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Volume 35, Number 2, Summer 2009

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors

pp. v-x | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0124


Civil Society and the New Civic Movements in Contemporary Japan: Convergence, Collaboration, and Transformation

pp. 247-283 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0085

Shepherds of the People: Yasuoka Masahiro and the New Bureaucrats in Early Showa Japan

pp. 285-319 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0091

An Apology of Betrayal: Political and Narrative Strategies in a Late Medieval Memoir

pp. 321-352 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0097


Christ in Japanese Culture: Theological Themes in Shusaku Endo’s Literary Works (review)

pp. 353-356 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0121

Emplacing a Pilgrimage: The Ōyama Cult and Regional Religion in Early Modern Japan (review)

pp. 357-361 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0089

Yasukuni, the War Dead and the Struggle for Japan’s Past (review)

pp. 361-364 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0095

When Tengu Talk: Hirata Atsutane’s Ethnography of the Other World (review)

pp. 365-368 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0101

Buddhist Materiality: A Cultural History of Objects in Japanese Buddhism (review)

pp. 368-373 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0107

Murmured Conversations: A Treatise on Poetry and Buddhism by the Poet-Monk Shinkei (review)

pp. 373-377 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0113

When Our Eyes No Longer See: Realism, Science, and Ecology in Japanese Literary Modernism (review)

pp. 377-380 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0119

Overcoming Modernity: Cultural Identity in Wartime Japan (review)

pp. 380-385 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0087

Out of the Alleyway: Nakagami Kenji and the Poetics of Outcaste Fiction (review)

pp. 386-389 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0093

Writing Okinawa: Narrative Acts of Identity and Resistance (review)

pp. 389-394 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0099

Poison Woman: Figuring Female Transgression in Modern Japanese Culture (review)

pp. 394-398 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0105

Purloined Letters: Cultural Borrowing and Japanese Crime Literature 1868–1937, and: Murder Most Modern: Detective Fiction and Japanese Culture (review)

pp. 398-405 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0111

Rakugo: Performing Comedy and Cultural Heritage in Contemporary Tokyo (review)

pp. 405-408 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0117

Manga from the Floating Word: Comicbook Culture and the Kibyōshi of Edo Japan (review)

pp. 409-413 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0123

State Formation in Japan: Emergence of a Fourth-century Ruling Elite, and: Himiko and Japan’s Elusive Chiefdom of Yamatai: Archaeology, History, and Mythology (review)

pp. 413-419 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0090

The Age of Visions and Arguments: Parliamentarianism and the National Public Sphere in Early Meiji Japan (review)

pp. 419-424 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0096

The Treaty of Portsmouth and Its Legacies (review)

pp. 424-426 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0102

Japan and the League of Nations: Empire and World Order, 1914–1938 (review)

pp. 426-431 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0108

Warum Japan keine Juden verfolgte: Die Judenpolitik des Kaiserreiches Japan während der Zeit des Nationalsozialismus (1933–1945) (review)

pp. 431-436 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0114

Bankrupting the Enemy: The U.S. Financial Siege of Japan before Pearl Harbor (review)

pp. 436-440 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0120

Certain Victory: Images of World War II in the Japanese Media (review)

pp. 440-445 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0088

The Tokyo International Military Tribunal: A Reappraisal, and: The Tokyo War Crimes Trial: The Pursuit of Justice in the Wake of World War II (review)

pp. 445-451 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0094

Law in Japan: A Turning Point (review)

pp. 451-455 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0100

Uneasy Warriors: Gender, Memory, and Popular Culture in the Japanese Army (review)

pp. 455-460 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0106

The Too-Good Wife: Alcohol, Codependency, and the Politics of Nurturance in Postwar Japan (review)

pp. 460-464 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0112

Population Decline and Ageing in Japan: The Social Consequences, and: Ageing and the Labor Market in Japan: Problems and Policies (review)

pp. 464-470 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0118

Primary School in Japan: Self, Individuality and Learning in Elementary Education (review)

pp. 470-475 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0086

The Politics of Structural Education Reform (review)

pp. 475-479 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0092

Site Fights: Divisive Facilities and Civil Society in Japan and the West (review)

pp. 479-483 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0098

Japan’s Motorcycle Wars: An Industry History (review)

pp. 483-487 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0104

Japanese Exports and Foreign Direct Investment: Imperfect Competition in International Markets (review)

pp. 488-491 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0110

Corporate Governance in Japan: Institutional Change and Organizational Diversity (review)

pp. 491-495 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0116

A New Japan for the Twenty-First Century: An Inside Overview of Current Fundamental Changes and Problems (review)

pp. 495-500 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0122

Opinion and Comment

Response to Review by James J. Orr

pp. 501-502 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0103

Reply to Tsuyoshi Hasegawa

pp. 503-504 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0109

Publications of Note

Publications of Note

p. 505 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.0.0115

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