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(GEOPOLITICS-DEFENSE. Giappone) Il profilo militare del Giappone (fonte: Thomas Wilkins, East Asia Forum)

Realist international relations scholars predicted that after the Cold War Japan would revert to its ’normal’ position in the global hierarchy of great powers. In a seminal 1993 article, Kenneth Waltz asserted that ‘much in Japan’s institutions and behaviour supports the proposition that it will once again take its place among the great powers’.

Japan steps closer to global military power | East Asia Forum