A discussion of how assumptions that social reforms and equality would flourish in post-war Japan have or have not been realized. Who was assumed to benefit in Japan from the worldwide trend of 'social empowerment'? Who or what has benefited thus far?
A discussion of the expectations for social and economic reforms in post-World War II Japan. An overview of the kinds of social and economic reforms that were expected and whether these have or have not occured as expected. This discussion contains over 1400 words of original text, two outside sources are attached as word documents