Browse

The Logic of Broadcast Content Regulation under LDP Administrations since the 2000s and Controversy over NHKs Rightward Shift

DC Field Value Language
dc.contributor.authorJung, Ji Hee-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-15T01:38:22Z-
dc.date.available2017-09-15T01:38:22Z-
dc.date.issued2017-08-31-
dc.identifier.citationSeoul Journal of Japanese Studies, Vol.3 No.1, pp. 161-188-
dc.identifier.issn2384-2849-
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10371/135183-
dc.description.abstractSince the commencement of the second Abe Shinzō administration, concerns have been raised regarding the rapid move to the right of NHK, Japans public broadcasting network. Although ideally a public broadcasting company should adhere to a neutral political stance, NHK has always been inextricably linked to the positions of the government and the ruling party. The institutions allowing for this arrangement have existed throughout the postwar period, established under US military rule and perpetuated under the prolonged rule of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP). Keeping this continuity in mind, this paper analyzes the logic and features of NHK broadcasting content regulation under the LDP since the 2000s. Overall, the LDPs regulatory stance has been colored by the domination of neo-nationalist politicians campaigning to shed the postwar regime. Without altering broadcast legislation per se, LDP administrations have actively reinterpreted existing laws (particularly the Program Editorial Rules [Hōsō Henshū Junsoku]) as a basis for intervening in broadcast content, advancing the logic of neo-conservative regulatory expansion.-
dc.language.isoen-
dc.publisherInstitute for Japanese Studies, Seoul National University-
dc.subjectJapan-
dc.subjectNHK-
dc.subjectbroadcast content regulation-
dc.subjectLDP administration-
dc.subjectneo-nationalism-
dc.subjectneo-conservatism-
dc.titleThe Logic of Broadcast Content Regulation under LDP Administrations since the 2000s and Controversy over NHKs Rightward Shift-
dc.typeSNU Journal-
dc.contributor.AlternativeAuthor정지희-
dc.citation.journaltitleSeoul Journal of Japanese Studies-
dc.citation.endpage188-
dc.citation.number1-
dc.citation.pages161-188-
dc.citation.startpage161-
dc.citation.volume3-
Appears in Collections:
Graduate School of International Studies (국제대학원)Institute for Japanese Studies(일본연구소)Seoul Journal of Japanese Studies (SJJS)Seoul Journal of Japanese Studies vol.3 no.1(2017)
Files in This Item:
  • mendeley

Items in S-Space are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Browse