The Journal of Japanese Studies

Table of Contents
Volume 33, Number 1
Winter 2007


ARTICLES

 

The Political Economy of Postwar Family Policy in Japan:
Economic Imperatives and Electoral Incentives
PRISCILLA A. LAMBERT {abstract}

Microfirms and Industrial Districts in Japan:
The Dynamics of the Arita Ceramic-ware Industry in the Twentieth Century
STEVEN TOLLIDAY AND YASUSHI YONEMITSU {abstract}

Darkness Transformed:
Illness in the Work of Kajii Motojirō
STEPHEN DODD {abstract}

“Self-responsibility” and the Nature of the Postwar Japanese State:
Risk through the Looking Glass
GLENN D. HOOK AND TAKEDA HIROKO {abstract}

 

PERSPECTIVES

 

Securing Japan: The Current Discourse
RICHARD J. SAMUELS {abstract}

 

REVIEWS

 

Ikegami, Bonds of Civility:
   Aesthetic Networks and the Political Origins of Japanese Culture

MORGAN PITELKA

Thal, Rearranging the Landscape of the Gods:
   The Politics of a Pilgrimage Site in Japan, 1573-1912

JOHN NELSON

Oyler, Swords, Oaths, and Prophetic Visions:
   Authoring Warrior Rule in Medieval Japan

DAVID T. BIALOCK

Williams, Tsumi—Offence and Retribution in Early Japan
JOAN R. PIGGOTT

Wang, Ambassadors from the Islands of Immortals:
   China-Japan Relations in the Han-Tang Period

ROBERT BORGEN

Botsman, Punishment and Power in the Making of Modern Japan
PHILIP BROWN

McNally, Proving the Way:
   Conflict and Practice in the History of Japanese Nativism

ANNE WALTHALL

Goto-Jones, Political Philosophy in Japan: Nishida, the Kyoto School, and Co-Prosperity
Stevens, Le néant évidé: Ontologie et politique chez Keiji Nishitani
RICHARD F. CALICHMAN

Overcome by Modernity? Three Works by and about Takeuchi Yoshimi
Calichman, Takeuchi Yoshimi: Displacing the West
Takeuchi (Seifert and Uhl, eds.), Japan in Asien: Geschichtsdenken und Kulturkritik nach 1945
Takeuchi (Calichman, trans.), What is Modernity: Writings of Takeuchi Yoshimi
STEVEN HEINE

Kushner, The Thought War: Japanese Imperial Propaganda
Yamashita, Leaves from an Autumn of Emergencies:
   Selections from the Wartime Diaries of Ordinary Japanese
TOM HAVENS

Schencking, Making Waves: Politics, Propaganda, and the Emergence of the Imperial    Japanese Navy, 1868-1922
MICHAEL A. BARNHART

Dudden, Japan’s Colonization of Korea: Discourse and Power
HYUNG GU LYNN

Brook, Collaboration: Japanese Agents and Local Elites in Wartime China
WEN-HSIN YEH

Hasegawa, Racing the Enemy: Stalin, Truman, and the Surrender of Japan
KOSHIRO YUKIKO

Kratoska, ed., Asian Labor in the Wartime Japanese Empire: Unknown Histories
YOSHIHISA T. MATSUSAKA

Saaler, Politics, Memory and Public Opinion:
   The History Textbook Controversy and Japanese Society
TAKASHI YOSHIDA

Murase, Cooperation over Conflict:
   The Women’s Movement and the State in Postwar Japan
ANNE E. IMAMURA

Carlile, Divisions of Labor:
   Globality, Ideology, and War in the Shaping of the Japanese Labor Movement
GREGORY J. KASZA

Shibata, Japan and Germany under the U.S. Occupation:
   A Comparative Analysis of Post-war Education Reform
JULIAN DIERKES

Molony and Uno, eds., Gendering Modern Japanese History
SABINE FRÜHSTÜCK

Long, Final Days: Japanese Culture and Choice at the End of Life
LYNNE NAKANO

McLelland, Queer Japan from the Pacific War to the Internet Age
KAREN KELSKY

Reichert, In the Company of Men: Representations of Male-Male Sexuality in Meiji Literature MARK MCLELLAND

Murakami, Postmodern, Feminist and Postcolonial Currents in Contemporary Japanese
   Culture: A Reading of Murakami Haruki, Yoshimoto Banana, Yoshimoto Takaaki and
   Karatani Kōjin

ATSUKO UEDA

Wender, Lamentation as History: Narratives by Koreans in Japan, 1965-2000
MICHAEL MOLASKY

Le Fanu, Mizoguchi and Japan
DARRELL WILLIAM DAVIS

McRoy, ed., Japanese Horror Cinema
TIMOTHY ILES

Wallace, Objects of Discourse: Memoirs by Women of Heian Japan
AILEEN GATTEN

Quinn, Developing Zeami: The Noh Actor’s Attunement in Practice
PAUL S. ATKINS

Morinaga, Secrecy in Japanese Arts: “Secret Transmission” as a Mode of Knowledge
TERRY KAWASHIMA

Mehri, Notes from Toyota-Land: An American Engineer in Japan
MARK FRUIN

Ito, Patrick, and Weinstein, eds., Reviving Japan’s Economy: Problems and Prescriptions ARTHUR J. ALEXANDER

Inagami and Whittaker, The New Community Firm:
   Employment, Governance and Management Reform in Japan
TOM ROEHL

Imura and Schreurs, eds., Environmental Policy in Japan
LAM PENG ER

Barrett, ed., Ecological Modernization and Japan
BRETT L. WALKER

Arase, ed., Japan’s Foreign Aid: Old Continuities and New Directions
DENNIS T. YASUTOMO

Scheiner, Democracy without Competition in Japan:
   Opposition Failure in a One-Party Dominant State
J. A. A. STOCKWIN
 

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