DOKTRYNA HAKKO – ICHIU(八個一宇 ) – TRADYCJA I KULTURA W WYMIARZE POLITYCZNYM. KWESTIA BEZPIECZEŃSTWA NARODOWEGO

Marek Hoborowicz


Since the beginning of its statehood Japan creates a system of concepts enrolling in the cultural aspect, which was to the legitimacy of the authority of the emperor – descendant of the mythical deities, the only living God, who speaks – the will of those deities – an exceptional country – Japan. This uniqueness consisted of a mission by the deity, and involving the unification of the peoples of the world under the rule of the divine emperor and the creation of a worldwide system of government based on the Confucian family model, where the ruler served as his father and the other members of the community – depending on their positions, createThey were strictly hierarchical social structure with due each member destination. What is very important is the fact that the Japanese conceptual system, like systems of other countries in the region, subject to the influence of Chinese philosophy, which enriched him, and at the same time made him a universal value, specific to a particular cultural group. It is to these common values alluded doctrine Hakko – Ichiu and the associated concept of Asian Zone Common Prosperity. Under the assumptions of Japanese nationalists, those concepts have become the response of Asian spirituality to the western materialism, which constitutes a threat to traditional Asian values


Keywords
Japan, doctrine Hakko – Ichiu, national security, Asia