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ERIC Number: EJ587899
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-5309
The Function of the Passive Voice in the Japanese Constitution: Chapter 1 "The Emperor."
Chino, Noriko
Language & Communication, v19 n4 p387-400 Oct 1999
When Japan surrendered in 1945, General MacArthur demanded that the Japanese adopt his draft of a new Americanized Constitution. This article focuses on one of the 11 chapters of the Japanese Constitution, Chapter 1 "The Emperor." Discourse analysis is used to examine portions of MacArthur's draft compared with its Japanese translation. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan