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Background and activities

Director, NTNU Japan Program (since 2005)

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Midford, Paul; Saito, Yayoi; Campbell, John; Edvardsen, Unni. (2014) Eldercare Policies in Japan and Scandinavia - Aging Societies East and West. Palgrave Macmillan. 2014. ISBN 978-1-137-40262-2.
  • Moe, Espen; Midford, Paul. (2014) The Political Economy of Renewable Energy and Energy Security: Common Challenges and National Responses in Japan, China and Northern Europe. Palgrave Macmillan. 2014. ISBN 9781137338860.
  • Midford, Paul. (2011) Rethinking Japanese Public Opinion and Security: From Pacifism to Realism?. Stanford University Press. 2011. ISBN 9780804772174.
  • Eldridge, Robert; Midford, Paul. (2008) Japanese Public Opinion and the War on Terrorism. Palgrave Macmillan. 2008. ISBN 0230606431.

Part of book/report

  • Midford, Paul. (2014) Conclusions. The Political Economy of Renewable Energy and Energy Security: Common Challenges and National Responses in Japan, China and Northern Europe.
  • Midford, Paul. (2014) The Impact of 3-11 on Japanese Public Opinion and Policy Toward Energy Security. The Political Economy of Renewable Energy and Energy Security: Common Challenges and National Responses in Japan, China and Northern Europe.
  • Midford, Paul. (2013) Foreign Policy as an Election Issue. Japan Decides 2012.
  • Midford, Paul. (2011) Historical memory versus democratic reassurance: The security relationship between Japan and South Korea. Changing Power Relations in Northeast Asia : Implications for relations between Japan and South Korea.
  • Midford, Paul. (2009) Balancing Between a Hegemon and a Would-be Hegemon. Japan's Politics and Economy, perspectives on change.
  • Eldridge, Robert D.; Midford, Paul. (2008) Conclusions. Japanese Public Opinion and the War on Terrorism.
  • Eldridge, Robert D.; Midford, Paul. (2008) Introduction. Japanese Public Opinion and the War on Terrorism.
  • Midford, Paul. (2008) Japanese Mass Opinion toward the War on Terrorism. Japanese Public Opinion and the War on Terrorism.
  • Midford, Paul; Scott, Paul D.. (2008) Japanese Political Parties Face Public Opinion : Leading Responding, or Ignoring?. Japanese Public Opinion and the War on Terrorism.
  • Midford, Paul. (2006) Globalization and National Security: Is Japan Still an Island?. Globalization and National Security.

Postal address

Department of Sociology and Political Science Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway