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Documents on Japanese Foreign Policy (DJFP)

Contact:
Kazuhiko Tomizuka, Editor in Chief (kazuhiko.tomizuka AT mofa.go.jp)

Miruko Atsuta

Editor

miruko.atsuta@mofa.go.jp


Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan

Diplomatic Archives
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1-5-3, Azabudai
Minato-ku
Tokyo 106-0041 Japan


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Project description:

The project was established in 1936 after the initiation of necessary editorial work in 1934 and the provision of budget in 1935. It has continued its publication entitled the Documents on Japanese Foreign Policy (DJFP) up to now except for the wartime intermission.


Founding Year: 1936


Post-war Showa Era Series 1945-1989

Scope: Thematical Scope
Description of scope: Thematical but chronological in each volumes.
Status: Ongoing

Post-war Showa Era Series   <Year of publication>

DJFP, Records related to the conclusion of Treaty of Peace with Japan, Volume1   <2002>
DJFP, Records related to the conclusion of Treaty of Peace with Japan, Volume2   <2002>
DJFP, Records related to the conclusion of Treaty of Peace with Japan, Volume3   <2002>
DJFP, Records related to the conclusion of Treaty of Peace with Japan, Volume4   <2002>
DJFP, Records related to the conclusion of Treaty of Peace with Japan, Volume5   <2002>
DJFP, Treaty of Peace with Japan, Preparatory Work   <2006>
DJFP, Treaty of Peace with Japan, Negotiation with the United States   <2007>
DJFP, Treaty of Peace with Japan, Signing and Entry into Force   <2009>

DJFP, The Era of Occupation, Volume1 <2017>

DJFP, The Era of Occupation, Volume2 <2017>

DJFP, The Era of Occupation, Volume3 <2018>

DJFP, The Era of Occupation, Special Studies <2018>

DJFP, Japan’s Admission to the United Nations <2019>




Documents on Japanese Foreign Policy

Scope: Chronological
Description of scope: Chronological with occasional thematic volumes.
Number of volumes: 208

Meiji Era Series 1868-1912 (Chronological Series)

Years of Publication: 1936 to 1963

Volumes: 73

 

Meiji Era Series 1868-1912 (Thematical Series)

(Treaty Revision, Commerce Treaties, the Hague International Peace Conference)

Years of Publication: 1941 to 1955

Volumes: 18

 

Taisho Era Series 1913-1926 (Chronological Series)

Years of Publication: 1964 to 1987

Volumes: 50

 

Taisho Era Series 1913-1926 ( Thematical Series)

(Paris Peace Conference, Washington Conference in 1921-1922, Japanese Immigration in the United States)

Years of Publication: from 1971 to 1978

Volumes: 7

 

Showa Era, Series I 1927-1931 (Chronological Series)

Years of Publication: from 1988 to 1995

Volumes: 9

 

Showa Era, Series II 1931-1937 (Chronological Series)

Years of Publication: 1996 to 2008

Volumes: 13

 

Showa Era, Series III 1937-1945 (Chronological Series)

Years of Publication: 2014 to 2016

Volume: 4

 

Showa Era 1927-1945 (Thematical Series)

(Manchurian Incident, The Conferences for the Limitation of Armaments, The Tripartite Pact, Japan-U.S. Talks in 1941, The Pacific War, The Sino-Japanese War 1937-41, The Second World War in Europe etc.)      

Years of Publication: from 1977 to 2013

Volumes: 34