine or engineering, not one of history.

Jul 30,  · (Credit: Franco Vogt for Forbes.) Call such irrationality the NIMBY tax--the unnecessary, exorbitant and more and more common cost of getting anything Author: Christopher Helman. Site Fights: Divisive Facilities, NIMBY and Civil Society in Japan and the West Daniel P.

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Here are seven quick facts to get you started on your political journey of discovery. Japan has only had their current political system for 71 tropheesrotary-d1760.com: Meagan Finlay.

May 25,  · The first of these two pieces from the book that I have in mind is a short commentary on the subject that I wrote in Januarywhich first appeared and is still available online at the Nation's website here, where you will find it accompanied by a Youtube clip of an anti-Maglev demonstration.(Much that I say there dovetails with what others wrote about the subject before or after.

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Komeito: Politics and Religion in Japan traces Komeito’s origins in Soka Gakkai and its development into a normal political party – that is, a conventional operator in the Japanese. Inhaber believes there is a way to assuage the fears of an affected community while simultaneously preserving the environment and the people.

This book will be of interest to environmentalists, developers, policymakers, and those in the fields of waste industry, nuclear, and risk analysis. NIMBY (an acronym for the phrase "Not In My Back Yard"), or Nimby, is a pejorative characterization of opposition by residents to a proposal for a new development because it is close to them (or, in some cases, because the development involves controversial or potentially dangerous technology) often with the connotation that such residents believe that the developments are needed in society.

PA The Politics of Public Affairs. Professor Sally J. Kenney. Consensus Building in. Japanese NIMBY Movements. Hitoshi Sakamoto. Abstract. Kingdon’s concept of “bandwagons and tipping” for consensus building is applied to a local case of NIMBY (Not-In-My-BackYard) movements against a proposed nuclear power plant in Japan.

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been overwhelmingly centered on central and northeastern Japan. The notable exception is Timothy George, who used the story of Minamata to highlight the darker side of Japan’s mo-dernity, especially that of postwar high growth: George, Minamata.

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The Japanese government has suggested to China that the countries.His research interests include politics and foreign policy of contemporary Japan and the international relations of the Asia Pacific. Author and editor of one dozen books and numerous scholarly articles, his forthcoming edited book with Takashi Inoguchi is Japanese Politics Today (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, ).