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modernization of the economy and postwar expansion

Yamamoto, Noboru

modernization of the economy and postwar expansion

by Yamamoto, Noboru

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Published by International Society for Educational Information in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-1989.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Noboru Yamamoto.
      SeriesChanging Japan ;, no. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC462.9 .Y2544
      The Physical Object
      Pagination81 p. :
      Number of Pages81
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5243982M
      LC Control Number75315717

      the celerity of Japan s postwar economic growing has been a slightly singular exclusion in modern economic history. Japan s postwar and past development record along with some jobs it has overcome throughout the continuance were definite factors taking toward it s economic success today, and this new industrialisation has brought on some new jobs of today. Investigations of how the global Cold War shaped national scientific and technological practices in fields from biomedicine to rocket science. The Cold War period saw a dramatic expansion of state-funded science and technology research. Government and military patronage shaped Cold War technoscientific practices, imposing methods that were project oriented, team based, and subject to national.

      The economic stimulus provided by large-scale public spending for World War II helped get it started. Two basic middle-class needs did much to keep it going. The number of automobiles produced annually quadrupled between and A housing boom, stimulated in part by easily affordable mortgages for returning servicemen, fueled the expansion. In postwar France, economic planning worked to enlarge France's economic base and pave way for industrial expansion and more flexible economic planning with govt, management and labor all participating. Became part of French way of life. BY , production had reached 1 1/2 times the level. Over the period to it tripled.

      economy versus 41% who didn’t and 31% who said it would make no difference. A more recent CNN poll in found that while the majority of people (71%) thought the spending in Iraq had hurt the economy, over a quarter of respondents (28%) still thought it didn’t have any impact on America’s economic File Size: 1MB. Modernization Theory Of The Post War Years; post-war environment contributed to the emergence of the predominant American sociological and economic theory of the post-war years: modernization theory. Though many new theories have emerged since the development of modernization theory, of which Walt Whitman Rostow was one of the leading.


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Modernization of the economy and postwar expansion by Yamamoto, Noboru Download PDF EPUB FB2

The modernization of the Japanese economy --ecoomic growth after world war II --special features of the Japanese economy --Japan's economy and the world economy. Series Title: Changing Japan, no.

Responsibility: by Noboru Yamamoto. Main article: Japanese post-war economic miracle After Japan's economy recovered from the war damage and began to boom, with the fastest growth rates in the world.

[ 21 ] Given a boost by the Korean War, in which it acted as a major supplier to the UN force, Japan's economy embarked on a prolonged period of extremely rapid growth, led by the manufacturing sectors.

"Inglehart's new book analyzes the most encompassing dataset on political values and orientations ever collected, in order to assess cultural theories of political and economic change.

His well-understood (and subtly reinterpreted) version of modernization theory will. The book is organized as follows: It begins with an overview of the postwar Japanese economy, using data to highlight historical changes.

The four major economic issues in the postwar Japanese economy (economic restoration, rapid economic growth, the bubble economy and current topics) are addressed, with particular focus on the meaning of Cited by: 3. In his book 'Postwar' Tony Judt describes in sometimes excruciating detail, the economic, social and political changes as well as the reasons for the changes in all the countries of Europe.

The work is probably most valuable as a reference on subjects such as for example; the fall of communism, the effect of the transistor radio on 's youth Cited by: Russian economic development and the principal task of Russian governments.

This task, which may be described as that of “modernization in order to catch up”, was first articulated by Peter the Great () whose celebrated economic and technological changes were achieved thanks to a policy of borrowing from the West. The expansion begins with the opening of the New York State Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences in downtown Brooklyn.

Created through new state legislation, the institute trains technicians and other specialists for the postwar economy. Many Americans feared that the end of World War II and the subsequent drop in military spending might bring back the hard times of the Great Depression.

But instead, pent-up consumer demand fueled exceptionally strong economic growth in the post-war period. The automobile industry successfully converted back to producing cars, and new industries such as aviation and electronics Author: Mike Moffatt. The post–World War II economic expansion, also known as the golden age of capitalism and the postwar economic boom or simply the long boom, was a broad period of worldwide economic expansion beginning after World War II and ending with the – recession.

The United States, Soviet Union, Western European and East Asian countries in particular experienced unusually high. The Postwar Economy: As the Cold War unfolded in the decade and a half after World War II, the United States experienced phenomenal economic growth.

The war brought the return of prosperity, and in the postwar period the United States consolidated its position as. The U.S. is officially in its longest expansion, breaking the record of months of economic growth from March to Marchaccording to the National Bureau of Economic.

Modernization theory was developed and popularized by Western academics in the s and '60s but is not without a wide swath of critics.

Modernization theory was developed and popularized by Western academics in the s and '60s but is not without a wide swath of critics. : Ashley Crossman. Get an answer for 'Describe postwar expansion after the War ofand explain how it resulted in the Panic of ' and find homework help for other History questions at eNotes.

Modernization, in sociology, the transformation from a traditional, rural, agrarian society to a secular, urban, industrial society. Modern society is industrial society. To modernize a society is, first of all, to industrialize it. Historically, the rise of modern society has been inextricably. Japan: The Modernization of an Ancient Culture by Lawrence C.

Wolken. When World War II came to an end inJapan was in ruin. The extent of the devastation is difficult for most Americans to comprehend. All of Japan’s major cities, with the sole exception of Kyoto, had been bombed extensively during the last few months of the war.

Ronald Inglehart argues that economic development, cultural change, and political change go together in coherent and even, to some extent, predictable patterns. This is a controversial claim. It implies that some trajectories of socioeconomic change are more likely than others--and consequently that certain changes are foreseeable/5.

During the s, the United States was the world’s strongest military power. Its economy was booming, and the fruits of this prosperity–new cars. 2 Objectives of This Presentation The purpose of this presentation is four-fold: 1) to introduce the macroeconomic development process of the postwar Japanese economy (the so-called “Miracle Recovery”); 2) to explore the Japan-specific (mostly microeconomic) elements of a market system that supported her rapidFile Size: 2MB.

4 A fair amount of ink has been spilled over whether the relation between development and democracy is linear. See Jackman, Robert W., “On the Relation of Economic Development to Democratic Performance,” American Journal of Political Science 17 (August ), –21; and Arat, Zehra F., “Democracy and Economic Development: Modernization Theory Revisited,” Comparative Cited by: economy, is also seen in the emergence of commercial farming in the North as many farm families shifted from the mixed agriculture of pre- industrial times to specialization in cash crops.

Although economic expansion accompanied the emergence of a market economy in the North, economic growth was uneven during the period from to and wasFile Size: KB.

Modernization and the world frontier of human civilization are coupled in terms of stage, progress, path, and time–space structure, as shown in the periodic table, coordinates system, and roadmap concerning the frontier trajectories of human civilization and modernization.

Brief History of Modernization ScienceCited by: 1.The boom and bust of the economy in the s and s reached its peak in the depression of the s, the most severe economic down turn in American history.

Many Americans agreed that the only way to stabilize the economy was to build an empire.Chinese Education Policy in the Context of Decentralization and Marketization: Evolution and Implications reform and open-door policy.

It concludes that the equal and balanced development in education in China entails the bringing the state back in the education sector. Education Policy Prior to the Economic ReformFile Size: KB.