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By Eiji Kawabata

This publication examines numerous significant reforms in Japan--in the postal company, transportation, telecommunications, and communications technology--and evaluates the effectiveness of those efforts in significant factor components because the early Eighties. Conceptually, the booklet provides the twin kingdom as being a primary function of the japanese political economic climate that determines executive reform dynamics.

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Es wird von Fall zu Fall neu entschieden, ob ein Grundsatz unter gegebenen Umständen tatsächlich gelten soll. “95 91 92 93 94 95 Vgl. Berton 1999, S. 285 Vgl. Nakane 1989 Vgl. Kreisel 1997, S. 235; Berton 1999, S. 286; Sugimoto 2003, S. 3 Vgl. Ishida 1989 Kreisel 1997, S. 96 Während in weiten Teilen der westlichen Welt Doppeldeutigkeit als Zeichen für Unaufrichtigkeit oder kommunikative Fehlleistung angesehen wird, die es zu vermeiden oder zu unterdrücken gilt, wird sie in der japanischen Kultur als wichtiger Bestandteil des sozialen Umgangs akzeptiert.

Reporters sans frontières 2003 Vgl. Shih 2003, S. 3; Gamble & Watanabe 2004, S. 47-49 Vgl. 154 Eine weitere Herausforderung für das Kisha-Club-System geht von den japanischen Online-Medien aus. 155 In einer Bilanz der Kisha-Club-Debatte ist zum gegenwärtigen Status der Auslandskorrespondenten festzuhalten: 1. Die Forderung nach Zugang zu Pressekonferenzen wurde 2004 vom japanischen Außenministerium und dem NSK offiziell bekräftigt. 2. ”156 3. Die Forderung nach Abschaffung der Kisha-Clubs wurde vom NSK (2003) und vom Obersten Gerichtshof (2003) zurückgewiesen.

Die aktuelle Kritik am Kisha-Club-System macht sich hauptsächlich an den folgenden Punkten fest, wobei im Kontext dieser Arbeit der erste Aspekt nähere Betrachtung verdient: x Exklusivität des Zugangs zu den Informationsquellen125 x Konformität der Berichterstattung x Fehlende Distanz zu den Informationsquellen 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 Vgl. Freeman 2001, S. 53 Vgl. Hirose 1994, S. 67 Coughlin 1952, zitiert nach: Freeman 2000, S. 55 (Hervorhebung entfernt) Vgl. Hirose 1994, S. 68 Kreisel 1997, S.

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