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Volume 34, Number 2, Summer 2008

Table of Contents

From: The Journal of Japanese Studies

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Japanese Bridges: A Translation of Yasuda Yojūrō’s “Nihon No Hashi”

pp. 257-261 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0014

Japanese Bridges

pp. 262-294 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0045

The Great Kanto Earthquake and the Culture of Catastrophe and Reconstruction in 1920s Japan

pp. 295-331 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0021

Failure to Protect Refugees?: Domestic Institutions, International Organizations, and Civil Society in Japan

pp. 333-361 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0028


Japan’s “War Orphans”: Identification and State Responsibility

pp. 363-388 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0035


Exodus to North Korea: Shadows from Japan’s Cold War (review)

pp. 389-392 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0042

Local Citizenship in Recent Countries of Immigration: Japan in Comparative Perspective (review)

pp. 393-396 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0004

Japan after Japan: Social and Cultural Life from the Recessionary 1990s to the Present (review)

pp. 396-402 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0011

Popular Culture, Globalization and Japan (review)

pp. 403-406 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0018

Modern Japanese Cuisine: Food, Power and National Identity (review)

pp. 406-410 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0025

Bad Youth: Juvenile Delinquency and the Politics of Everyday Life in Modern Japan (review)

pp. 410-415 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0032

In the Shadows: Sexuality, Pedagogy, and Gender among Japanese Teenagers (review)

pp. 415-419 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0039

The State Bearing Gifts: Deception and Disaffection in Japanese Higher Education (review)

pp. 419-423 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0001

Language and Japanese Society: Mainstream, Minorities, and Modernity

pp. 423-429 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0008

Eccentric Spaces, Hidden Histories: Narrative, Ritual, and Royal Authority from The Chronicles of Japan to The Tale of the Heike (review)

pp. 429-433 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0016

Love after The Tale of Genji: Rewriting the World of the Shining Prince (review)

pp. 433-436 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0023

Haikai Poet Yosa Buson and the Bashō Revival (review)

pp. 437-441 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0030

Practices of the Sentimental Imagination: Melodrama, the Novel, and the Social Imaginary in Nineteenth-Century Japan (review)

pp. 442-446 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0037

Sirens of the Western Shore: The Westernesque Femme Fatale, Translation, and Vernacular Style in Modern Japanese Literature (review)

pp. 446-450 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0044

Shadows on the Screen: Tanizaki Jun’ichirō on Cinema and “Oriental” Aesthetics (review)

pp. 450-455 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0006

Woman Critiqued: Translated Essays on Japanese Women’s Writing (review)

pp. 455-458 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0013

Literature, Modernity, and the Practice of Resistance: Japanese and Taiwanese Fiction, 1960–1990 (review)

pp. 459-462 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0020

Time Frames: Japanese Cinema and the Unfolding of History (review)

pp. 463-467 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0027

Heian Japan: Centers and Peripheries (review)

pp. 467-471 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0034

Householders: The Reizei Family in Japanese History (review)

pp. 471-476 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0041

Dōgen on Meditation and Thinking: A Reflection on His View of Zen (review)

pp. 476-479 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0003

Japan’s Medieval Population: Famine, Fertility, and Warfare in a Transformative Age (review)

pp. 479-483 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0010

Fertility and Pleasure: Ritual and Sexual Values in Tokugawa Japan (review)

pp. 484-487 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0017

Popular Literacy in Early Modern Japan (review)

pp. 488-492 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0024

Practical Pursuits: Religion, Politics and Personal Cultivation in Nineteenth-Century Japan (review)

pp. 492-496 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0031

The Japanese “New Woman”: Images of Gender and Modernity (review)

pp. 497-499 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0038

JAPANimals: History and Culture in Japan’s Animal Life (review)

pp. 500-505 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0000

The Meiji Constitution: The Japanese Experience of the West and the Shaping of the Modern State (review)

pp. 505-508 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0007

A History of Nationalism in Modern Japan: Placing the People (review)

pp. 508-512 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0015

The Impact of the Russo-Japanese War (review)

pp. 512-516 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0022

From Mahan to Pearl Harbor: The Imperial Japanese Navy and the United States (review)

pp. 517-521 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0029

Hiroshima in History: The Myths of Revisionism, and: The End of the Pacific War: Reappraisals (review)

pp. 521-528 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0036

Okinawa and the U.S. Military: Identity Making in the Age of Globalization (review)

pp. 528-532 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0043

Sino-Japanese Relations: Interaction, Logic, and Transformation (review)

pp. 533-536 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0005

Political Reform in Japan: Leadership Looming Large (review)

pp. 536-539 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0012

Secrets, Sex, and Spectacle: the Rules of Scandal in Japan and the United States (review)

pp. 539-543 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0019

Recovering from Success: Innovation and Technology Management in Japan (review)

pp. 543-548 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0026

Competing to be Really, Really Good: The Behind-the-Scenes Drama of Capability-Building Competition in the Automobile Industry (review)

pp. 548-552 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0033

The Fable of the Keiretsu: Urban Legends of The Japanese Economy, and: Institutional Change in Japan (review)

pp. 553-557 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0040

Publications of Note

Publications of Note

p. 559 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0002


Notes on Contributors

pp. vi-xii | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0009

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