Volume 42, Number 1, Winter 2016

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors

pp. i-iv
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Articles

The Politics of Migration in Tokugawa Japan: The Eastward Expansion of Shin Buddhism

pp. 1-28
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“By Not Stopping”: The First Taiwan Expedition (1874) and the Roots of Japanese Military Disobedience

pp. 29-55
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From Island Nation to Oceanic Empire: A Vision of Japanese Expansion from the Periphery

pp. 57-90
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Why Saikaku Was Memorable but Bakin Was Unforgettable

pp. 91-121
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Reviews

Authorizing the Shogunate: Ritual and Material Symbolism in the Literary Construction of Warrior Order by Vyjayanthi R. Selinger (review)

pp. 123-127
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Man’yōshū and the Imperial Imagination in Early Japan by Torquil Duthie (review)

pp. 128-131
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The Princess Nun: Bunchi, Buddhist Reform, and Gender in Early Edo Japan by Gina Cogan (review)

pp. 132-136
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Ōoku: The Secret World of the Shogun’s Women by Cecilia Segawa Seigle and Linda H. Chance (review)

pp. 136-140
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Secrecy’s Power: Covert Shin Buddhists in Japan and Contradictions of Concealment by Clark Chilson (review)

pp. 140-144
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Buddhism, Unitarianism, and the Meiji Competition for Universality by Michel Mohr (review)

pp. 144-147
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The Life and Afterlives of Hanabusa Itchō, Artist-Rebel of Edo by Miriam Wattles (review)

pp. 147-152
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Painting Circles: Tsuchida Bakusen and Nihonga Collectives in Early 20th-Century Japan by John D. Szostak (review)

pp. 152-156
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The Anime Paradox: Patterns and Practices through the Lens of Traditional Japanese Theater by Stevie Suan (review)

pp. 156-161
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The Forbidden Worlds of Haruki Murakami by Matthew Carl Strecher (review)

pp. 161-164
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Schoolgirls, Money and Rebellion in Japan by Sharon Kinsella (review)

pp. 164-169
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Marketing and Consumption in Modern Japan by Kazuo Usui (review)

pp. 169-173
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Precarious Japan by Anne Allison (review)

pp. 173-178
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Working Skin: Making Leather, Making a Multicultural Japan by Joseph D. Hankins (review)

pp. 178-181
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Energy Security in Japan: Challenges after Fukushima by Vlado Vivoda (review)

pp. 181-186
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Japan’s Maritime Security Strategy: The Japan Coast Guard and Maritime Outlaws by Lindsay Black (review)

pp. 186-188
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The British Courts and Extra-territoriality in Japan, 1859–1899 by Christopher Roberts (review)

pp. 188-192
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Lost and Found: Recovering Regional Identity in Imperial Japan by Hi-raku Shimoda (review)

pp. 192-196
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Gender and Law in the Japanese Imperium ed. by Susan L. Burns and Barbara J. Brooks (review)

pp. 196-200
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Heritage Politics: Shuri Castle and Okinawa’s Incorporation into Modern Japan, 1879–2000 by Tze May Loo (review)

pp. 201-205
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Hiroshima: The Origins of Global Memory Culture by Ran Zwigenberg (review)

pp. 205-209
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Men to Devils, Devils to Men: Japanese War Crimes and Chinese Justice by Barak Kushner (review)

pp. 210-215
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Opinion and Comment

pp. 217-218
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Publications of Note

p. 219
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