Episode 6: Japan's Diverse Nationalists

Episode 6: Japan's Diverse Nationalists

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from Nationalism, Japan, and a Changing Asia

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New activist groups have changed the conversation on nationalism within Japan. Professor Nathaniel Smith explains who makes up the “new right” movement and how it differs ideologically from more established right-wing groups in Japan.


This podcast series is part of a project on Northeast Asian Nationalisms and the U.S.-Japan Alliance, which is made possible through support from the U.S.-Japan Foundation.

Sheila A. Smith

Senior Fellow for Japan Studies