What does "Far Eastern " mean in this sentence ?
Relations with Japan most closely approximated the bureaucratic paradigm. Roosevelt was happy to leave the difficult and dangerous problems with Japan in the hands of the secretary of state and his Far Eastern experts.
- BillLv 74 weeks agoFavorite Answer
Experts on Japan, China, Korea, and other nations in eastern Asia and the Pacific.
- Anonymous4 weeks ago
Far East = Empire of Japan
(and I thought bureaucratic paradigm would be the more difficult expression)
- RPLv 74 weeks ago
This reference to far eastern means areas in distant Asia.
- A Yahoo UserLv 74 weeks ago
"Far Eastern experts" = "experts on the Far East"
Of course "the Far East" refers to Eastern Asia.
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- MarkLv 74 weeks ago
The Far East is/was used to locate Japan, Indonesia, etc. Middle East was/is the Saudi Arabian countries. All from America's standpoint.