H-US-Japan is an edited, international, nonpartisan network that provides scholars, graduate students, politicians, journalists, policy-makers, researchers, professionals, and others a free daily forum to discuss US-Japan relations in the context of economic, security, political, and diplomatic issues. The primary purpose for H-US-Japan is to enable researchers of US-Japan relations to exchange opinions about the significance of current affairs and historical events of Japan-US relations in depth, to discuss new articles, books, papers, approaches, methods and tools of analysis, and to test new ideas and share comments and tips on teaching.

Recent Content

Author: 
Ronald I. McKinnon, Kenichi Ohno
Reviewer: 
Aaron Forsberg

Forsberg on McKinnon and Ohno, 'Dollar and Yen: Resolving Economic Conflict between the United States and Japan'

Ronald I. McKinnon, Kenichi Ohno. Dollar and Yen: Resolving Economic Conflict between the United States and Japan. Cambridge, Mass. and London: MIT Press, 1997. x + 266 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-262-13335-7.

Reviewed by Aaron Forsberg (Legal Science Institute, Meiji Gakuin University, Tokyo, Japan) Published on H-US-Japan (September, 1999)

The Ever-Higher Yen Reconsidered

Author: 
Michael J. Green, Patrick M. Cronin, eds.
Reviewer: 
Aaron Forsberg

Forsberg on Green and Cronin, 'The U.S.-Japan Alliance: Past, Present, and Future'

Michael J. Green, Patrick M. Cronin, eds. The U.S.-Japan Alliance: Past, Present, and Future. New York: Council on Foreign Relations Press, 1999. xix + 403 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87609-249-1.

Reviewed by Aaron Forsberg (Legal Science Institute, Meiji Gakuin University, Tokyo, Japan) Published on H-US-Japan (September, 1999)

Author: 
T. J. Pempel
Reviewer: 
Alexander Roy

Roy on Pempel, 'Regime Shift: Comparative Dynamics of the Japanese Political Economy'

T. J. Pempel. Regime Shift: Comparative Dynamics of the Japanese Political Economy. Ithaca, N.Y. and London: Cornell University Press, 1998. xi + 263 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-8529-9; $73.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-3532-4.

Reviewed by Alexander Roy (ESRC Centre for Research on Innovation & Competition (CRIC), University of Manchester and UMIST) Published on H-US-Japan (August, 1999)

Author: 
Gunter Bischof, Robert L. Dupont, eds.
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Bischof and Dupont, 'The Pacific War Revisited'

Gunter Bischof, Robert L. Dupont, eds. The Pacific War Revisited. Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1997. xiii + 220 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2156-6.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities) Published on H-US-Japan (August, 1999)

Some

Author: 
Bruce Cumings
Reviewer: 
Jon Thares Davidann

Davidann on Cumings, 'Parallax Visions: Making Sense of American-East Asian Relations at the End of the Century'

Bruce Cumings. Parallax Visions: Making Sense of American-East Asian Relations at the End of the Century. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1999. 304 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-2276-4.

Reviewed by Jon Thares Davidann (Assistant Professor, Hawaii Pacific University) Published on H-US-Japan (July, 1999)

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