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Index of Contributions

Abe, Atsuko (2002) Japan's New Challenge: Becoming a Multi-Ethnic Society? electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2002, First Posted on 10 February 2002.

Akimoto, Daisuke (2013) Kōmeitō in Japanese Politics, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2013, First Posted on 17 February 2013.

Akimoto, Daisuke (2013) A Theoretical Analysis of Japan’s Changing Security Identity: Through the Application of Analytical Eclecticism, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 11 in 2013, First Posted on 24 May 2013.

Akimoto, Daisuke (2013) The Japan-Australia Security Alignment: Its Development and the Implications for Regional Integration of the Asia-Pacific, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 21 in 2013. First posted on 15 December 2013.

Akimoto, Daisuke (2014) Laputa: Castle in the Sky in the Cold War: As a Symbol of Nuclear Technology of the Lost Civilisation, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Akimoto, Daisuke (2014) Howl’s Moving Castle in the War on Terror: A Transformative Analysis of the Iraq War and Japan’s Response, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Aoki, Kumiko (2005) Japanese Higher Education Institutions in the 21st Century: The Challenge of Globalization and Internationalization, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 7 in 2005, First Posted on 4 November 2005.

Ashmore, Darren-Jon (2005) Kiritake Masako's Maiden's Bunraku: 竹政子乙女文楽, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2005, First Posted on 17 June 2005.

Ashmore, Darren-Jon (2007) Who Owns Culture? Negotiating Folk Tradition at the Nishinomiya Ebisu Shrine, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2007, First Posted on 17 October 2007.

Ashmore, Darren-Jon (2013) The Authenticity of the Other: The Kuiraishi-no-ki and Japanese Ritual Puppet Theatre, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 14 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Askew, David (2002) Melting Pot or Homogeneity? An Examination of Modern Theories of the Japanese Ethnicity, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2002, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

Askew, David (2002) The Nanjing Incident: Recent Research and Trends, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2002, First Posted on 4 April 2002.

Askew, Rie Kido (2009) Arthur Waley: Translator of the Tale of Genji, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2009, First Posted on 30 November 2009.

Askew, Rie Kido (2010) A Biography of Self-Loss: The Life and Works of Atsushi Nakajima, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2010, First Posted on 12 July 2010.

Askew, Rie Kido (2013) Kokuriko zaka kara (From the Red Poppy Hill), electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 1 in 2013, First Posted on 17 February 2013.

Askew, Rie Kido (2013) In Search of Japan’s Hidden Christians: A Story of Suppression, Secrecy and Survival, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Askew, Rie Kido (2014) Miyazaki Hayao, Kaze Tachinu, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 1 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Assmann, Stephanie (2003) Japanese Women's Magazines: Inspiration and Commodity, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 6 in 2003, First Posted on 20 October 2003.

Atanassova-Cornelis, Elena (2005) Pursuing a Major Power Role: Realism with the US and Idealism with Europe in Japan's Post-Cold War Foreign Policy, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2005, First Posted on 6 October 2005.

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Balmain, Colette (2006) Inside the Well of Loneliness: Towards a Definition of the Japanese Horror Film, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2006, First Posted on 2 May 2006.

Barber IV, B. Bryan (2016) Comprehensive Security 2.0: (Re)applying a Distinctive Security Concept to the 3/11 Disasters, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2016, First Posted on 28 August 2016.

Bassani, Cherylynn (2003) Social Capital Theory in the Context of Japanese Children, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2003, First Posted on 8 May 2003.

Bassani, Cherylynn (2005) Japan at the Millenium: Changes and Constants in Culture and Society, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2005, First Posted on 31 October 2005.

Bassani, Cherylynn (2007) A Comparison of Social Capital Between Parents in Single and Two Parent Families in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2007, First Posted on 5 July 2007.

Benedict, Timothy (2011) Inroads or Crossroads? The Soka Gakkai's Pacifist Endeavours in Japanese Foreign Policy, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2011, First Posted on 31 January 2011.

Benkhart, Alex (2014) Rural Queer Associations: Metropolitan Homonormativity & Gay Communities in Rural Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2014, First Posted on 31 March 2014.

Bình, Nghiêm-Phú, (2015) Japanese university students’ life satisfaction and their intentions to travel/study abroad, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 8 in 2015, First Posted on 30 August 2015.

Bishop, Beverley (2002) Globalization and Women's Labour Activism in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2002, First Posted on 6 December 2002.

Brecher, William P. (2013) Sustainability as Community: Healing in a Japanese Ecovillage, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 15 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Briciu, Bianca (2013) Peace Lessons: Melodramatic, Visceral and Moral Strategies in the Postwar Japanese Antiwar Film, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 22 in 2013. First posted on15 December 2013.

Broadbent, Kaye (2005) Pawaa Appu! Women Only Unions in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 8 in 2005, First Posted on 2 November 2005.

Broinowski, Adam (2014) Conflicting Immunities: Priorities of Life and Sovereign amid the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 13 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Bryce, Mio; Barber, Christie: Kelly, James; Kunwar, Siris; and Plumb, Amy (2010) Manga and Anime: Fluidity and Hybridity in Global Imagery, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2010, First Posted on 29 January 2010.

Bukh, Alexander (2009) Japan and Russia: Three Centuries of Mutual Images, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2009, First Posted on 15 April 2009.

Burgess, Chris (2004) Maintaining Identities: Discourses of Homogeneity in a Rapidly Globalising Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2004, First Posted on 19 April 2004.

Burgess, Chris (2007) 'Loss' and 'Recovery' of Voice amongst Korean International Marriage Migrants: Discourses of Korean-ness in Contemporary Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2007, First Posted on 2 February 2007.

Burgess, Chris (2008) Celebrating 'Multicultural Japan': Writings on 'Minorities' and the Discourse on 'Difference', electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2008, First Posted on 5 December 2008.

Burgess, Chris (2015) Silencing the Voices in Tokyo’s First Ever Local Referendum: Is Japanese Civil Society Really Flourishing?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2015, First Posted on 19 April 2015.

Burnett, Bruce (2002) Unpacking the Japanese Educational Reform Debate, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2002, First Posted on 10 February 2002.

Burrows, Chris (2014) Busy Being Busy, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2014, First Posted on 31 March 2014.

Burrows, Chris (2014) Japan’s Employment Recruitment System and its Impact on Academic Standards, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

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Cangià, Flavia (2010) Towards a Mutual Anthropology of Identity in Japan and the West, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2010, First Posted on 12 July 2010.

Cardwell, Paul James (2005) Amakudari, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2005, First Posted on 22 April 2005.

Cardwell, Paul James (2005) Overcoming the Challenge of Regulatory Reform: Contemporary Japan-EU Relations, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2005, First Posted on 25 April 2005.

Cassegård, Carl (2012) Play and Empowerment: The Role of Alternative Space in Social Movements, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2012, First Posted on 1 May 2012.

Chapple, Julian (2004) The Dilemma Posed by Japan's Population Decline, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2004, First Posted on 18 October 2004.

Chiba, Nami (2014) The Soul of Anime: Collaborative Creativity and Japan's Media Success Story, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Chozick, Matthew (2007) Queering Mishima's Suicide as a Crisis of Language, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2007, First Posted on 15 October 2007.

Clark, Laura (2015) Negotiating the salaryman’s hegemonic masculinity in Murakami’s A Wild Sheep Chase, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 10 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

Clausen, Daniel (2009) Japan and Human Security: A Powerful Discourse or a Useful Coping Mechanism?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2009, First Posted on 31 October 2009.

Clausen, Daniel (2011) Dealing with Complexity in Japanese Defense Politics: The Next Generation of Good Subject-Matter Questions, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2011, First Posted on 31 January 2011.

Clausen, Daniel (2013) Leadership, Strategy, and Policy Entrepreneurship in Japanese Security Politics: A Comparison of Three Prime Ministerships, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 11 in 2013. First posted on 24 May 2013.

Clausen, Daniel (2015) The Hazards and Promise of Remembering: Commemorating and Memorialising the Atomic Bomb in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2015, First Posted on 19 April 2015.

Coaldrake, Kimi (2002) Surveying Kabuki: Classic Essays in English Language Scholarship, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 8 in 2002, First Posted on 5 October 2002.

Coaldrake, William H. (2008) Building Better Architecture in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2008, First Posted on 28 April 2008.

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Dales, Laura (2008) Feminist Erotica @ The Love Piece Club, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 8 in 2008, First Posted on 5 December 2008.

Dando, Yasuharu (2004) A Worst Possible Beginning to University Reform: The Pressing Need to Expand the Academic Horizons of Researchers Who Embrace Peer Review, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2004, First Posted on 13 May 2004.

Dil, Jonathan (2009) Woman as Symptom and the Void at the Heart of Subjectivity: A Lacanian Reading of Murakami Haruki's 'The Wind-up Bird Chronicle', electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2009, First Posted on 30 November 2009.

Dobson, Hugo (2003) The Perennial Question: Is Japan Changing? electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2003, First Posted on 2 October 2003.

Dobson, Hugo (2004) Japanese Negotiating Style: More Than an Interested Bridge Partner, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2004, First Posted on 5 May 2004.

Dumas, Raechel (2013) Domesticity, Criminality, and Part-Time Work: Female Bodily Economy in Kirino Natsuo’s Auto, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 16 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Dumas, Raechel (2015) Toward an Ethos of Relationality: Radical Eroticism and Collective Becoming in Ueda Sayuri’s Zeusu no ori, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 11 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

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Elliott, Andrew (2008) Ito and Isabella in the Contact Zone: Interpretation, Mimicry and Unbeaten Tracks in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 9 in 2008, First Posted on 22 December 2008.

Envall, H. D. P. (2001) The Japan-US Alliance: 21st Century Challenges in East Asia, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2001, First Posted on 10 October 2001.

Envall, H. D. P. (2003) Explaining Japan's International Relations: The Quiet Diplomacy of an Aikidō State, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2003, First Posted on 14 April 2003.

Envall, H. D. P. (2006) Travels in Japanese Politics, Old and New, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2006, First Posted on 27 March 2006.

Envall, H. D. P. (2006) Contesting the Japanese Constitution, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2006, First Posted on 7 December 2006.

Envall, H. D. P. (2008) No Trace of Influence? Japan's North Korea Policy and the Great Powers, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2008, First Posted on 14 January 2008.

Envall, H.D.P. (2008) Transforming Security Politics: Koizumi Jun'Ichiro and the Gaullist Tradition in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2008, First Posted on 20 July 2008.

Envall, H. D. P. (2010) Japan's Grand Strategy: Goldilocks and the Search for the Perfect Porridge, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2010, First Posted on 29 January 2010.

Envall, H. D. P. (2013) Reflections on Governance and Democracy in Asia and Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2013. First posted on 15 December 2013.

Envall, H. D. P. (2015) Japan’s ASEAN Diplomacy: Beyond the ‘Reactive State’?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

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Fabrique, Martha (2012) New Horizons: Women and the Shakuhachi, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 2. (Article 9 in 2012, First Posted on 26 October 2012)

Feldhoff, Thomas (2013) New Challenges After Fukushima: Nuclear Energy, Critical Junctures and Regional Development Policies in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 13 Issue 1. (Article 6 in 2013, First Posted on 24 May 2013)

Ferber, Katalin (2002) Change in Japan's New Economy: Who Will Benefit? electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2002, First Posted on 25 June 2002.

Ferber, Katalin (2004) The Sins of the Princes, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2004, First Posted on 16 February 2004.

Ferber, Katalin (2006) The World of Savings, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2006, First Posted on 10 January 2006.

Ferber, Katalin (2006) Maladies and Remedies, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2007, First Posted on 24 July 2007.

Fermin, Tricia Abigail Santos (2013) Appropriating Yaoi and Boys Love in the Philippines: Conflict, Resistance and Imaginations Through and Beyond Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 13 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Fitzgerald, T. (2003) 'Religion' and 'the Secular' in Japan: Problems in history, social anthropology, and religion, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2003, First Posted on 10 July 2003.

Fitzgerald, T (2004) The Religion-Secular Dichotomy: A Response to Responses, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2004, First Posted on 6 April 2004.

Fitzgerald, T (2004) Postscript: Religion and the Secular in Japan: Problems in History, Social Anthropology and the Study of Religion, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 6 in 2004, First Posted on 22 November 2004.

Frühstück, Sabine (2013) The Uses of Popular Culture for Sex and Violence, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2013. First posted on 6 September 2013.

Furuoka, Fumitaka and Lo, May Chiun (2005) Japanese Multinational Corporations and the Export of Pollution: The Case of Bukit Merah, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2005, First Posted on 25 April 2005.

Furuoka, Fumitaka, LO, May Chiun, and KATO, Iwao (2007) Japan's Foreign Aid Policy Toward Malaysia: Case Studies of the New Miyazawa Initiative and the Kelau Dam Construction, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2007, First Posted on 1 March 2007.

Furuoka, Fumitaka and Kato, Iwao (2008) The 'Honne-Tatemae' Dimension in Japan's Foreign Aid Policy: Overseas Development Aid Allocations in Southeast Asia, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2008, First Posted on 15 November 2008.

Furuoka, Fumitaka, Oishi, Mikio and Kato, Iwao (2010) From Aid Recipient to Aid Donor: Tracing the Historical Transformation of Japan's Foriegn Aid Policy, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2010, First Posted on 12 July 2010.

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Gabrielson, Carl (2014) Happy Wives or Hungry Witches? Non-Japanese Wives on Japanese Television, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 12 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Gaini, Firouz (2016) Contemporary Realities and Future Dreams of Oki Islands Youth, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 11 in 2016, First Posted on 23 December 2016.

Galbraith, Patrick W. (2009) Moe: Exploring Virtual Potential in Post-Millennial Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2009, First Posted on 31 October 2009.

Gallimore, Daniel (2002) The Sonnet Form in Japanese, in Kenkyu: Proceedings of a Postgraduate Research Seminar in Japanese Studies at Oxford Brookes University Research Centre, Oxford, UK, 28 July 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

Gatzen, Barbara (2001) Media and Communication in Japan: Current Issues and future Research, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2001, First Posted on 17 April 2001.

Gatzen, Barbara (2002) NHK's Visions of Asia, in Images of Asia in Japanese Mass Media, Popular Culture and Literature, Papers Presented to the 2nd International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 2) in Berlin, Germany, 9-12 August 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 25 March 2002.

Gelb, Joyce (2008) Yoseba: Homelessness and Day Labor Among Japan's Underclass, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2008, First Posted on 4 March 2008.

Gelb, Joyce (2010) Think Global, Fear Local, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2010, First Posted on 20 April 2010.

Gharipour, Mohammad (2011) A Postmodern Experience? The Case of Japanese Architecture, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2011, First Posted on 31 January 2011.

Giannakopoulos, Angelos; Maras, Konstadinos; and Amano, Shinya (2009) Party Financing in Germany and Japan: Comparative Perspectives on Political Corruption, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2009, First Posted on 15 October 2009.

Goodman, Grant K. (2008) Anand Mohan Sahay (1898-1991): Indian Revolutionary in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2008, First Posted on 26 January 2008.

Gössmann, Hilaria (2002) Introduction to the Panel "Images of Asia in Japanese Mass Media, Popular Culture and Literature", in Images of Asia in Japanese Mass Media, Popular Culture and Literature, Papers Presented to the 2nd International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 2), in Berlin, Germany, 9-12 August 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 25 March 2002.

Greene, Barbara (2016)  Gyo and Collective Memory, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2016, First Posted on 30 April 2016.

Green, David (2013) Local Foreign Suffrage in Kawasaki City: The Changing State of Voting Rights in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2013, First Posted on 24 May 2013.

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Hadley, Gregory (2011) Hope and Peril in Equal Measure: Negotiating Traumatic War Memories within the Construction of Oral Histories, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2011, First Posted on 30 September 2011.

Hamai, Kazufumi and Mauch, Peter (2002) Defining Japan's Role in the Post-Taliban World Order: Tokyo's Path to Great Power Status, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2002, First Posted on 21 March 2002.

Hansen, Kelly (2014) When French Fries Go Viral: Mobile Media and the Transformation of Public Space in McDonald’s Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Heckel, Markus (2011) Modern Monetary Policy in Theory and Practice: Central Banking and Financial Markets, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2011, First Posted on 31 May 2011.

Heinze, Ulrich (2011) Radio and Television Consumption in Japan: A Trilateral Intercultural Comparison with the UK and Germany, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2011, First Posted on 31 May 2011.

Henck, Nicholas (2015) History from Below: Japan’s Junior High School History Textbooks and the colonisation of Hokkaidō, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion paper 2 in 2015, First Posted on 30 August 2015.

Hinton, Perry (2015) The perverse stereotype of the Japanese man in the British media, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 9 in 2015, First Posted on 30 August 2015.

Ho, Michelle H. S. (2016) An Affective Reading of Precarious Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2016, First Posted on 28 August 2016.

Hood, Christopher P. (2001) Biting the Bullet: What We Can Learn from the Shinkansen, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2001, First Posted on 23 May 2001.

Hood, Christopher P. (2006) 'Toppamono' Myazaki Manabu: Adding Colour to Understanding Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2006, First Posted on 11 May 2006.

Hoppens, Robert (2014) The 1979 Sino-Vietnamese War and the Transformation of Japan’s Relations with China in Diplomacy and Discourse, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Horii, Mitsutoshi (2006) Deprofessionalisation of Buddhist Priests in Contemporary Japan: A Socio-Industrial Study of a Religious Profession, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2006, First Posted on 14 March 2006.

Horii, Mitsutoshi (2014) Why Do the Japanese Wear Masks?—A short historical review, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 8 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Hyde, Sarah (2002) Changing Partisan Support and the Rise of the Mutohaso During the 1990s,  in Kenkyu: Proceedings of a Postgraduate Research Seminar in Japanese Studies, at Oxford Brookes University Research Centre, Oxford, UK, 28 July 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

Hyodo, Hirosuke (2013) The Era of Dual Life: The Shin-Issei, the Japanese Contemporary Migrants to the U.S., electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 8 in 2013, First Posted on 24 May 2013.

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Ikeda, Yoko (2008) The Accidental Pioneer: John Manjiro in Japan and the United States, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2008, First Posted on 15 August 2008.

Iles, Timothy (2005) Female Voices, Male Words: Problems of Communication, Identity and Gendered Social Construction in Contemporary Japanese Cinema, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2005, First Posted on 31 January 2005.

Iles, Timothy (2005) Fragile Memories, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2005, First Posted on 19 May 2005.

Iles, Timothy (2005) The Problem of Identity in Contemporary Japanese Horror Films, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2005, First Posted on 1 October 2005.

Iles, Timothy (2005) Black, White and the Grey that Separates Them, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 1 in 2005, First Posted on 31 October 2005.

Iles, Timothy (2005) The Nation Collapsing Under its Own Weight: Kōshikei (Death by Hanging), electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 3 in 2005, First Posted on 31 October 2005.

Iles, Timothy (2007) The Narrating Camera as Ethnographer, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 1 in 2007, First Posted on 31 January 2007.

Iles, Timothy (2007) The Problem of Context: The Context of Problems, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2007, First Posted on 31 January 2007.

Iles, Timothy (2007) Are We There Yet? Travelling Toward the Self in Contemporary Japanese Cinema, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2007, First Posted on 5 July 2007.

Iles, Timothy (2008) Context Over All: Reading Content in a Circle, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2008, First Posted on 28 April 2008.

Iles, Timothy (2008) Reconfiguring History I: War and Reaction in Contemporary Japanese Cinema, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 2 in 2008, First Posted on 15 November 2008.

Iles, Timothy (2008) Reconfiguring History II: Terror and Tragedy, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 2 in 2008, First Posted on 5 December 2008.

Iles, Timothy (2009) Noir's Dark Heart: Hayashi Kaizo's Hama Maiku Trilogy, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 9 in 2009, First Posted on 25 February 2009.

Iles, Timothy (2009) Keeping Things Well at Hand, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2009, First Posted on 15 April 2009.

Iles, Timothy (2009) Modernity's Female Face, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2009, First Posted on 20 September 2009.

Iles, Timothy (2009) Still Life in Movement: Cha no Aji, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 2 in 2009, First Posted on 15 October 2009.

Iles, Timothy (2009) Connected by Characters: Animating the Postmodern Community, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2009, First Posted on 31 October 2009.

Iles, Timothy (2010) Fear on Film: Japanese Horror Cinema, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2010, First Posted on 10 March 2010.

Iles, Timothy (2010) Militarisation, Colonisation, Subordination, Resistance, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2010, First Posted on 30 September 2010.

Iles, Timothy (2011) I Spy ... The Failure of Japanese Military Intelligence in World War II, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2011, First Posted on 31 January 2011.

Iles, Timothy (2011) Inventing a Japan through Theatre, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2011, First Posted on 31 January 2011.

Iles, Timothy (2011) Mechanical, Academic, Anime: Mechademia 4 and Mechademia 5, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2011, First Posted on 31 May 2011.

Iles, Timothy (2016)  Bodies of Evidence, Bodies of Struggle. A Review of: Broinowski, Adam (2016), Cultural Responses to Occupation in Japan: The Performing Body During and After The Cold War, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2016, First Posted on 23 December 2016.

Ishiguro, Kuniko (2004) Context Dependent Success: International Human Resource Management in Japanese Firms, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2004, First Posted on 15 September 2004.

Ishiguro, Kuniko (2007) Thinking About Younger People's Employment in 21st Century Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2007, First Posted on 9 October 2007.

Ishiguro, Kuniko (2008) Japanese Employment in Transformation: The Growing Number of Non-regular Workers, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 10 in 2005, First Posted on 22 December 2008.

Ishii, Kenichi (2012) Nationalism, Materialism, and Preferences for the US and East Asian Countries in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 1. (Article 3 in 2012, First Posted on 1 May 2012)

Ishii, Yuka (2005) The Residency and Lives of Migrants in Japan Since the Mid-1990s, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2005, First Posted on 19 August 2005.

Ito, Takuya (2005) Structural Construction of Japanese Politics as an Alternative to Structural Reform, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2005, First Posted on 31 January 2005.

Ito, Takuya (2005) Cooperativeness and Buraku Discrimination, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2005, First Posted on 31 October 2005.

Ito, Takuya (2006) The Light and Shadow of Corporate Reconstruction: Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2006, First Posted on 15 April 2006.

Ito, Takuya (2007) Abe Kobo's Woman in the Dunes as a Metaphor for Human Relations Within Japanese Companies, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2007, First Posted on 23 April 2007.

Ito, Takuya (2007) Bringing Home the Japanese Abductees from North Korea, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2007, First Posted on 28 November 2007.

Ito, Takuya (2009) Structural Ambiguity of the Liberal Democratic Party: The Dissolution of the Diet in 2005 and the Reinstatement Problem, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2009, First Posted on 15 October 2009.

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Jackson, Lachlan and Belinda Kennett (2013) Language edutainment on Japanese television: Just what are learners learning?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 13 Issue 1. (Article 9 in 2013, First Posted on 24 May 2013)

Jackson, Lachlan (2014) Romance and Language Learning: An Ethnographic Study of Female Japanese Students of English in Australia, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Jimenez, Joselito (2014) Illegality from Within: The Sustenance of Migrant Illegality in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2014, First Posted on 31 March 2014.

Jimenez, Joselito (2014) Irregular Migration and the Democratisation Process: A Postregular Challenge to the Nation State, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 6 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Joskovich, Erez (2012) Zen and Science, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2012, First Posted on 1 May 2012.

Jung, Sun and Yukie Hirata (2012) Conflicting Desires: K-pop Idol Girl Group Flows in Japan in the Era of Web 2.0, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 2. (Article 8 in 2012, First Posted on 26 October 2012)

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Kamikubo, Masato (2003) Bureaucrats, Politicians, and Policy Change in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 7 in 2003, First Posted on 4 November 2003.

Kamikubo, Masato (2007) The Political Economy of the Japanese Financial Big Bang: Institutional Change in Finance and Public Policy Makingelectronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2007, First Posted on 31 January 2007.

Kaneko, Masaru (2001) No More Games in Japan's Referee-Free Capitalism, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2001, First Posted on 29 August 2001.

Kavanagh, Barry (2013) The Raising of bilingual haafu children in contemporary Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 20 in 2013. First posted on 15 December 2013.

Kawana, Sanae (2008) Gender and Teacher Education Policy in Japan: feminist Teachers Organising for Change, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2009, First Posted on 20 September 2009.

Kawashima, Kumiko (2013) Migration and Integration: Japan in Comparative Perspective, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Boook review 1 in 2013, First Posted on 17 February 2013.

Kimura, Tets (2016) Will Shinkai Makoto be the next Miyazaki? A review of Shinkai’s animations including the latest short-film “Cross Road”, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 1 in 2016, First Posted on 30 April 2016.

Kitamura, Kanji (2014) Cultural Accountability for Business-Practice Differences and Beyond: A Comparative Study on Bank Loan Classification between Japan and the USA, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2014, First Posted on 31 March 2014.

Kitamura, Kanji (2016) Different classification results on the same loan: Evidence from Japanese corporate lending in the USA, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2016, First Posted on 28 August 2016.

Kogan, Polina (2012) The Great Happiness Space: When Men become Objects of Prey, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 1. (Film review 1 in 2012, First Posted on 1 May 2012)

Kolesova, Elena (2004) More than Just a Few Teaching Notes About Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2004, First Posted on 16 February 2004.

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Lege, R. Paul (2008) Interned Minds: Issues of Historical Interpretation in Michelle Malkin's In Defense of Internment, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2008, First Posted on 15 February 2008.

Leibold, James (2008) Picking at the Wound: Najing 1937-38, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 8 in 2008, First Posted on 15 November 2008.

Leimbigler, Sheri Zhang (2010) Japan Yesterday and Today, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2010, First Posted on 29 January 2010.

Leng, Rachel (2015) Japan’s Civil Society from Kobe to Tohoku: Impact of Policy Changes on Government-NGO Relationship and Effectiveness of Post-Disaster Relief, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2015, First Posted on 19 April 2015.

Lim, Tai Wei (2008) Creative Clustering in Urban Japan: The Case of Fukuoka, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2008, First Posted on 15 February 2008.

Llewelyn, James and Hirano, Junichi (2009) Importing Human Capital: Contemporary Japanese Attitudes to Immigration, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2009, First Posted on 30 November 2009.

Lozano-Méndez, Artur (2015) Mamoru Oshii's Exploration of the Potentialities of Consciousness in a Globalised Capitalist Network, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 12 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

Lottanti, Stefania (2013)  Exploring Direct Trading Relationships between Manufacturers and Large Retailers in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 17 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

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Machida, Satoshi (2016) The National Flag and Citizens’ Views toward their Country in Japan: Survey Experiment, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2016, First Posted on 28 August 2016.

Mackie, Vera (2013) Feminism and the Nation-State in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2013, First Posted on 17 February 2013.

Mandujano, Yunuen (2014) Flagging the national identity, reinforcing Japaneseness: the case of the national idols pre- and post-2011, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2014, First Posted on 31 March 2014.

Mandujano, Yunuen (2014) Japanese Media Ideologies Behind The National Football Teams: Representing Japan and Portraying Archetypes of Men and Women?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2014, First Posted on 31 March 2014.

Mandujano-Salazar, Yunuen Ysela (2016) The war that cannot be learned from textbooks or the national identity discourse that can be perceived in media? An analysis of Japanese mainstream media narratives on the Asia-Pacific War, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2016, First Posted on 30 April 2016.

Margerison, Jill Arase (2003) Citizen Activism in Japan: Toppling Preconceptions, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2003, First Posted on 17 February 2003.

Margerison, Jill Arase (2003) Consequences - A Change in Security Posture: Japan and North Korea, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2003, First Posted on 9 May 2003.

Margerison, Jill Arase (2003) Coping with Cultural Change: Japanese Emigrants to Australia, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2003, First Posted on 10 July 2003.

Margerison, Jill Arase (2012) Dejima: reconstructed, re-imagined, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 2. (Book Review 2 in 2012, First Posted 26 October 2012)

Maruko, Eiko (2002) Sōkaiya and Japanese Corporations, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 7 in 2002, First Posted on 25 June 2002.

Matanle, Peter (2001) Being in and of the World: Globalisation and Social Change in Contemporary Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2001, First Posted on 10 July 2001.

Matanle, Peter (2005) 88 Roads to Somewhere: Rōdo 88: Deai no michi, Shikoku e, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 2 in 2005, First Posted on 31 October 2005.

Matanle, Peter (2006) Japanese Higher Education in Transition? Observing the Dynamics of Reform, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2006, First Posted 2 February 2006.

Matanle, Peter (2006) Kamataki: Re-igniting the Fires of Youth, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 1 in 2006, First Posted on 27 March 2006.

Matanle, Peter (2008) Arukihenro: Searching for the Soul of Modern Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film Review 1 in 2008, First Posted on 26 January 2008.

Matanle, Peter (2010) Japanese Workplaces in Transition?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2010, First Posted 20 April 2010.

Matanle, Peter (2011) Social Class in Contemporary Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 6 in 2011, First Posted 30 September 2011.

Matanle, Peter (2012) Managing in the Modern Corporation, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 1. (Book Review 1 in 2012, First Posted 1 May 2012)

Matsuda, Noritada (2003) Exceptionalism in Political Science: Japanese Politics, US Politics, and Supposed International Norms, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2003, First Posted on 13 August 2003.

Matsumoto, Noriko (2009) How Japan's Research and Development Went Global, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2009, First Posted on 20 September 2009.

Matsumoto, Noriko (2010) Private Realms of the State: Female Subjectivity and the Japanese Home in the USA, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 8 in 2010, First Posted on 30 September 2009.

Matthews, Aaron (2003) The US-Japan Alliance and the Causes of Insecurity in North-East Asia, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2003, First Posted on 17 February 2003.

Matthews, Joel (2008) Suicide and the Japanese Media: On the Hunt for Blame, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 7 in 2008, First Posted on 20 July 2008.

McArthur, Ian (2008) Narrating the Law in Japan: Rakugo in the Meiji Law Reform Debate, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2008, First Posted on 15 August 2008.
** Winner of the 2009 Inoue Yasushi Award for Outstanding Research in Japanese Literature in Australia **

McAuley, T. E. (2004) Inside the World of Japanese TV, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2004, First Posted on 18 February 2004.

McCarthy, Mary M. (2013) Government Stooge or Public Advocate? Japanese Newspaper Coverage of Government Policies Toward China, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 13 Issue 1. (Article 10 in 2013, First Posted 24 May 2013)

McLauchlan, Alastair (2003) Solving Anti-Burakujūmin Prejudice in the 21st Century: Suggestions from 21 Buraku Residents, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2003, First Posted on 31 January 2003.

McLelland, Mark J. (2001) Out on the Global Stage: Authenticity, Interpretation and Orientalism in Japanese Coming Out Narratives, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2001, First Posted on 10 October 2001.

McLelland, Mark (2013) Ethical and Legal Issues in Teaching about Japanese Popular Culture to Undergraduate Students in Australia, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 12 in 2013. First posted on 6 September 2013.

McMorran, Chris (2013) Teaching Japanese Popular Culture in the MOOC World: Possibilities and Challenges, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2013. First posted on 6 September 2013.

McNeill, David (2001) Media Intimidation in Japan: A Close Encounter with Hard Japanese Nationalism, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2001, First Posted on 23 May 2001.

Mendel, Tommi (2008) Arukihenro: Reflections on Fieldwork by a Visual Anthropologist, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 6 in 2008, First Posted on 20 July 2008.

Midford, Paul (2002) Understanding Japan-US Relations in a Time of Unilateralism, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2002, First Posted on 22 March 2002.

Miner, Natasha (2014) Technology, Psychology, Identity: Ghost in the Shell and .hack//Sign, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 10 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Miner, Natasha (2015) The Undesirable Other: Assessing Foreigner Incorporation in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

Morita, Liang (2010) The Sociolinguistic Context of English Language Education in Japan and Singapore, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2010, First Posted on 30 September 2010.

Morita, Liang (2012) Language, Discrimination and Internationalisation of a Japanese University, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 1. (Discussion Paper 2 in 2012, First Posted 1 May 2012)

Margerison, Jill Arase (2012) Internationalisation and Intercultural Interaction at a Japanese University — a Continuing Inquiry, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 2. (Discussion Paper 3 in 2012, First Posted 26 October 2012)

Moore, Glenn and Atherton, Cassandra (2016) Speaking To Animals: Japan And The Welfare Of Companion Animals, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2016, First Posted on 30 April 2016.

Morris, Narrelle (2011) Better to Remain Silent? Japan and the G7/8, 1975-2002, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2011, First Posted 30 September 2011.

Morrow, Avery (2014) A Curious Madness: The Political and Spiritual Struggles of an Imperial Intellect, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Mouer, Ross (2013) Understanding Japan’s inequality amid affluence, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Murakami, Kyoko (2002) Talk About Rice: A Discursive Approach to Studying Culture, in Kenkyu: Proceedings of a Postgraduate Research Seminar in Japanese Studies at Oxford Brookes University Research Centre, Oxford, UK, 28 July 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

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Nagaike, Kazumi, (2010) The Sexual and Textual Politics of Japanese Lesbian Manga: Reading Romantic and Erotic Yuri Narratives, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2010, First Posted on 30 September 2010.

Nagy, Stephen Robert (2015) The Advent of Liberal Democratic Multiculturalism? A Case Study of Multicultural Coexistence Policies in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2015, First Posted on 19 April 2015.

Nakanishi, Wendy Jones (2005) The Dying Game: Suicide in Modern Japanese Literature, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 6 in 2005, First Posted on 31 October 2005.

Nakanishi, Wendy Jones (2006) Nihilism or Nonsense? The Postmodern Fiction of Martin Amis and Haruki Murakami, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2006, First Posted on 8 May 2006.

Nakanishi, Wendy Jones (2007) Desperate Housewives in Modern Japanese Fiction: Three Novels by Sawako Ariyoshi, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2007, First Posted on 14 May 2007.

Nakanishi, Wendy Jones (2008) The Anxiety of Influence: Ambivalent Relations Between Japan's 'Mingei' and Britain's 'Arts and Crafts' Movements, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 8 in 2008, First Posted on 28 October 2008.

Nakanishi, Wendy Jones (2007) Representations of Reality in Haruki Murakami's Fiction, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 7 in 2007, First Posted on 24 October 2007.

Nakanishi, Wendy Jones (2010) Comparing Morio Kita's The House of Nire with Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks: A Case of 'The Vanity of Human Wishes', electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2010, First Posted on 30 September 2010.

Nakanishi, Wendy (2013) The Novels of Natsuo Kirino: Representations of the Politics of Sexual Violence in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion paper 5 in 2013. First posted on 15 December 2013.

Nakanishi, Wendy (2014) A Mirror of Society: Japanese Crime Fiction, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 9 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Nakano, Ryoko (2014) Nostalgic Asianism in Postwar Japan: The TV Drama Kaikestu Harimau, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2014, First Posted on 31 March 2014.

Nakasatomi, Hiroshi (2013) ‘Rapelay’ and the problem of legal reform in Japan: Government regulation of graphically animated pornography, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2013, First Posted on 17 February 2013.

Nakata, Hitomi (2002) The Role of Teachers as 'InterCulture' Practitioners in Teaching Japanese Culture, in Kenkyu: Proceedings of a Postgraduate Research Seminar in Japanese Studies at Oxford Brookes University Research Centre, Oxford, UK, 28 July 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

Nasstrom, Jens (2003) Japan's Use of Economic Power: Balancing Between East Asia and the West, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2003, First Posted on 2 July 2003.

Nelson, Lindsay (2015) Blood Ties: My Man (Watashi no otoko), electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film review 2 in 2015, First Posted on 30 August 2015.

Nelson, Lindsay (2015) Lives on the Edge: The Light Shines Only There (Soko nomi nite hikari kagayaku), electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Film review 1 in 2015, First Posted on 30 August 2015.

Ng, Kerry (2013) The Political Science of Basing in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book review 5 in 2013. First posted on 15 December 2013.

Ng, Kerri (2015) The ‘Security Consensus’ and the US Military in Japan and Asia, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

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Obinger, Julia (2009) Working on the Margins: Japan's Precariat and Working Poor, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2009, First Posted on 25 February 2009.

Oebel, Guido (2004) Youth Policies and Youth Problems in Germany and Japan: Culture Specific Approaches to Social Integration, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2004, First Posted on 6 February 2004.

Okamoto, Ikumi (2002) Japanese Health Cosmology: A Study of Cancer Patients in Japan, in Kenkyu: Proceedings of a Postgraduate Research Seminar in Japanese Studies at Oxford Brookes University Research Centre, Oxford, UK, 28 July 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

Okuyama, Yoshiko (2009) Keetai Meeru: Younger People's Mobile Written Communication in Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2009, First Posted on 25 February 2009.

Ó’Móchain, Robert (2015) Coming out in Japan: A survey of attitudes among university students, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2015, First Posted on 19 April 2015.

Omura, Azusa (2012) The Birth of Shinkankaku-ha Bungejidai journal and Paul Morand, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2012, First Posted on 01 May 2012.

Ortabasi, Melek (2014) Japan's Local Newspapers: Chihōshi and Revitalisation Journalism, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 4 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

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Patessio, Mara (2002) Iratsume and Journals for Women in the Early Meiji Period, in Kenkyu: Proceedings of a Postgraduate Research Seminar in Japanese Studies at Oxford Brookes University Research Centre, Oxford, UK, 28 July 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

Perkins, Chris (2011) Inheriting the Legacy of the Souls of the War Dead: Linking Past, Present and Future at the Yūshūkan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2011, First Posted on 30 September 2011.

Philibert, Victoria (2016) Paul Roquet. Ambient Media: Japanese Atmospheres of Self, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2016, First Posted on 28 August 2016.

Phillipps, Susanne (2002) Images of Asia in Japanese Best-Selling Manga, in Images of Asia in Japanese Mass Media, Popular Culture and Literature, Papers Presented to the 2nd International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 2) in Berlin, Germany, 9-12 August 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 25 March 2002.

Premaratne, Dilhara Darshana (2013) Is the use of kanji increasing in the Japanese writing system?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2013, First Posted on 17 February 2013.

Premaratne, Dilhara Darshana (2013) Digression and indirectness in Japanese writing: Implications for education in the Asian century, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 23 in 2013. First posted on 15 December 2013.

Project Office Philipp Oswalt (2008) Shrinking Cities: Case Study Japan, Special Research Project Co-published by the electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on ejcjs: 28 October 2008.

Prusa, Igor (2010) Scandals and their Mediations: Theorizing the Case of Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2010, First Posted on 10 March 2010.

Prusa, Igor (2016) Heroes Beyond Good And Evil: Theorising Transgressivity In Japanese And Western Fiction, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2016, First Posted on 30 April 2016.

Prusa, Igor (2016) Corporate Scandal In Japan And The Case Study Of Olympus, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2016, First Posted on 23 December 2016.

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Rausch, Anthony (2004) Collective Identity Creation and Local Revitalization in Rural Japan: The Complex Role of the Local Newspaper, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2004, First Posted on 15 September 2004.

Rausch, Anthony (2005) Municipal Mergers in Rural Japan: Easy on the Powerful, Severe on the Weak, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2005, First Posted on 31 January 2005.

Rausch, Anthony (2010) Post Heisei Merger Japan: A New Realignment in the Dōshū System, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 2 in 2010, First Posted on 20 April 2010.

Rausch, Anthony (2012) Framing a Catastrophe: Portrayal of the 3.11 Disaster by a Local Japanese Newspaper, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 12 Issue 1. (Discussion Paper 1 in 2012, First Posted on 1 May 2012)

Rausch, Anthony S. (2015)  Heisei Mergers: Ten Years On, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion paper 1 in 2015, First Posted on 30 August 2015.

Rausch, Anthony S. (2015) Regional Revitalisation as Culture, Identity and Citizenship: Promise, Peril and Shared Sacrifice for Shared Investment, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

Rausch, Anthony S. (2016)  Umemoto Seiichi, Chihōshi ha chiiki wo tsukuru: Jūmin no tameno jyanarizumu, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 2 in 2016, First Posted on 28 August 2016.

Rausch, Anthony S. (2016) Media, Propaganda and Politics in 20th Century Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2016, First Posted on 28 August 2016.

Reader, Ian (2004) Ideology, Academic Inventions and Mystical Anthropology: Responding to Fitzgerald's Errors and Misguided Polemics, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2004, First Posted on 3 March 2004.

Reader, Ian (2004) Dichotomies, Contested Terms and Contemporary Issues in the Study of Religion, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2004, First Posted on 10 May 2004.

Rear, David (2008) Critical Thinking and Modern Japan: Conflict in the Discourse of Government and Business, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2008, First Posted on 4 March 2007.

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Sakai, Noboru (2015) Power games in a virtual world: the case of Dragon Quest X, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2015, First Posted on 19 April 2015.

Saunavaara, Juha (2011) Triangle of Power: Relations between the Occupation Authorities, Conservative Politicians and Behind-the-Scenes Financiers in Postwar Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2010, First Posted on 31 May 2011.

Savoy, Katherine (2014) The Artificial Restoration of Agency through Sex and Technology in Neon Genesis Evangelion, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 8 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Schegoleva, Anna (2002) Sleepless in Japan: The Kanashibari Phenomenon, in Kenkyu: Proceedings of a Postgraduate Research Seminar in Japanese Studies at Oxford Brookes University Research Centre, Oxford, UK, 28 July 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 31 January 2002.

Schreurs, Jeanine (2014) Downshifting and Sustainability in Japan: A Comparative Study of Living with Less, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 11 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Seaton, Philip (2007) Field of Spears: The Last Mission of the Jordan Crew, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 3 in 2007, First Posted on 14 June 2007.

Sevilla, Anton (2008) Approaching the Language of Zen: Clarke, Heidegger, and the Meaning of Articulation in Zen Koanselectronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2008, First Posted on 28 April 2008..

Sevilla, Anton (2008) Real Zen Buddhism: Finding Life Between Disembodied Ideas and Funeral Practices, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 7 in 2008, First Posted on 28 October 2008.

Sevilla, Anton Luis (2010) Hisamatsu and Dōgen: Creatively Constructing History Through Practice Realization, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2010, First Posted on 10 March 2010.

Shamoon, Deborah (2013) Introduction to the Special Collection, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2013. First posted on 6 September 2013.

Shibuichi, Daiki (2007) The 'Uyoku Rōnin Dō': Assessing the Lifestyles and Values of Japan's Contemporary right Wing Radical Activists, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 6 in 2007, First Posted on 28 November 2007.

Shibuichi, Daiki (2007) Japan's History Textbook Controversy: Social Movements and Governments in East Asia, 1982-2006, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2008, First Posted on 4 March 2008.

Shimoda, Tomoko (2005) Rediscovering Benshi: Narration in the Japanese Silent Film Era, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2005, First Posted on 9 November 2005.

Shimoda, Tomoko (2008) Representations of Parenting and Gender Roles in the Shōshika Era: Comparisons of Japanese and English-Language Magazines, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2008, First Posted on 14 January 2008.

Slater, David and Galbraith, Patrick W. (2011) Re-Narrating Social Class and Masculinity in Neoliberal Japan: An Examination of the Media Coverage of the 'Akihabara Incident' of 2008, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2011, First Posted on 30 September 2011.

Steger, Brigitte (2013) Negotiating Gendered Space on Japanese Commuter Trains, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 19 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Suzuki, Yasushi (2012) An inquiry into Japanese egalitarianism: A mechanism causing Japan’s transition failure, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2012, First Posted on 26 October 2012.

Swanson, Darren L. (2012) Them and Us: Perceptions of the Japanese Among the Foreign Community: Race Theory and Race Relations in Post-Extraterritorial Japan, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2012, First Posted on 1 May 2012.

Swanson, Darren L. (2012) Gentlemanly Capitalism and the Club: Expatriate Social Networks in Meiji Kobe, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 21 in 2012, First Posted on 1 May 2012.

Szczygiel, Marta E. (2016) From Night Soil to Washlet—The Material Culture of Japanese Toilets, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 8 in 2016, First Posted on 23 December 2016.

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Takekawa, Shunichi (2013) Fusing Nationalisms in Postwar Japan: The Battleship Yamato and Popular Culture, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2013, First Posted on 17 February 2013.

Takiguchi, Naoko and Rosenthal, Richard J. (2011) Problem Gambling in Japan: A Social Perspective, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2009, First Posted on 15 April 2009.

Tan, Joseph and Zhen, Ni (2009) Chinese and Japanese Reporting of the Yasukuni Shrine Controversy: A Comparative Analysis of Institutional Media Bias, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 2 in 2009, First Posted on 15 April 2009.

Tanaka, Motoko (2014) Trends of Fiction in 2000s Japanese Pop Culture, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 9 in 2014, First Posted on 29 July 2014.

Tanaka, Tomoyuki (2006) Politically Correct Racism and the Geisha Novel: The Psychology of Sophisticated Racism Mirrors that of Ethnic Jokes, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 1 in 2006, First Posted on 10 January 2006.

Tanji, Miyume (2005) Making 'Citizens' into Political Subjects, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 1 in 2005, First Posted on 6 April 2005.

Tomoda, Takako (2005) Change in Script Usage in Japanese: A Longitudinal Study of Japanese Government White Papers on Labor, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2005, First Posted on 19 August 2005.

Tran, Bich Hanh (2006) Double Gearing Between Japanese Banks and Insurance Companies: Reasons and Future Prospects, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 1 in 2006, First Posted on 18 January 2006.

Tran, Mariko (2006) Unable or Unwilling to Leave the Nest? An Analysis and Evaluation of Japanese Parasite Single Theories, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2006, First Posted on 3 July 2006.

Tsukada, Jun (2015) Examining Japanese youth’s perception of political citizenship: What is my normative role in democracy?, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 13 in 2015, First Posted on 13 December 2015.

Tsukada, Jun (2016) What is My Role? Portrayals of Citizenship in Japanese Broadcast Journalism, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2016, First Posted on 30 April 2016.

Tsutsui, William M. (2013) Teaching History and/of/or Japanese Popular Culture, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 4 in 2013. First posted on 6 September 2013.

Tu, Xiaofei (2006) The Fascist Next Door? Nishitani Keiji and the Chūōkōron Discussions in Perspective, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 6 in 2006, First Posted on 27 July 2006.

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Unser-Schutz, Giancarla (2016) Naming names: Talking about new Japanese naming practices, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 9 in 2016, First Posted on 23 December 2016.

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Vyas, Utpal (2008) The Japan Foundation in China: An Agent of Japan's Soft Power? electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2008, First Posted on 15 August 2008.

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Walker, Natasha N. (2005) Investigating the Cognition Behind the Intercultural Interactions of Four Japanese Teachers of English as a Foreign Language, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 4 in 2005, First Posted on 19 August 2005.

Walker, Patricia (2006) Teachers and Tea-Fetchers ・What the Future Holds for Japan's Junior College Graduates: Female student perceptions of the status, purpose, and value of a Junior College education, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 3 in 2006, First Posted on 7 December 2006.

Watabe, Kohki and Abe, Yasuhito (2016) Pixiv as a Contested Online Artistic Space in-between Gift and Commercial Economies in an Age of Participatory Culture, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 10 in 2016, First Posted on 23 December 2016.

Welch, Sarina (2014) Railroad to the Past and Future: Japanse Identity in Galaxy Express 999, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 7 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Weickgenannt, Kristina (2002) The De-emphasis of Ethnicity: Images of Koreanness in the Works of the Japanese-Korean Author Yū Miri, in Images of Asia in Japanese Mass Media, Popular Culture and Literature, Papers Presented to the 2nd International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 2) in Berlin, Germany, 9-12 August 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 25 March 2002.

White, Philip (2015) Japan’s 2012 National Debate on Energy and Environment Policy: Unprecedented but Short-Lived Public Influence, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 7 in 2015, First Posted on 30 August 2015.

Wilby, Frances, Frost, Caren J., Sorensen, Scott Gerritsen-McKane, Ruth, Hayashi, Reiko, Nakatani, Yomei and Oyama, Sakoto (2013) Japanese Elders’ Perceptions of the Impact of Home and Community-Based Long Term Care Services on Quality of Life and Independence, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 18 in 2013. First posted on 6 October 2013.

Withrow, Kaleb (2010) Dazai on the Couch, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 7 in 2010, First Posted on 30 September 2010.

Wöhr, Ulrike (2002) Commentary: Japan's "Return to Asia": History, Diversity, Gender, in Images of Asia in Japanese Mass Media, Popular Culture and Literature, Papers Presented to the 2nd International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 2) in Berlin, Germany, 9-12 August 2001, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, First Posted on 25 March 2002.

Wright, Wendy Ella (2007) Lovers and Losers of Different Colours, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2007, First Posted on 9 October 2007.

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Yamazaki, Yukiko (2002) The Search for Remedies: Japan in the Years of Trial, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 5 in 2002, First Posted on 25 March 2002.

Yamamoto, Kaoru (2015) Across the Blue Pacific: The Japanese Heritage on American Soil, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 6 in 2015, First Posted on 19 April 2015.

Yorozu, Chie (2014) The Diffusion of New Public Management Strategy in Japan: To What Extent Does a Japanese Local Government Organisation Change, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 10 in 2014, First Posted on 23 December 2014.

Yoshida, Kaori (2011) National Identity (Re)Construction in Japanese and American Animated Film: Self and Other Representation in Pocahontas and Princess Mononoke, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Article 5 in 2011, First Posted on 30 September 2011.

Yoshida, Masayuki (2003) The Reluctant Japanese Litigant: A 'New' Assessment, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 5 in 2003, First Posted on 13 October 2003.

Yoshioka, Masatsugu (2007) Is Japanese Politics 'Un-Westminster'? Examining the Role of the PARC, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Discussion Paper 3 in 2007, First Posted on 14 June 2007.

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Zaborowski, Rafal (2008) American Japan - Japanese America, electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Book Review 9 in 2008, First Posted on 22 December 2008.

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