Lecture "Sustainable Society, Japan"
John Lie´╝łUniversity of California, Berkeley´╝ë
Date: November 28, 2018 (Wed) 17:30-19:00 (17:00 Open)

Venue: Room 549, Akamon General Research Building, Hongo Campus,
University of Tokyo
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Speaker: John Lie (Department of Sociology, UC Berkeley)
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Abstract: Conventional wisdom colors Japan darkly: the lost decades of economic stagnation, the specter of population decline and rapidly aging society, and so on and on. Without blanching the caliginous canvas, I shift it to cast a glimmer of light on contemporary Japanese society.