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Published: 25 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383598-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8359-8
...The Disappearance of Modern Japan: Japan and Social Science Bernard S. Silberman For academics one of the more interesting, if not completely surprising, aspects of the post-World War II period was the evolution of the almost complete domi- nance, if not hegemony, of global social science...
Published: 11 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395263-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9526-3
...6 American Studies in Japan, Japan in American Studies Challenges of the Heterolingual Address In his book Translation and Subjectivity: On “Japan” and Cultural Nation- alism, Naoki Sakai explores the question of the production of subjec- tivity in an intercultural environment, such as...
Published: 29 June 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381808-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8180-8
Published: 13 September 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388609
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8860-9
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392279-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9227-9
... Five years ago the war between Japan and China broke out. Let us remember those past events, because through those events we get a sense of what really happened. The war between Japan and China was in fact meant to liberate the disoriented and hesitant Chinese Chungking government from the...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396338-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9633-8
... CHAPTER 2 Words and Changing Things: Grasping Fushigi in Meiji Japan I find it greatly displeasing to think about things that are as intangible as a cloud• things such as ghosts, curses, and karma. But to Tsuda's mind they were rather as• tonishing. As this...
Published: 25 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385134-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8513-4
... keiko yamanaka Feminization of Japanese Brazilian Labor Migration to Japan...
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
... The ‘‘End’’ of the Postwar: Japan at the Turn of the Millennium carol gluck We seem, in the 1990s, to be obsessed with ‘‘ends the end of the cold war, of the postwar, and of the modern, and the much heralded but phantasmic end of history. Such...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380757-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8075-7
... Anticipating Nationhood Identification, Collaboration, and Rumor 4 in Filipino Responses to Japan Writing from Yokohama to one of his fellow nationalists in 1898, Mariano Ponce—then ambassador to Japan of the short-lived Phil- ippine revolutionary...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387763-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8776-3
... Part I feminist critique of law films that honor-judge women Rashomon 1 (Japan, 1950) construction of woman as guilty object Akira...
Published: 27 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392293-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9229-3
... 5 the obscene, violent supplement of state power Korean Welfare and Class Warfare in Interwar Japan State power itself is split from within and relies on its own obscene spectral underside: public state apparatuses are always...
Published: 27 March 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9229-3
... appendix 1 Korean Self-help and Social Work Organizations in Japan (by prefecture and with membership over 1,000) Prefecture and Date of Summary and Translation Organization, Activities, Name of Estab- of Statement of Purpose and Programs...
Published: 15 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393238-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9323-8
... Japan and Television at Introduction the Century’s Turn 1996: Monday, 9 p.m. Long Vacation is a primetime serial that centers on the love relationship between an aging model with rapidly narrowing career...
Published: 15 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393238-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9323-8
... Intimate Televisuality One television dramas and the tarento in postwar japan Scholars have argued that Japanese television net- works’ success in creating a ‘‘partial substitute for van- ishing communal forms of entertainment turned...
Published: 15 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393238-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9323-8
... Labor Fantasies in Recessionary Japan Five employment as lifestyle in workplace dramas of the 1990s In the first episode of the Shomuni series (General Affairs Department 2; Fuji, 1998), Tsukahara Sawako...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390701-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9070-1
... A aron aron Fascism’s Furry Friends: Dogs, National Identity, and Purity Sk of Blood in 1930s Japan a b elun d d Nearly everyone in Japan is familiar with the tale of Hachikō (1923–35). Better known as the...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390701-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9070-1
... Mi All Beautiful Fascists?: c hael Bas hael Axis Film Culture in Imperial Japan k ett Amakasu said, “What a miserable race this is [Italians]. If we don’t make our move now then we’ll have to suffer through three weeks of...
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393283-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9328-3
... two ‘‘PAN-PAN GIRLS’’ PERFORMING AND RESISTING NEOCOLONIALISM(S) IN THE PACIFIC THEATER U.S. Military Prostitution in Occupied Japan, 1945–1952 ✩ MICHIKO TAKEUCHI For...
Published: 13 November 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391104-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9110-4
... carol gluck Sekinin/Responsibility in Modern Japan Responsibility is the first step in responsibility. —W. E. B. du Bois, John Brown As words go, ‘‘responsibility’’ sekinin’’ in...
Published: 26 December 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389156-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8915-6
...Chapter 5 The Rupture of Meiji and the New Japan The spatial operations of national history naturalize the division of the world into a system of nation-states and ultimately the nation-state’s claims on territories and the individuals living in them. I turn now to na- tional...