Department of Asian Studies
Department of Asian Studies

Japan's Two Constitutions

Graduate Seminar led by Dr. Dick Stegewerns from the University of Oslo

Thu, November 15, 2012 | WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Dick Stegewerns from the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages at University of Oslo will visit campus  as part of an ongoing exchange between University of Oslo and UT. During his visit, he will lead a graduate student seminar discussing Japan's two constitutions (Meiji and Postwar). All interested graduate students are welcome to attend this free seminar.

Below are links to the Meiji Constitution (translated and in Japanese) and the Postwar Constitution (also translated) for reference.

The Meiji constitution translated in English: http://www.ndl.go.jp/constitution/e/etc/c02.html

The Meiji constitution in the original Japanese: http://www.digital.archives.go.jp/gallery/view/detail/detailArchives/0000000005

Postwar Constitution: http://www.kantei.go.jp/foreign/constitution_and_government_of_japan/constitution_e.html

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