ERIC Number: ED453097
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Japan Studies Association Journal, 2001.
Reichel, Philip L., Ed.
Japan Studies Association Journal, v3 2001
This journal presents new perspectives and materials on Japan that are engaging, relatively jargon-free, and shaped so that their usefulness in a college classroom is readily apparent. The journal represents an example of the potential for genuine scholarship that lies within interdisciplinary studies. Articles grouped under the topic of "Minority Issues" are: "White and Yellow in California: Race Hatred and the Issei" (Michael Steiner); and "The Jewish Factor in Relations between the United States and Japan" (Naoki Maruyama). Articles grouped under "Religious Issues" are: "Mahikari beyond Japan" (W. Sanborn Pfeiffer); and "Missionary versus Atheist: James Curtis Hepburn and Edward Sylvester Morse as Foreign Technical Experts in Meiji Japan" (Jonathan Goldstein). Articles grouped under "Conflict Issues" are: "An Unequal Alliance: United States-Japanese Postwar Relations, The Mutual Security Treaties of 1951 and 1960" (Arlene Lazarowitz); "The Social Significance of the Japanese Tea Ceremony" (Mohamed D. Turay); "Stress Management and Conflict Resolution via the Way of Tea" (Sheila Fling); and "From Harmony to Confrontation in Japanese Advertising" (Joseph P. Helgert) Contains one book and one film review. (BT)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Asian History, Asian Studies, Conflict, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Japanese Culture, Minority Groups, Religious Factors
Japan Studies Association, Department of History, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO 64468 ($75 per volume); Web site: http://ed.uno.edu/faculty/rspeaker/JSA/JSAWebIndex.html.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: University of Northern Colorado, Greeley.
Authoring Institution: Japan Studies Association, Inc.
Identifiers - Location: Japan