ケネス・盛・ マッケルウェイン/Kenneth Mori McElwain

ケネス・盛・ マッケルウェイン Kenneth Mori McElwain

  • 上席研究員

プリンストン大学(学士)、スタンフォード大学政治学(Ph.D.)修了。ミシガン大学助教授を経て2015年より現職。American Journal of Political Science、Journal of East Asian Studies、Social Science Japan、中央公論、the Journal of Japanese Studiesを含む、数多くの刊行物に論考を執筆。Political Change in Japan: Electoral Behavior, Party Realignment, and the Koizumi Reforms(APARC/Brookings Institution Press)共編者。

【兼 職】


  • 憲法の制度設計
  • 選挙法
  • 世論
  • 政治経済




  • “Constitutional Revision in the 2017 Election”, In Robert J. Pekkanen, Steven R. Reed, Ethan Scheiner, and Daniel Smith, eds. Japan Decides 2017: The Japanese General Election. Palgrave Macmillan. 2018.
  • “Party System Institutionalization in Japan”. In A. Hicken & E. Kuhonta (Eds.), Reexamining Party System Institutionalization through Asian Lenses. Cambridge University Press. 2014, pp. 74-107.
  • “Parties and Elections”. In J. Babb (Ed.), The SAGE Handbook of Modern Japanese Studies. London: SAGE Publications. 2014, pp. 367-391.
  • “What's Unique about Japan's Constitution? A Comparative and Historical Analysis”. (with Christian Winkler) Journal of Japanese Studies, 41(2), 2015.
  • “The Nationalization of Japanese Elections”. Journal of East Asian Studies, 12(3), 2012, pp. 323-350.
  • “Party Democratization and the Salience of Party Leaders”. (with Michio Umeda) Journal of Social Science (Shakai Kagaku Kenkyu), 62(1), 2011, pp. 173-193.
  • Political Change in Japan: Electoral Behavior, Party Realignment, and the Koizumi Reforms. (Co-Edited Steven R. Reed and Kay Shimizu) Palo Alto: Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center. 2009.
  • “Manipulating Electoral Rules to Manufacture Single Party Dominance”. American Journal of Political Science, 52(1), 2008, pp. 32-47.