THE DECLINE OF JAPAN

Resultado de imagen de CARTOON ON RELATIONS BETWEEN JAPAN AND USA AFTER 1945

Japan plays a secondary role in the global context and its position is dependent from USA. Since 1945, Japan does not want to have a hegemonic role. United States contributed to Japan economic recovery as a way to stop the spread of communism in Asia.

Resultado de imagen de CARTOON ON RELATIONS BETWEEN JAPAN AND USA IN 1960S

After the cold war the relationship between Japan and USA was reinforced by the fact that Japan participated in the nuclear antimissile shield protect and in several humanitarian crisis.

Resultado de imagen de CARTOON ON USA HELP TO JAPANESE ECONOMIC RECOVERY AFTER WW2

Japan has a limited influence in their regional Asian sphere due to its imperialist expansion in early 20th century.

Resultado de imagen de CARTOON ON JAPANESE RELATIONS WITH CHINA, INDIA AND RUSSIA

However, Japanese influence it is not so limited because Japanese culture has become popular in manga, anime, video games, cuisine and literature.

Resultado de imagen de CARTOON ON JAPANESE AND CHINA CONFLICTS

Japan and the South China Sea

Regional and territorial conflicts have placed Japan against China, Russia and South Korea. These conflicts are related to sovereignty claims in surrounding islands with fishing and energy resources interests.

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Rebuilding Japan after WWII_edited

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