Who Killed the Model Family?

Unintended Consequence of Work and Family Policies in Japan

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Prof. Keiko Hirao's featured guest contribution offers a in-depth analysis of the demise of the "traditional" Japanese family model and its political implications. Our guest author also outlines contemporary political and societal changes that led to Japan's socio-political predicament of female misrepresentation in politics, the work force, and the private sector.


Japan, December 14, 2016