restricted access   Volume 72, Number 1, 2017

Table of Contents

Shifting Perspectives on the Shogunate’s Last Years: Gountei Sadahide’s Bird’s-Eye View Landscape Prints

pp. 1-30
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A Parody in the Ruins: A Translation of Irisawa Yasuo’s Waga Izumo, Waga Chinkon (Part 1)

pp. 31-70
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My Izumo, My Requiem (Part 1)

pp. 51-70
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Book Reviews

Rice, Agriculture, and the Food Supply in Premodern Japan by Charlotte von Verschuer (review)

pp. 71-73
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Reading “The Tale of Genji”: Sources from the First Millennium ed. by Thomas Harper and Haruo Shirane (review)

pp. 74-76
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The Dream of Christian Nagasaki: World Trade and the Clash of Cultures, 1560–1640 by Reinier H. Hesselink (review)

pp. 76-83
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Spectacular Accumulation: Material Culture, Tokugawa Ieyasu, and Samurai Sociability by Morgan Pitelka (review)

pp. 84-87
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The Problem of Women in Early Modern Japan by Marcia Yonemoto (review)

pp. 87-91
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The Ryukyu Kingdom: Cornerstone of East Asia by Mamoru Akamine (review)

pp. 92-95
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Street Performers and Society in Urban Japan, 1600–1900: The Beggar’s Gift by Gerald Groemer (review)

pp. 95-99
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Edo Kabuki in Transition: From the Worlds of the Samurai to the Vengeful Female Ghost by Satoko Shimazaki, and: Onnagata: A Labyrinth of Gendering in Kabuki Theater by Maki Isaka (review)

pp. 100-104
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Values, Identity and Equality in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Japan ed. by Peter Nosco, James E. Ketelaar, and Yasunori Kojima (review)

pp. 105-109
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Network of Knowledge: Western Science and the Tokugawa Information Revolution by Terrence Jackson (review)

pp. 110-113
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Like No Other: Exceptionalism and Nativism in Early Modern Japan by Mark Thomas McNally (review)

pp. 114-118
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Cartographic Japan: A History in Maps ed. by Kären Wigen, Sugimoto Fumiko, and Cary Karacas (review)

pp. 119-123
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Japanese Prostitutes in the North American West, 1887–1920 by Kazuhiro Oharazeki (review)

pp. 123-125
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The Youth of Things: Life and Death in the Age of Kajii Motojirō by Stephen Dodd (review)

pp. 126-128
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The Rhetoric of Photography in Modern Japanese Literature: Materiality in the Visual Register as Narrated by Tanizaki Jun’ichirō, Abe Kōbō, Horie Toshiyuki, and Kanai Mieko by Atsuko Sakaki (review)

pp. 128-133
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Men to Devils, Devils to Men: Japanese War Crimes and Chinese Justice by Barak Kushner (review)

pp. 134-138
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Drahtseilakte: Der junge Kenzaburō Ōe by Irmela Hijiya-Kirschnereit and Christoph Held (review)

pp. 138-141
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The China Problem in Postwar Japan: Japanese National Identity and Sino-Japanese Relations by Robert Hoppens (review)

pp. 142-145
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The Strange Child: Education and the Psychology of Patriotism in Recessionary Japan by Andrea Gevurtz Arai (review)

pp. 146-152
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