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Book Announcement: Imagining Japan in Post-war East Asia: identity politics, schooling and popular culture

Imagining Japan in Post-war East Asia: identity politics, schooling and popular culture Paul Morris, Naoko Shimazu and Edward Vickers, editors (Routledge: 2013) 264 pp ISBN: 978-0-415-71399-3 In the decades since her defeat in the Second World War, Japan has continued … Continue reading

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Understanding Japanese Politics for the Non-Japanese Speaker: A Resource Guide

This week we have a detailed guest article by Alec Williams, who provides an excellent guide to a variety of online resources for English speakers interested in politics and international relations with an eye on Japan. Have any more to add? Please leave … Continue reading

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Funding: Japan Studies Fellow, East-West Center, Washington, D.C.

JAPAN STUDIES FELLOWSHIP 2014 East-West Center The East-West Center is now accepting applications from scholars and analysts who wish to undertake policy-relevant research and writing on issues of key relevance to the US-Japan partnership, including diplomatic, politico-security, economic, social and … Continue reading

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Funding: Japan Studies Fellowship 2014

East-West Center About the East-West Center The East-West Center is an education and research organization established by the U.S. Congress in 1960 to strengthen relations and understanding among the peoples and nations of Asia, the Pacific, and the United States. … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Asian Politics, Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship

Institution: Berea College Location:   Kentucky, United States Position:   Post-Doctoral Fellow in Asian Politics The Asian Studies Program and the Political Science Program at Berea College, with the support of the ASIANetwork-Luce Teaching Fellow Program, invite applications for a … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Political and Economic Affairs Assistant, Consulate-General of Japan in Houston

Institution: Consulate-General of Japan in Houston Location: Houston, TX Education: college degree Deadline: August 26, 2013 Title : Political and Economic Affairs Assistant Salary:Commensurate with experience Benefits : Paid vacation, medical/dental insurance, US federal and some Japanese national holidays Working hours … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Political Researcher, Embassy of Japan, Washington D.C.

Via JETWit.com. Position: Political Researcher Posted by: Embassy of Japan Location: Washington, D.C. Education: BA Language: English fluency, Japanese proficiency Deadline: Aug. 20, 2013 Overview: The Embassy of Japan is seeking an individual for the position of Political Researcher. The Embassy offers group … Continue reading

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