Berkeley, CA : Institute of East Asian Studies, 
Book — xii, 286 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Kōmeitō : the most understudied party of Japanese politics / George Ehrhardt, Axel Klein, Levi McLaughlin, and Steven R. Reed
Religious groups in Japanese electoral politics / Axel Klein and Steven R. Reed
Electioneering as religious practice : a history of Soka Gakkai's political activities to
1970 / Levi McLaughlin --Kōmeitō's uncertain decades between religion and politics / Yuki Abe and Masahisa Endo
How Kōmeitō politicians get elected / George Ehrhardt
Party ideals and practical constraints in Kōmeitō candidate nominations / Daniel M. Smith
Kōmeitō, Sōka Gakkai, and money in Japanese politics / Matthew Carlson
Housewife voters and Kōmeitō policies / George Ehrhardt
Anti-Kōmeitō countermobilizations / Axel Klein and Steven R. Reed
Kōmeitō in coalition / Linda Hasunuma and Axel Klein
Kōmeitō : religion and politics in Japan / George Ehrhardt, Axel Klein, Levi McLaughlin, and Steven R. Reed.
"Examines the relationship between religious groups and politics in Japan focusing on Kōmeitō, Japan's most successful religious party. Describes Kōmeitō's campaign practices and varying modes of political participation from its founding to its decision to join the ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a coalition government"-- Provided by publisher.