New Content on the ejcjs

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We're very pleased to announce to release of the latest edition of the electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies, Volume 20 Issue 2, available online at:



Peer-reviewed articles

Matthew Guay, Murakami Haruki’s Translation Style and the Visibility Paradigm in the Japanese Context.

Christopher Howard, Azuma Hiroki’s Quantum Families and the Limits Japanese Postmodernism

Satoshi Machida, Online Social Pressure and Citizens’ Attitudes toward Nuclear Armament in Japan: Survey Experiment

Book Reviews

Alexander Brown, Dangerous Memory in Nagasaki

Christopher Hood, Tragic Remembrance, Global Sorrow

Discussion Papers:

Daisuke Akimoto, Prime Minister Abe’s Saké Diplomacy: Japan’s Emerging Alcoholic Beverage Export Strategy


As ever, many thanks to our contributors, our readers, and our production team of volunteers from around the world.

Best wishes,

Timothy Iles
General Editor, the ejcjs