Friends, we're very pleased to announce that Volume 17, Issue 3 of the electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies is now available, online at:
Buntilov, Georgy The Kuril Islands/Northern Territories dispute: a comparison of local news reportage in Sakhalin and Hokkaido
Rakhshandehroo, Mahboubeh EMI and Internationalisation: The experiences of Iranian international students in Japanese universities
Dilley, Luke, Shinzato, Sae, and Ando, Mitsuyoshi Revitalising the Rural in Japan: Working through the Power of Place
Envall, H. D. P. Is Japan Still Looking for Leadership?
Tsuji, Rika Sexuality Under Japanese Imperialism
Many thanks to our contributors, readers, and team of volunteer editors and reviewers.
Best wishes to all for the coming New Year!
General Editor, the ejcjs