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Volume 40, Number 1, Winter 2014

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors

pp. vii-xiv | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0037


The “Matsukata Deflation” Reconsidered: Financial Stabilization and Japanese Exports in a Global Depression, 1881–85

pp. 1-28 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0045

The “Devil” in the Heart: Enchi Fumiko’s Onnamen and the Uncanny

pp. 29-55 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0003

Censorship, Academic Factionalism, and University Autonomy in Wartime Japan: The Yanaihara Incident Reconsidered

pp. 57-85 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0011

The Discourse of Intermarriage in Colonial Taiwan

pp. 87-116 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0019


Child Welfare and Development: A Japanese Case Study by Sachiko Bamba and Wendy L. Haight (review)

pp. 117-121 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0027

Home and Family in Japan: Continuity and Transformation ed. by Richard Ronald and Allison Alexy (review)

pp. 121-123 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0034

Hard Times in the Hometown: A History of Community Survival in Modern Japan by Martin Dusinberre (review)

pp. 123-127 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0042

Tradition, Democracy and the Townscape of Kyoto: Claiming a Right to the Past by Christoph Brumann (review)

pp. 127-131 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0000

A Discipline on Foot: Inventing Japanese Native Ethnography, 1910–1945 by Alan Christy (review)

pp. 131-136 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0008

The Okinawan Diaspora in Japan: Crossing the Borders Within by Steve Rabson (review)

pp. 136-140 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0016

Beachheads: War, Peace, and Tourism in Postwar Okinawa by Gerald Figal (review)

pp. 140-144 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0024

Herding Monkeys to Paradise: How Macaque Troops Are Managed for Tourism in Japan by John Knight (review)

pp. 144-147 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0031

Hakuhō Sculpture by Donald F. McCallum (review)

pp. 147-150 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0039

The Seven Tengu Scrolls: Evil and the Rhetoric of Legitimacy in Medieval Japanese Buddhism by Haruko Wakabayashi (review)

pp. 151-155 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0047

The Face of Jizō: Image and Cult in Medieval Japanese Buddhism by Hank Glassman (review)

pp. 155-159 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0005

Art and Palace Politics in Early Modern Japan, 1580s–1680s by Elizabeth Lillehoj (review)

pp. 159-163 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0013

Cultivating Commons: Joint Ownership of Arable Land in Early Modern Japan by Philip C. Brown (review)

pp. 164-168 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0021

Tama in Japanese Myth: A Hermeneutical Study of Ancient Japanese Divinity by Tomoko Iwasawa (review)

pp. 168-171 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0029

Obtaining Images: Art, Production and Display in Edo Japan by Timon Screech (review)

pp. 171-175 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0036

The Premise of Fidelity: Science, Visuality, and Representing the Real in Nineteenth-century Japan by Maki Fukuoka (review)

pp. 175-178 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0044

Maximum Embodiment: Yōga, the Western Painting of Japan, 1912–1955 by Bert Winther-Tamaki (review)

pp. 178-182 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0002

Rethinking Japanese Modernism ed. by Roy Starrs (review)

pp. 182-185 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0010

Nagai Kafū’s Occidentalism: Defining the Japanese Self by Rachael Hutchinson (review)

pp. 185-190 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0018

Two-timing Modernity: Homosocial Narrative in Modern Japanese Fiction by J. Keith Vincent (review)

pp. 190-194 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0026

Contact Moments: The Politics of Intercultural Desire in Japanese Male-Queer Cultures by Katsuhiko Suganuma (review)

pp. 194-198 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0033

Recreating Japanese Men Edited by Sabine Frühstück and Anne Walthall (review)

pp. 199-202 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0041

Love, Sex, and Democracy in Japan during the American Occupation by Mark McLelland (review)

pp. 203-207 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0049

Celebrity Gods: New Religions, Media, and Authority in Occupied Japan by Benjamin Dorman (review)

pp. 207-212 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0007

Religion and Politics in Contemporary Japan: Soka Gakkai Youth and Komeito by Anne Mette Fisker-Nielsen (review)

pp. 212-216 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0015

Passionate Friendship: The Aesthetics of Girls’ Culture in Japan by Deborah Shamoon (review)

pp. 216-221 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0023

Pop Culture and the Everyday in Japan: Sociological Perspectives ed. by Katsuya Minamida and Izumi Tsuji; translated by Leonie R. Stickland (review)

pp. 221-224 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0030

Slurp! A Social and Culinary History of Ramen—Japan’s Favorite Noodle Soup by Barak Kushner (review)

pp. 224-228 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0038

Anime’s Media Mix: Franchising Toys and Characters in Japan by Marc Steinberg (review)

pp. 228-232 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0046

The Soul of Anime: Collaborative Creativity and Japan’s Media Success Story by Ian Condry (review)

pp. 232-235 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0004

The Constitution of Japan: A Contextual Analysis by Shigenori Matsui (review)

pp. 235-239 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0012

The Evolution of Japan’s Party System: Politics and Policy in an Era of Institutional Change ed. by Leonard J. Schoppa (review)

pp. 239-244 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0020

Policy Entrepreneurship and Elections in Japan: A Political Biography of Ozawa Ichiro by Takashi Oka (review)

pp. 244-248 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0028

The Evolution of the Japanese Developmental State: Institutions Locked in by Ideas by Hironori Sasada (review)

pp. 248-252 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0035

Pioneers of Sino-Japanese Relations: Liao and Takasaki by Mayumi Itoh (review)

pp. 252-256 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0043

The Origin of Ping-Pong Diplomacy: The Forgotten Architect of Sino-U.S. Rapprochement by Mayumi Itoh (review)

pp. 256-259 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0001

Masculinity and Japan’s Foreign Relations by Yumiko Mikanagi (review)

pp. 259-262 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0009

The Money Doctors from Japan: Finance, Imperialism, and the Building of the Yen Bloc, 1895–1937 by Michael Schiltz (review)

pp. 262-265 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0017

Beyond Our Means: Why America Spends While the World Saves by Sheldon Garon (review)

pp. 266-270 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0025

An Emerging Non-regular Labour Force in Japan: The Dignity of Dispatched Workers by Huiyan Fu (review)

pp. 270-274 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0032

Japan’s New Inequality: Intersection of Employment Reforms and Welfare Arrangements Edited by Yoshimichi Sato and Jun Imai (review)

pp. 275-278 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0040

Welfare through Work: Conservative Ideas, Partisan Dynamics, and Social Protection in Japan by Mari Miura (review)

pp. 278-281 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0048

War and Health Insurance Policy in Japan and the United States: World War II to Postwar Reconstruction by Takakazu Yamagishi (review)

pp. 281-285 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0006

Mental Health Care in Japan Edited by Ruth Taplin and Sandra J. Lawman (review)

pp. 285-289 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0014

Depression in Japan: Psychiatric Cures for a Society in Distress by Junko Kitanaka (review)

pp. 290-293 | DOI: 10.1353/jjs.2014.0022

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