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The Japanese Diet and the U.S. Congress

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan. Kokkai -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • United States. Congress -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Francis R. Valeo and Charles E. Morrison.
    SeriesA Westview special study
    ContributionsValeo, Francis Ralph, 1916-, Morrison, Charles Edward, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ1656 .J36 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 212 p. ;
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3493536M
    ISBN 100865314691
    LC Control Number82013439

      Japanese people are, as a whole, very healthy: They have the second-highest life expectancies compared to any other country in the world (the U.S. comes in at number 43) and have an obesity rate of just percent, which is one-tenth of America's 35 percent obesity rate. The reason for Japan's superior health? Their grain-heavy, high-carb diet. In politics, a diet (/ ˈ d aɪ ə t /, / ˈ d iː ə t /) is a formal deliberative term is mainly used historically for the Imperial Diet, the general assembly of the Imperial Estates of the Holy Roman Empire, and for the legislative bodies of certain usage mainly relates to the National Diet of Japan, or the German Bundestag, the Federal Diet.

    The traditional Japanese diet – known as one of the healthiest in the world – is based on a large variety of vegetables, tofu and fish. Rice is the main staple, but during dinner at fine restaurants, banquet meals and in many households (including ours) it's eaten at the end of the meal, with pickles and soup. The traditional Japanese diet couldn't be more dissimilar from the standard American diet. Japanese staples include fresh fish, rice, soy, vegetables, fruit and green tea, while the American diet relies heavily on red meat, poultry and processed foods high in salt or added sugar.

      When not trying to get elected, Japan’s plus Diet members ( in the House of Representatives, in the House of Councilors) conduct the weighty business of the nation. In troop strength dropped to ,, the following year to just , The Eighth Army in Japan was reduced to undersized regiments and divisions whose level of preparedness kept diminishing. Although the Japanese bore the brunt of occupation costs, the newly elected Republican U.S. Congress carped about excesses in the military budget.


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The Japanese Diet and the U.S. Congress Francis R. Valeo and Charles E. Morrison, editors; foreword by Jed Johnson, Jr. This book, a comparative study of legislative systems primarily undertaken by the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress and the Japan Center for International Exchange (JCIE), devotes its first six chapters to the Japanese Diet and its latter six to the U.S.

Japanese Diet and the U.S. Congress. "Published in cooperation with the United States Association of former members of Congress pursuant to a grant from the Japan-United States Friendship Commission.".

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