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  Volume 36, Number 2, Summer 2010

Table of Contents


Between Pork and Productivity: The Collapse of the Liberal Democratic Party

pp. 227-254

Knowledge Painfully Acquired: The Gulag Memoirs of a Japanese Humanist, 1945–49

pp. 255-288

Spaces of Occupation in the Postwar Fiction of Hotta Yoshie

pp. 289-312


Rivers and Rice: What Lawyers and Legal Historians Should Know about Medieval Japan

pp. 313-349


The Novels of Ōe Kenzaburō (review)

pp. 351-355

An Age of Melodrama: Family, Gender, and Social Hierarchy in the Turn-of-the-Century Japanese Novel (review)

pp. 355-358

The Alien Within: Representations of the Exotic in Twentieth-Century Japanese Literature (review)

pp. 359-363

Radicals and Realists in the Japanese Nonverbal Arts: The Avant-garde Rejection of Modernism (review)

pp. 363-368

A Page of Madness: Cinema and Modernity in 1920s Japan (review)

pp. 368-372

Kabuki's Forgotten War, 1931–1945 (review)

pp. 372-374

Erotic Grotesque Nonsense: The Mass Culture of Japanese Modern Times (review)

pp. 375-378

Soft Power Superpowers: Cultural and National Assets of Japan and the United States (review)

pp. 379-383

Evanescence and Form: An Introduction to Japanese Culture (review)

pp. 383-387

Daily Life and Demographics in Ancient Japan (review)

pp. 387-389

Hōryūji Reconsidered (review)

pp. 390-394

Tools of Culture: Japan's Cultural, Intellectual, Medical, and Technological Contacts in East Asia, 1000s–1500s (review)

pp. 394-398

The Way of Shikishima: Waka Theory and Practice in Early Modern Japan (review)

pp. 399-401

Women Religious Leaders in Japan's Christian Century, 1549–1650 (review)

pp. 401-405

Tour of Duty: Samurai, Military Service in Edo, and the Culture of Early Modern Japan (review)

pp. 405-409

Civilization and Enlightenment: The Early Thought of Fukuzawa Yukichi (review)

pp. 409-412

Nishida and Western Philosophy (review)

pp. 412-417

The Mayor of Aihara: A Japanese Villager and His Community, 1865–1925 (review)

pp. 417-421

Prophet Motive: Deguchi Onisaburō, Oomoto, and the Rise of New Religions in Imperial Japan (review)

pp. 421-425

The 1940 Tokyo Games: The Missing Olympics—Japan, the Asian Olympics and the Olympic Movement (review)

p. 426

National History and the World of Nations: Capital, State, and the Rhetoric of History in Japan, France, and the United States (review)

pp. 427-431

Memory Maps: The State and Manchuria in Postwar Japan (review)

pp. 431-436

The Search for Reconciliation: Sino-Japanese and German-Polish Relations since World War II (review)

pp. 436-439

China and Japan in the Late Meiji Period: China Policy and the Japanese Discourse on National Identity, 1895–1904 (review)

pp. 439-442

Japanese Society at War: Death, Memory and the Russo-Japanese War (review)

pp. 442-446

Japan's Holy War: The Ideology of Radical Shinto Ultranationalism (review)

pp. 446-451

Science for the Empire: Scientific Nationalism in Modern Japan (review)

pp. 451-455

The History of Modern Japanese Education: Constructing the National School System, 1872–1890 (review)

pp. 455-459

Imperial Subjects as Global Citizens: Nationalism, Internationalism, and Education in Japan (review)

pp. 459-464

Exporting Japan: Politics of Emigration to Latin America (review)

pp. 464-469

Democratic Reform in Japan: Assessing the Impact (review)

pp. 469-472

Japanese Investment in the World Economy: A Study of Strategic Themes in the Internationalisation of Japanese Industry (review)

pp. 472-475

Corporate Governance in the 21st Century: Japan's Gradual Transformation (review)

pp. 476-479

Tokyo-Brussels Partnership: Security, Development and Knowledge-based Society (review)

pp. 479-484

Normalizing Japan: Politics, Identity and the Evolution of Security Practice (review)

pp. 484-488


Notes on Contributors

pp. v-x

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