Mary Alice Haddad is Professor of Government and Chair of the College of East Asian Studies at Wesleyan University. Her publications include three books, Building Democracy in Japan (Cambridge 2012), Politics and Volunteering in Japan: A Global Perspective (Cambridge 2007), and NIMBY is Beautiful: Local Activism and Environmental Innovation in Germany and Beyond (Berghahn Books, 2015) co-edited with Carol Hager, and articles in journals such as Comparative Political Studies, Democratization, Journal of Asian Studies, and Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. She has received numerous grants and fellowships from organizations such as the Institute of International Education (Fulbright), the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies, the Japan Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities, Mellon Foundation, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, and the East Asian Institute. She is currently working on a project about environmental politics in East Asia.
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