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Resources for Japan Scholars: Japanese Law Translation

Japanese Law Translation

An initiative of Japan’s Ministry of Justice, this website provides English-language translations of Japanese legislation and allows bilingual keyword searches of Japanese legislation. The site also includes a searchable online Japanese/English dictionary of legal terms.

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Main image: Sourced from Centre for Open Data in the Humanities’ Kuzushiji Dataset (Source)

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