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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 185–194.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Victoria Young 12 Nakazato Isao , “ Okinawa as an Intersection of Colonialisms: Toward Creating a Place Open to and Interconnecting with Asia ,” International Critical Thought 3 , no. 2 ( 2013 ): 183–97, 195 –96 . 11 Annmaria M. Shimabuku , Alegal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 795–801.
Published: 01 August 2017
...: 9783900362270 (paper). Heritage Politics: Shuri Castle and Okinawa's Incorporation into Modern Japan, 1879–2000 . By Tze May Loo . Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books , 2014 . xii, 209 pp. ISBN: 9780739182482 (cloth, also available as e-book). The Limits of Okinawa: Japanese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1113–1114.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of empire and by tracing the personal and professional lives of a variety of actors who in one way or another rode the engine of empire in Okinawa to achieve notoriety and success, Koikari reveals the complex attachments and affinities that shaped US rule in Okinawa. In showing its readers how disciplinary...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1948) 7 (3): 254–267.
Published: 01 May 1948
...Daniel D. Karasik Abstract Of the Many places on this globe that were touched by the withering blast of war, I doubt if in any the life of the people has been more completely changed than on Okinawa. This long, irregularly shaped island is just less than half the size of Rhode Island. In 1940...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 19 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 May 1960
... University of Washington Okinawa; The History of an Island People. By GEORGE H . KERR. Rutland, Vermont and Tokyo, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle, 1958. xviii, 542. Maps, Bibliography, Index. $6.75. The Okinawans and their culture have been of extraordinary interest to countless travellers and visitors for many...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 515–516.
Published: 01 August 1961
...Paul S. Dull Command Decisions . Edited by Kent Roberts Greenfield . Washington, D. C. : Office of the Chief of Military History, U. S. Army , 1960 , viii, 565. Maps, Index. $4.50. Okinawa: The Last Battle . By Roy E. Appleman et al . Rutland and Tokyo : Charles E. Tuttle...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 151.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Alvin D. Coox Okinawa 1945: Gateway to Japan . By Ian Gow . Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday & Company , 1985 . 224 pp. Illustrations, Chronology, Bibliography, Index. $16.95. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1987 1987 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 151 Okinawa 1945: Gateway...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 41–61.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Chris Ames Abstract After the U.S. victory in the Battle of Okinawa in 1945, devastated Okinawans lived off of U.S. military rations, including unfamiliar foods such as pork luncheon meat and corned beef hash. Okinawans incorporated these and other U.S.-made goods into daily life as “ Amerikamun...
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Published: 01 February 2016
Figure 2. U.S. personnel stationed on Okinawa. Based on data in Umebayashi ( 2002 , 126–27). More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 33 (3): 489–490.
Published: 01 May 1974
...Douglas H. Mendel, Jr. Public Diplomacy and Political Change—Four Case Studies: Okinawa, Peru, Czechoslovakia, Guinea . Edited by Gregor Henderson With S. W. Barton , Johannes A. Binnendijk and Carolyn Setlow . New York : Praeger Publishers , 1973 . xxxv, 339 pp. $21.50...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (3): 740–742.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Alvin D. Coox The Battle for Okinawa . By Colonel Hiromichi Yahara . Translated By Roger Pineau and Masatoshi Uehara , with an introduction and commentary by Frank B. Gibney. New York : John Wiley and Sons , 1995 . xxv, 245 pp. $24.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 161–163.
Published: 01 February 1991
...David Fahy Okinawa: Two Postwar Novellas . By Ōshiro Tatsuhiro and Higashi Mineo . Translated by Steve Rabson . Japan Research Monograph, 10. Berkeley : University of California, Institute of East Asian Studies, Center for Japanese Studies , 1989 . xvi , 142 pp. $10.00...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 622–623.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Julia Yonetani Women of Okinawa: Nine Voices from a Garrison Island . By Ruth Ann Keyso . Ithaca : Cornell University Press , 2000 . xv , 166 pp. $39.95 (cloth); $16.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 622 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Women...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 563–565.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Vincent Kelly Pollard Withdraw U.S. Bases! Appeal From Okinawa . Japan Asia Africa Latin America (JAALA) Solidarity Committee . Cinema Okinawa, 1998 . 24 min. $30.00 (videocassette). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 BOOK REVIEWS ASIA: COMPARATIVE...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (3): 755–757.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Helen Hardacre Women of the Sacred Groves, Divine Priestesses of Okinawa . By Susan Sered . New York and Oxford : Oxford University Press , 1999 . $55.00 (cloth); $19.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 755 colonial policy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (3): 750–751.
Published: 01 August 2000
...David C. Stahl The American Occupation of Japan and Okinawa: Literature and Memory . By Michael S. Molasky . London and New York : Routledge , 1999 . xii, 244 pp. $55.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 750 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Despite...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 565–567.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Valerie H. Barske Writing Okinawa: Narrative Acts of Identity and Resistance . By Davinder L. Bhowmik . London and New York : Routledge , 2008 . xiv, 234 pp. $170.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2011 2011 In Writing Okinawa , Davinder Bhowmik...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 748–750.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Gerald Figal Japan and Okinawa: Structure and Subjectivity . Edited by Glenn D. Hook and Richard Siddle . London and New York : RoutledgeCurzon , 2003 . xii , 255 pp. $114.95 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 748 T H E J O U R N A L O F A S I A N S T...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (2): 184–205.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Tze M. Loo Abstract This article situates the discourses produced during an anti– yuta shaman campaign in 1913 within a longer trajectory of the changing position of Okinawa's female ritualists following Japan's formal colonization of Okinawa. Women have historically dominated Okinawa's ritual...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (3): 852–854.
Published: 01 August 2007
...David Tobaru Obermiller Myth, Protest and Struggle in Okinawa . By Miyumi Tanji . New York : Routledge , 2006 . 256 pp. $120.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2007 2007 In the late 1870s, Meiji Japan invented a new administrative term, “Okinawa...