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The Distorted Structure of Japanese Citizen Text and Left Biased Japan-A Criticism of ‘The Philosophy of Perpendicular Axis’-Yi, Gyu SooThis thesis focuses on the discourses of Yagi Hidechugu(八木秀次), who is principal of ‘A group of making new history text’, and a representative writer of the new history text, Citizens. Examining the characteristics of distorted text problems, we have to consider various conditions of Japan society which has made those problematic texts thoroughly. But, it is more important that we must investigate the leading intellectuals who intended to write them. Over years, East asian researchers have criticised mainly on a Japanese history text, History. But I think the newly published history text, Citizens has much more problems. Dealing with ‘a war against terror’, it emphasizes that Japan will be able to participate in the war, patriotism and nationalism of Japan. Reading this text, we cannot help considering deeply Japan’ national vision and its education of youth.On the basis of Yagi’s thought, there exists ‘Japanese National Body’ as a superior standard which has been presented in the Meiji Constitution, and an idea that they will rebuild a nation and criticise or exclude undesirable parties. So, Yagi’s trial of constitution change has succeeded to the strong claim of the constitution which has a focus on ‘Japanese National Body’, and his social and educational renovation is an idea he tries to emphasize a normal education, an enforcement of family and a rebirth of national ethics which regard ‘Japanese National Body’ as a superior virtue. In this thesis I will show that Yagi’s ‘the philosophy of perpendicular axis’ is only an anachronistic national thought, ‘extra-patriotism’.