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The following sources provide overviews of Japan in English. In some of the sources choose Japan from the list of countries.
These sites provide compilations of laws and the proceedings of the Japanese National Assembly (Diet). For more in-depth law information see the Japanese Legal Research Guide.
This page provides some starting points for researching Japanese law, politics & government plus provides links to sites and organizations providing more in-depth data and analysis. To find articles and reports on these topics use the following databases. For more in-depth law information see the Japanese Legal Research Guide.