A New Epoch of Immigration for Japan: Directional Shift in Civic Organizational Support for Newcomer Settlement

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Migrant Worker Foreign Worker Liberal Democratic Party Special Permission Civic Organization 



Special thanks and appreciation is due to Mr. Katsuo Yoshinari, a former representative and advisor for the APFS, and Mr. Tomoyuki Yamaguchi, an APFS representative, for their support in offering invaluable information for this article.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Sociology, Rikkyo UniversityTokyoJapan

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