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The Japanese Way of Justice

Prosecuting Crime in Japan (Studies on Law and Social Control)

by David T. Johnson

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages344
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Open LibraryOL7388430M
ISBN 10019511986X
ISBN 109780195119862

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David T. Johnson's The Japanese Way of Justice: Prosecuting Crime in Japan is a masterful comparative study of Japanese and US prosecutors and their institutional cultures.

Described by Malcolm Feely as "quite simply the best book on the administration of justice in Japan in English or any other language", it is a work that avoids many of the problems that plague previous works on the Cited by:   David T.

Johnson's The Japanese Way of Justice: Prosecuting Crime in Japan is a masterful comparative study of Japanese and US prosecutors and their institutional cultures.

Described by Malcolm Feely as "quite simply the best book on the administration of justice in Japan in English or any other language", it is a work that avoids many of the problems that plague previous works on the /5(4). In Japan, it is prosecutors who wield the greatest control over these values and who therefore reveal most clearly the character of the Japanese way of justice.

In this book, David T. Johnson portrays Japanese prosecutors at work; the social, political, and legal contexts that enable and constrain their actions; and the content of the justice thereby : $   Criminal proceedings in which people can lose life, liberty, or reputation tell us a great deal about the character of any society.

In Japan, it is prosecutors who wield the greatest control over these values and who therefore reveal most clearly the character of the Japanese way of justice. In this book, David T. In Japan, it is prosecutors who wield the greatest control over these values and who therefore reveal most clearly the character of the Japanese way of justice.

In this book, David T. Johnson portrays Japanese prosecutors at work; the social, political, and legal contexts that enable and constrain their actions; and the content of the justice thereby delivered.

Criminal proceedings in which people can lose life, liberty, or reputation tell us a great deal about the character of any society. In Japan, it is prosecutors who wield the greatest control over.

Criminal proceedings in which people can lose life, liberty, or reputation tell us a great deal about the character of any society. In Japan, it is prosecutors who wield the greatest control over these values and who therefore reveal most clearly the character of the Japanese way of justice.

The Japanese Way of Justice makes an outstanding contributionto both scholarship on the Japanese criminal justice system and comparative sociolegal research in general.

The author communicates his thoughts so well that anyone generally interested in criminal prosecution will find it of interest."5/5(1). In Japan, it is prosecutors who wield the greatest control over these values and who therefore reveal most clearly the character of the Japanese way of justice.

In this book, David T. Johnson portrays Japanese prosecutors at work; the social, political, and legal contexts that enable and constrain their actions; and the content of the justice Reviews: 1.

About the author In the Japanese criminal justice system, the prosecutor has more control over life, liberty, and reputation than any other figure.

Prosecutors make critical decisions about "who gets what" in Japan, chiefly by monopolizing decisions as to who will be charged with crimes, and for what. The Japanese Way of Justice: Prosecuting Crime in Japan (Studies on Law and Social Control). Reads Read Book The Japanese Way of Justice: Prosecuting Crime in Japan (Studies on Law and Social New E-Books.

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[David T Johnson] -- In the Japanese criminal system, the prosecutor is the most important figure. Based on extensive fieldwork inside a large prosecutor's office and on extensive surveys and interviews, this book.

In the Japanese criminal justice system, the prosecutor has more control over life, liberty, and reputation than any other figure. Prosecutors make critical decisions about "who gets what" in Japan, chiefly by monopolizing decisions as to who will be charged with crimes, and for what.

Based on extensive fieldwork inside a large prosecutors office in Japan and on numerous surveys and interviews. In the Japanese criminal justice system, the prosecutor has more control over life, liberty, and reputation than any other figure.

Prosecutors make critical decisions about "who gets what" in Japan, chiefly by monopolizing decisions as to who will be charged with crimes, and for what. The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center. After reading David T.

Johnson’s book,The Japanese Way of Justice: Prosecuting Crime in Japan,4I now know why. The tensions and potential conflicts that are Law & Order’s raison d'être and which make it so compelling for American audiences simply do not exist in Japan.

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Abstract. The criminal justice systems of the United States and Japan are both severely flawed. While some have worked hard to present these deep-seated problems to the public, the overall situation in either country is of stalled reform initiatives and ongoing injustices.

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The Ministry of Justice was established under the Constitution of the Empire of Japan in as the Ministry of Justice (司法省, Shihōshō). Constitution of Japan. The Ministry acquired its present name under the post-war Constitution of Japan in Its responsibilities include administration of Japan's judicial system and penal system.an introduction.

The Japanese have a word for this: nemawashi, meaning ‘to lay the groundwork for obtaining one’s objective’” (Parker, ). Fellow scholars and criminal justice professionals helped immensely in my understanding of Japanese culture and I .