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The is a Japanese statute enacted in 1962 which governs lawsuits involving the government of Japan.
The was a period in the history of Japan lasting from 538 to 710 (or 592 to 645), although its beginning could be said to overlap with the preceding Kofun period.
Baron is a rank of nobility or title of honour, often hereditary.
The is the executive branch of the government of Japan.
In a parliamentary democracy based on the Westminster system, confidence and supply are required for a minority government to retain power in the lower house.
A constitution is a set of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is governed.
The is the fundamental law of Japan.
Count (Male) or Countess (Female) is a title in European countries for a noble of varying status, but historically deemed to convey an approximate rank intermediate between the highest and lowest titles of nobility.
The was the head of the Daijō-kan (Department of State) in Heian Japan and briefly under the Meiji Constitution.
The, also known as the Great Council of State, was (i) (Daijō-kan) the highest organ of Japan's premodern Imperial government under Ritsuryō legal system during and after the Nara period or (ii) (Dajō-kan) the highest organ of Japan's government briefly restored to power after the Meiji Restoration, which was replaced by the Cabinet.
was a Japanese politician and the 39th Prime Minister of Japan, elected on 9 November 1964, and re-elected on 17 February 1967, and 14 January 1970, serving until 7 July 1972.
The Emperor of Japan is the head of the Imperial Family and the head of state of Japan.
Excellency is an honorific style given to certain high-level officers of a sovereign state, officials of an international organization, or members of an aristocracy.
, descending from the Nakatomi clan and through them Ame-no-Koyane-no-Mikoto, was a powerful family of regents in Japan.
The Government Seal of Japan, one of the national seals, is an emblem (mon) of paulownia used by the Cabinet and the Government of Japan on official documents.
A head of government (or chief of government) is a generic term used for either the highest or second highest official in the executive branch of a sovereign state, a federated state, or a self-governing colony, (commonly referred to as countries, nations or nation-states) who often presides over a cabinet, a group of ministers or secretaries who lead executive departments.
The is the last division of classical Japanese history, running from 794 to 1185.
The is the lower house of the National Diet of Japan.
The, also referred to as the Imperial Family and the Yamato Dynasty, comprises those members of the extended family of the reigning Emperor of Japan who undertake official and public duties.
The is an official inauguration ceremony whereby the Emperor of Japan formally appoints the designated Chief Justice or Prime Minister of Japan to office.
The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.
The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國海軍 Shinjitai: 大日本帝国海軍 or 日本海軍 Nippon Kaigun, "Navy of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the navy of the Empire of Japan from 1868 until 1945, when it was dissolved following Japan's defeat and surrender in World War II.
Prince was a Japanese statesman and genrō.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
The (JSDF), occasionally referred to as the Japan Defense Forces (JDF), Self-Defense Forces (SDF), or Japanese Armed Forces, are the unified military forces of Japan that were established in 1954, and are controlled by the Ministry of Defense.
refers to the ideology in the Empire of Japan that militarism should dominate the political and social life of the nation, and that the strength of the military is equal to the strength of a nation.
is a Japanese politician who was the 56th Prime Minister of Japan from 2001 to 2006.
The was the hereditary peerage of the Empire of Japan, which existed between 1869 and 1947.
was a Japanese politician and the 78th Japanese Prime Minister serving from 5 November 1991 to 9 August 1993.
Baron was a prominent pre–World War II Japanese diplomat and the 44th Prime Minister of Japan from 9 October 1945 to 22 May 1946.
This is a list of Japanese prime ministers by longevity.
This is a list of Prime Ministers of Japan, including those of the Empire of Japan, from when the first Japanese prime minister (in the modern sense), Itō Hirobumi, took office in 1885, until the present day.
A marquess (marquis) is a nobleman of hereditary rank in various European peerages and in those of some of their former colonies.
The Constitution of the Empire of Japan (Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國憲法; Shinjitai: 大日本帝国憲法 Dai-Nippon Teikoku Kenpō), known informally as the Meiji Constitution (明治憲法 Meiji Kenpō), was the constitution of the Empire of Japan which had the proclamation on February 11, 1889, and had enacted since November 29, 1890 until May 2, 1947.
The, also known as the Meiji Ishin, Renovation, Revolution, Reform, or Renewal, was an event that restored practical imperial rule to the Empire of Japan in 1868 under Emperor Meiji.
Meritocracy (merit, from Latin mereō, and -cracy, from Ancient Greek κράτος "strength, power") is a political philosophy which holds that certain things, such as economic goods or power, should be vested in individuals on the basis of talent, effort and achievement, rather than factors such as sexuality, race, gender or wealth.
The ministries of Japan are the most influential part of the executive branch of the Japanese government.
is a Japanese politician who was the 50th Prime Minister of Japan from 9 August 1993 to 28 April 1994.
is a Japanese politician, and former prime minister of Japan.
The of the history of Japan covers the years from AD 710 to 794.
The is Japan's bicameral legislature.
is Japan's highest order.
The is an order presented by the Japanese government.
A peerage is a legal system historically comprising hereditary titles in various countries, comprising various noble ranks.
The or (首相官邸 Shushō Kantei) is the principal workplace and residence of the Prime Minister of Japan.
A prince is a male ruler or member of a monarch's or former monarch's family ranked below a king and above a duke.
is the historical law system based on the philosophies of Confucianism and Chinese Legalism in Japan.
was a Japanese politician who served as the 82nd and 83rd Prime Minister of Japan from 11 January 1996 to 30 July 1998.
Prince was a Japanese politician, statesman and twice Prime Minister of Japan.
Prince was a Japanese Imperial court noble and statesman at the time of the Meiji Restoration.
The was the military dictator of Japan during the period from 1185 to 1868 (with exceptions).
is a Japanese politician serving as the 63rd and current Prime Minister of Japan and Leader of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) since 2012, previously being the 57th officeholder from 2006 to 2007.
is a Japanese politician who is the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance.
is a retired Japanese politician who served as the 81st Prime Minister of Japan from 30 June 1994 to 11 January 1996.
is a Japanese politician who was the 76th and 77th Prime Minister of Japan from 1989 to 1991.
was a Japanese politician who served as the 51st Prime Minister of Japan for 9 weeks in 1994.
The two-round system (also known as the second ballot, runoff voting or ballotage) is a voting method used to elect a single winner, where the voter casts a single vote for their chosen candidate.
A viscount (for male) or viscountess (for female) is a title used in certain European countries for a noble of varying status.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
is a Japanese politician who served as Prime Minister of Japan from 27 November 1982 to 6 November 1987.
was the 58th Prime Minister of Japan, serving from 2007 to 2008.
The was one iteration of several codes or governing rules compiled in early Nara period in Classical Japan.
is a Japanese politician who was Prime Minister of Japan from 2011 to 2012.
is a Japanese politician who served as the 55th Prime Minister of Japan between 5 April 2000 and 26 April 2001.
is a former Japanese politician who served as Prime Minister of Japan from 16 September 2009 to 2 June 2010.