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Recent Content

Author: 
Sonia Ryang
Reviewer: 
Nanette Gottlieb

Gottlieb on Ryang, 'North Koreans in Japan: Language, Ideology, and Identity'

Sonia Ryang. North Koreans in Japan: Language, Ideology, and Identity. Boulder: Westview Press, 1997. xix + 248 pp. $39.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8133-3050-1; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-8952-3.

Reviewed by Nanette Gottlieb (University of Queensland) Published on H-Japan (November, 1997)

On Being North Korean in Japan

Author: 
AMPO--Japan Asia Quarterly Review, ed.
Reviewer: 
Ronald Loftus

Loftus on Review, 'Voices from the Japanese Women's Movement: Ampo Japan-Asia Quarterly Review'

AMPO--Japan Asia Quarterly Review, ed. Voices from the Japanese Women's Movement: Ampo Japan-Asia Quarterly Review. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, 1996. xxi + 207 pp. $90.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56324-725-5; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56324-726-2.

Reviewed by Ronald Loftus (Willamette University) Published on H-Japan (August, 1997)

Author: 
Shigeru Kayano
Reviewer: 
Richard Siddle

Siddle on Kayano, 'Our Land Was A Forest: An Ainu Memoir'

Shigeru Kayano. Our Land Was A Forest: An Ainu Memoir. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1994. xiv + 172 pp. $50.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-1707-6; $34.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8133-1880-6.

Reviewed by Richard Siddle (University of Sheffield) Published on H-Japan (August, 1997)

On Being and Becoming Ainu

Author: 
Yuki Tanaka
Reviewer: 
Florentino Rodao

Rodao on Tanaka, 'Hidden Horrors: Japanese War Crimes In World War Ii'

Yuki Tanaka. Hidden Horrors: Japanese War Crimes In World War Ii. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1996. xix + 267 pp. + 12 pp. of plates. $39.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-2717-4; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8133-2718-1.

Reviewed by Florentino Rodao (Department of International Relations, Universidad Complutense de Madrid) Published on H-Japan (August, 1997)

Author: 
Makoto Kumazawa
Reviewer: 
Terje Gronning

Gronning on Kumazawa, 'Portraits Of The Japanese Workplace: Labor Movements, Workers, And Managers'

Makoto Kumazawa. Portraits Of The Japanese Workplace: Labor Movements, Workers, And Managers. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1996. xv + 267 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-1709-0; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8133-1708-3.

Reviewed by Terje Gronning (European Inter-University Association on Society, Science and Technology, University of Oslo) Published on H-Japan (August, 1997)

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