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  Volume 34, Number 1, Winter 2008

Table of Contents

From: The Journal of Japanese Studies

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Ume Kenjirō and the Making of Korean Civil Law, 1906-1910

pp. 1-31 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0017

Minority Success, Assimilation, and Idenity in Prewar Japan: Pak Chungǔm and the Korean Middle Class

pp. 33-68 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0025

The Female Danjūrō: Revisiting the Acting Career of Ichikawa Kumehachi

pp. 69-98 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0022


Isami's House: Three Centuries of a Japanese Family (review)

pp. 99-103 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0026

Earthquake Nation: The Cultural Politics of Japanese Seismicity, 1868-1930 (review)

pp. 103-106 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0002

Rural Economic Development in Japan: From the Nineteenth Century to the Pacific War (review)

pp. 106-109 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0041

Manchuria under Japanese Dominion (review)

pp. 109-114 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0027

The Left in the Shaping of Japanese Democracy: Essays in Honour of J. A. A. Stockwin (review)

pp. 114-118 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0009

Japan's Dual Civil Society: Members without Advocates (review)

pp. 118-121 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0033

Japanese Education and the Cram School Business: Functions, Challenges and Perspectives of the Juku (review)

pp. 121-125 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0004

The Ambivalent Consumer: Questioning Consumption in East Asia and the West (review)

pp. 125-128 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0008

The Political Economy of Japan's Low Fertility (review)

pp. 129-132 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0031

Health Care Issues in the United States and Japan (review)

pp. 133-137 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0001

One World of Welfare: Japan in Comparative Perspective (review)

pp. 137-141 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0007

Japan's Underclass: Day Laborers and the Homeless (review)

pp. 141-144 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0028

Shifting Boundaries of the Firm: Japanese Company-Japanese Labour (review)

pp. 144-148 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0006

The Political Economy of the Japanese Financial Big Bang: Institutional Change in Finance and Public Policymaking (review)

pp. 149-153 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0020

Banking on Multinationals: Public Credit and the Export of Japanese Sunset Industries (review)

pp. 153-157 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0019

Japan and East Asian Monetary Regionalism: Towards a Proactive Leadership Role? (review)

pp. 157-161 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0010

Japan's Relations with China: Facing a Rising Power (review)

pp. 161-165 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0023

Origins of Japanese Wealth and Power: Reconciling Confucianism and Capitalism, 1830-1885 (review)

pp. 166-167 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0034

A Poetics of Courtly Male Friendship in Heian Japan (review)

pp. 167-172 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0014

Selling Songs and Smiles: The Sex Trade in Heian and Kamakura Japan (review)

pp. 172-175 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0013

Revealed Identity: The Noh Plays of Komparu Zenchiku (review)

pp. 176-180 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0037

Capitalscapes: Folding Screens and Political Imagination in Late Medieval Kyoto (review)

pp. 180-184 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0039

Localizing Paradise: Kumano Pilgrimage and the Religious Landscape of Premodern Japan (review)

pp. 184-188 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0003

The Other Side of Zen: A Social History of Sōtō Zen Buddhism in Tokugawa Japan (review)

pp. 188-191 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0030

Japan in Print: Information and Nation in the Early Modern Period (review)

pp. 191-196 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0012

Ehon: The Artist and the Book in Japan (review)

pp. 196-198 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0024

Turning Pages: Reading and Writing Women's Magazines in Interwar Japan (review)

pp. 198-203 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0000

Suicidal Honor: General Nogi and the Writings of Mori Ōgai and Natsume Sōseki (review)

pp. 203-208 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0018

Japanese Prose Poetry (review)

pp. 208-212 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0021

Inexorable Modernity: Japan's Grappling with Modernity in the Arts (review)

pp. 212-216 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0040

Translating Mount Fuji: Modern Japanese Fiction and the Ethics of Identity (review)

pp. 216-220 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0038

Murakami Haruki: The Simulacrum in Contemporary Japanese Culture (review)

pp. 221-225 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0016

Archaeology, Society and Identity in Modern Japan (review)

pp. 225-230 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0029

The Lost Wolves of Japan (review)

pp. 230-233 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0036

Japan-ness in Architecture (review)

pp. 234-238 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0035

Hip-Hop Japan: Rap and the Paths of Cultural Globalization (review)

pp. 239-242 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0011

Beauty Up: Exploring Contemporary Japanese Body Aesthetics (review)

pp. 243-247 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0042

The Japanese Self in Cultural Logic (review)

pp. 247-251 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0032

Publications of Note

Publications of Note

pp. 253-255 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0005

Notes on Contributors

pp. v-xi | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2008.0015

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