Japan's Two Constitutions
Thu, November 15, 2012 • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM • WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room
Graduate Seminar led by Dr. Dick Stegewerns from the University of Oslo
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