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THE IMPLICATIONS OF JAPANESE MISSILE DEFENSE



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NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIFORNIA THESIS VEILED NORMALIZATION THE IMPLICATIONS OF JAPANESE MISSILE DEFENSE by Timothy L Clarke September 2008 Thesis Advisor Second Reader Robert Weiner Alice Miller Approved for public release distribution is unlimited THIS PAGE INTENTIONALLY LEFT BLANK REPORT DOCUMENTATION PAGE Form Approved OMB No 0704 0188 Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 1 hour per response including the time for reviewing instruction searching existing data sour ces gather ing and maintaining the da ta needed and co mpleting and r eviewing the collection of info rmation Send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of i nformation including suggestions for reducing this burden to Washington headquarters Services Directorate for Information Operations and Reports 1215 Jefferson Davis Highway Suite 1204 Arlington VA 22202 4302 and to the Office of Management and Budget Paperwork Reduction Project 0704 0188 Washington DC 20503 1 AGENCY USE ONLY Leave blank 2 REPORT DATE 3 REPORT TYPE AND DATES COVERED September 2008 Master s Thesis 4 TITLE AND SUBTITLE Veiled Normalization The Implications of Japanese 5 FUNDING NUMBERS Missile Defense 6 AUTHOR S Timothy L Clarke 7 PERFORMING ORGANIZATION NAME S AND ADDRESS ES 8 PERFORMING ORGANIZATION Naval Postgraduate School REPORT NUMBER Monterey CA 93943 5000 9 SPONSORING MONITORING AGENCY NAME S AND ADDRESS ES 10 SPONSORING MONITORING N A AGENCY REPORT NUMBER 11 SUPPLEMENTARY NOTES The views expressed in this thesis are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the Department of Defense or the U S Government 12a DISTRIBUTION AVAILABILITY STATEMENT 12b DISTRIBUTION CODE Approved for public release distribution is unlimited 13 ABSTRACT maximum 200 words Japan s development of a missile defense system has been accompanied by the acquisition of potentially offensive military assets an in creased co



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