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Nichibunken Forum Reports record proceedings of the Nichibunken Forum, a monthly lecture/discussion program on a Japanese studies theme given in Japanese by a visiting scholar from overseas. Currently, No. 305 has been published.

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Publisher:International Research Center for Japanese Studies

No. 264 Shifting Discourses on Similarity and Difference in Chinese and Japanese Culture : With Reference to Modern Academia in Japan and West

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Editor/Author ZHANG Xiang
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2018.03.30
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Shifting Discourses on Similarity and Difference in Chinese and Japanese Culture : With Reference to Modern Academia in Japan and West

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No.290 The Goddess of Fire and the Man Who Became a God: On the 16th Century Ido Tea Bowl

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Editor/Author PARK Jungil
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2018.02.28
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The Goddess of Fire and the Man Who Became a God:
On the 16th Century Ido Tea Bowl

No.284 The British Museum “Shunga Exhibition”

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Editor/Author Edited by Andrew GERSTLE, YANO Akiko, ISHIGAMI Aki
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2018.02.28
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The British Museum “Shunga Exhibition”

No.305 Serbian Avant-garde Poetry and “Ancient Japanese Poetry”

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Editor/Author YAMASAKI Kayoko
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2017.09.29
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Serbian Avant-garde Poetry and “Ancient Japanese Poetry”

No.301 “Old but New”: Exploring the Diffusion of Japanese Culture from the Perspective of Haiku by Vietnamese People

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Editor/Author NGUYEN Vu Quynh Nhu
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2017.06.30
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“Old but New”: Exploring the Diffusion of Japanese Culture from the Perspective of Haiku by Vietnamese People

No. 275 The Teachings of the Bedchamber in Imperial China on Popular Sexology Imported from Meiji Japan

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Editor/Author TANG Quan
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2014.09.26
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The Teachings of the Bedchamber in Imperial China on Popular Sexology Imported from Meiji Japan

No. 276 The Japanese Cultural Merry-go-round

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Editor/Author KŌMA Kyōko / Harald FUESS / FUKAI Akiko
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2014.08.29
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The Japanese Cultural Merry-go-round

No. 268 Thinking on the Spirits of Mimizuka

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Editor/Author NO Sung hwan
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2013.10.31
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Thinking on the Spirits of Mimizuka

No. 263 The History of Theatre in Sri Lanka and the Impact upon It of Japanese Traditional Theatre

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Editor/Author Kulatilaka KUMARASINGHE
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2013.07.31
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The History of Theatre in Sri Lanka and the Impact upon It of Japanese Traditional Theatre

No. 257 Archetypical Cinematographic Style in Japanese Cinema

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Editor/Author Andrijana CVETKOVIK
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2013.05.31
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Archetypical Cinematographic Style in Japanese Cinema

No. 259 An Invitation to Chinese Culture:The Perspective from Chinese Characters

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Editor/Author JIN Zhehui
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2013.02.28
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An Invitation to Chinese Culture:The Perspective from Chinese Characters

No. 256 Self-other Recognition and Modern Japanese and Chinese Intellectuals:An Intellecthal History Approach

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Editor/Author SHYU Shing ching
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2013.01.31
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Self-other Recognition and Modern Japanese and Chinese Intellectuals:An Intellecthal History Approach

No. 255 “Memory and Commemoration” in the Modern History of East Asia

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Editor/Author DOH Jin-Soon/MA Xiaohua/MATSUDA Toshihiko
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2012.11.22
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“Memory and Commemoration” in the Modern History of East Asia

No. 252 Classical Literature as a Source of Vietnam Faith and Convention

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Editor/Author NGUYEN Thi Oanh
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2012.09.20
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Classical Literature as a Source of Vietnam Faith and Convention

No. 254 Assassination and Advice: Reading Kano Shigenobu's Folding Screens, "Mirror of the Emperor, Kanyo Palace"

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Editor/Author YANG X. Jie
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2012.06.28
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Assassination and Advice: Reading Kano Shigenobu's Folding Screens,

No. 253 The Path to a Life Fulfilled: Kaibara Ekiken and His "Lessons for Life"

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Editor/Author LIU Keshen
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2012.06.15
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The Path to a Life Fulfilled: Kaibara Ekiken and His

No. 241 Modern Japan in the Works of Russian Refugees

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Editor/Author SULEYMENOVA Aida
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2011.03.31
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Modern Japan in the Works of Russian Refugees

No. 240 The Thought and Literature of Oda Makoto: Writing Short-Stories as Holistic Novels

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Editor/Author ROSENBAUM Roman
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2011.03.31
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The Thought and Literature of Oda Makoto: Writing Short-Stories as Holistic Novels

No. 238 Japanese-style Education in Brazil before World War II: Transnational and Transcultural Practices

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Editor/Author NEGAWA Sachio
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2010.12.28
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Japanese-style Education in Brazil before World War II: Transnational and Transcultural Practices

No. 214 The Approach of a European towards Japanese Religions: The Dialogues of Emile Guimet with Japanese Monks and Priests

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Editor/Author GIRARD Frédéric
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2010.09.30
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The Approach of a European towards Japanese Religions: The Dialogues of Emile Guimet with Japanese Monks and Priests

No. 232 On the Formation and Transmission of Gagaku in East Asia

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Editor/Author ZHAO Weiping
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2010.06.21
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On the Formation and Transmission of Gagaku in East Asia

No. 228 Modern Buddhism from the Viewpoint of Secularization: A Comparison between Japan and Vietnam

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Editor/Author PHAM Thi Thu Giang
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2010.02.22
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Modern Buddhism from the Viewpoint of Secularization: A Comparison between Japan and Vietnam

No. 226 Japanese Engineers and French Engineers: Actors of Innovation

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Editor/Author NOHARA Hiroatsu
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2010.02.15
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Japanese Engineers and French Engineers: Actors of Innovation

No. 235 What Does It Mean to Translate?: Considering Translation as a Historical Phenomenon

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Editor/Author ANGLES Jeffrey
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2010.01.08
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What Does It Mean to Translate?: Considering Translation as a Historical Phenomenon

No. 202 Image of Japan in Tang Dynasty Literature

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Editor/Author ZHANG Zhe Jun
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2009.08.14
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Image of Japan in Tang Dynasty Literature

No. 215 Strange Words in the Man'yoshū and the Fudoki and the Distribution of the Ainu Language in the Japanese Islands in Prehistory

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Editor/Author VOVIN Alexander
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2009.03.12
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Strange Words in the Man'yoshū and the Fudoki and the Distribution of the Ainu Language in the Japanese Islands in Prehistory

No. 218 The Joint Practice of Zen and Pure Land in Japan: A Look at the Obaku School

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Editor/Author BASKIND James
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2009.01.30
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The Joint Practice of Zen and Pure Land in Japan: A Look at the Obaku School

No. 216 What Japanese Studies in Korea Can Tell Us

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Editor/Author KIM Pil Dong
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2008.11.10
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What Japanese Studies in Korea Can Tell Us

No. 212 A Comparison of Industrialists in Modern Japan and China: Shibusawa Eiichi and Zhang Jian

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Editor/Author ZHOU Jian
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2008.07.15
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A Comparison of  Industrialists in Modern Japan and China: Shibusawa Eiichi and Zhang Jian

No. 208 Light Shed on Sino-Japanese Cultural Exchange by Archaeological Artifacts Found in China: The Wadō Kaihō Coin and the Grave Stone of Sei Shinsei (an Envoy to the Tang Court)

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Editor/Author WANG Weikun
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2008.07.01
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Light Shed on Sino-Japanese Cultural Exchange by Archaeological Artifacts Found in China: The Wadō Kaihō Coin and the Grave Stone of Sei Shinsei (an Envoy to the Tang Court)

No. 204 The Wrath of the Deity Kōjin and the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake in Awaji Island,Japan

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Editor/Author ZAYAS Neri Cynthia
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2007.12.28
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The Wrath of the Deity Kōjin and the Great
Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake in Awaji Island,Japan

No. 203 Cultural Conception of “Ki” and “Kokoro”: Linguistic Perspectives on Japanese and Thai Mentality

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Editor/Author SVETANANT Chavalin
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2007.10.01
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Cultural Conception of “Ki” and “Kokoro”:
Linguistic Perspectives on Japanese and Thai Mentality

No. 201 Transnational Learning in Iran: Integrating a Japanese Educational Model

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Editor/Author SARKAR ARANI Mohammad Reza
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2007.07.10
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Transnational Learning in Iran:
Integrating a Japanese Educational Model

No. 200 Tea for Enjoyment and Tea as Accomplishment: A Chinese Perspective on Cha no yu

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Editor/Author LU Liu Di
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2007.06.01
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Tea for Enjoyment and Tea as Accomplishment: A Chinese Perspective on Cha no yu

No. 198 Indo-Japan Relations and Japanese Studies in India: Miyazawa Kenji’s Vegetarianism

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Editor/Author GEORGE Abraham Pullattu
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2007.04.20
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Indo-Japan Relations and Japanese Studies in India: Miyazawa Kenji’s Vegetarianism

No. 194 Creating the Pacific Islands: Images and Representations by Their “Discoverers”

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Editor/Author SVAMBARYTE Dalia
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2007.02.01
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Creating the Pacific Islands: Images and Representations by Their “Discoverers”

No. 196 The Japanese Pantheon: Represented on Paper Charms

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Editor/Author KYBURZ A. Josef
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2006.11.14
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The Japanese Pantheon: Represented on Paper Charms

No. 195 Japan-related Content in the New Zealand High Schools’Social Studies Curriculum

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Editor/Author PALMER Edwina
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2006.11.14
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Japan-related Content in the New Zealand High Schools’Social Studies Curriculum

No. 190 The Influence of Japanese Oni in the Korean Imagination of Tokebi (monsters)

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Editor/Author KIM Yongui
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2006.11.02
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The Influence of Japanese Oni in the Korean
Imagination of Tokebi (monsters)

No. 193 Views on Modernization and Change in Rural Villages: Japan and China Compared

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Editor/Author ZHOU Wei Hong
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2006.11.01
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Views on Modernization and Change in Rural Villages: Japan and China Compared

No. 182 Overcoming the Haunted History of the Korea-Japan Relationship: A Personal Attempt

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Editor/Author Chung Jae Jeong
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2006.01.20
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Overcoming the Haunted History of the Korea-Japan Relationship: A Personal Attempt

No. 178 Media Communication in Asia: Japanese TV Dramas in the Eyes of Chinese University Students

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Editor/Author WU Yongmei
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2006.01.20
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Media Communication in Asia: Japanese TV Dramas in the Eyes of Chinese University Students

No. 179 The Idea of "the Path" in Medieval Discussions of Noh

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Editor/Author PINNINGTON John Noel
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2005.09.01
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The Idea of

No. 177 “I Felt Something Ominous about This Coincidence...”: Ryunosuke Akutagawa’s “Cogwheels,” Strindberg and Insanity

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Editor/Author KARLSSON Arne Mats
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2005.08.01
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“I Felt Something Ominous about This Coincidence...”: Ryunosuke Akutagawa’s “Cogwheels,” Strindberg and Insanity

No. 145 Oba Minako’s “Three Crabs”: Mini-Skirt Boom & Gender Relationships

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Editor/Author KIMURA-STEVEN Chigusa
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2005.03.31
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Oba Minako’s “Three Crabs”: Mini-Skirt Boom & Gender Relationships

No. 171 The Unknown Utamaro: A Poetic/Grammatical Analysis of a Tournament of Comic Poems about a Multitude of Birds

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Editor/Author RYBIN Victorovich Victor
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2004.12.15
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The Unknown Utamaro: A Poetic/Grammatical Analysis of a Tournament of Comic Poems about a Multitude of Birds

No. 150 A Zen Psychological Outlook on Life

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Editor/Author LEE Kwang Joon
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2004.12.15
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A Zen Psychological Outlook on Life

No. 170 A Comparison of Suicide among Modern Japanese and Chinese Writers

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Editor/Author WANG Shukun
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2004.10.15
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A Comparison of Suicide among Modern Japanese and Chinese Writers

No. 169 Alternate Attendance (sankin kōtai) and Japanese Culture

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Editor/Author VAPORIS Nomikos Constantine
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2004.10.15
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Alternate Attendance (sankin kōtai) and Japanese Culture

No. 166 Naruse Jinzo's Family Reform Movement and Its Influence in Asia

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Editor/Author CHEN Hui
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2004.09.30
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Naruse Jinzo's Family Reform Movement and Its Influence in Asia

No. 165 Abe Tomoji's Depiction of Peking

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Editor/Author WANG Cheng
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2004.09.30
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Abe Tomoji's Depiction of Peking

No. 155 JINDAI MOJI and Japanese Christianity―The Kokugaku (Nativist) Movement and Japanese Character Reform―

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Editor/Author KIM Moon Gil
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2003.12.26
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JINDAI MOJI and Japanese Christianity―The Kokugaku (Nativist) Movement and Japanese Character Reform―

No. 153 Special Pictorial Features of Paintings of Beautiful Women in the 18th and 19th Centuries

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Editor/Author YEE Milim
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2003.12.26
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Special Pictorial Features of Paintings of
Beautiful Women in the 18th and 19th Centuries

No. 160 Prewar Japanese City Making in Manchuria

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Editor/Author SEWELL Bill
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2003.11.10
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Prewar Japanese City Making in Manchuria

No. 147 Onomatopoeia and Its Rhetorical Use in Modern Japanese Poetry

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Editor/Author TOMASI Massimilano
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2003.03.31
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Onomatopoeia and Its Rhetorical Use in Modern Japanese Poetry

No. 146 Pro-Japanese Buddhism and Korea Society

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Editor/Author SHIN Chang Ho
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2003.01.31
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Pro-Japanese Buddhism and Korea Society

No. 151 China-Japan Relations and Mutual Understanding

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Editor/Author LU Yi
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2002.12.25
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China-Japan Relations and Mutual Understanding

No. 140 Creating the Foundation of Contemporary Chinese Architecture―Zhao Dongri, an Architect Trained in Japan, and Diet Hall of P.R. China―

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Editor/Author XU Subin
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2002.09.30
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Creating the Foundation of Contemporary Chinese Architecture―Zhao Dongri, an Architect Trained in Japan, and Diet Hall of P.R. China―

No. 136 Millionaire’s Mountain―A Comparative View on Early Modern Business Organization in Japan and Europe―

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Editor/Author GAENS Bart
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2002.09.30
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Millionaire’s Mountain―A Comparative View on Early Modern Business Organization  in Japan and Europe―

No. 102 From Monkey to Nun: Kyogen Actors’Roles of Passage

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Editor/Author SALZ Jonah
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2002.07.01
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From Monkey to Nun: Kyogen Actors’Roles of Passage

No. 142 Charity in Hagiographic Texts

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Editor/Author AUGUSTINE M. Jonathan
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.12.25
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Charity in Hagiographic Texts

No. 129 The “5・7・5”, Meter in Japan and Korea

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Editor/Author KIM Jeong Rye
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.12.25
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The “5・7・5”, Meter in Japan and Korea

No. 122 Kanbun for the XXIst Century―The Future of Dead Languages―

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Editor/Author ROBERT A. Jean-Noël
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.11.15
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Kanbun for the XXIst Century―The Future of Dead Languages―

No. 139 Toward a New Understanding of Haiku in the West

Editor/Author MAY Ekkehard
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.10.15
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Toward a New Understanding of Haiku in the West

No. 94 Bento (Lunch Box) and Japanese Culture

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Editor/Author RODRIGUEZ DEL ALISAL Maria
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.10.15
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Bento (Lunch Box) and Japanese Culture

No. 138 A Comparison between Chinese and Japanese Names―Consanguinity and Sociality of Relatives―

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Editor/Author LI Zhuo
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.09.01
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A Comparison between Chinese and Japanese Names―Consanguinity and Sociality of Relatives―

No. 134 KAGE (Light・Shade) in Japanese―Searching for the Roots of Japanese Culture―

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Editor/Author SHIN Yong-tae
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.09.01
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KAGE (Light・Shade) in Japanese―Searching for the Roots of Japanese Culture―

No. 132 What is 'mono no aware' anyway?

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Editor/Author MELI Mark
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.09.01
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What is 'mono no aware' anyway?

No. 123 Japan Sailors in Russia in Edo Period

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Editor/Author GOREGLIAD Nikanorovich Vladislav
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.06.26
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Japan Sailors in Russia in Edo Period

No. 126 Lion Dance in East Asia―Its Tradition and Genealogy―

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Editor/Author LEE Eung Soo
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2001.02.15
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Lion Dance in East Asia―Its Tradition and Genealogy―

No. 130 Dejima–Nagasaki–Japan–The World: The Nostalgic Journeys of Sadakichi Hartmann (1867-1944) and Tomisaburo Kuraba (nee Thomas Albert Glover 1871-1945), Two Men from the International Settlement

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Editor/Author RICHARD L. Kenneth
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.12.22
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Dejima–Nagasaki–Japan–The World: The Nostalgic Journeys of Sadakichi Hartmann (1867-1944) and Tomisaburo Kuraba (nee Thomas Albert Glover 1871-1945), Two Men from the International Settlement

No. 128 The Western Boundary of Asia

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Editor/Author KORHONEN Pekka
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.10.20
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The Western Boundary of Asia

No. 125 Oh, Night Divine―A Comparison between Japanese and European New Year Customs―

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Editor/Author GADELEVA Emilia
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.07.14
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Oh, Night Divine―A Comparison between Japanese and European New Year Customs―

No. 118 Naito Konan's Handwriting―His Poem Exalting the Tomb of King Taejo, the Founder of the Koryo Dynasty

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Editor/Author KIM Ji Kyun
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.07.14
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Naito Konan's Handwriting―His Poem Exalting the Tomb of King Taejo, the Founder of the Koryo Dynasty

No. 109 Classical Allusion as Special Poetic Image: Zhuangzi's Butterfly in the World of Haikai

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Editor/Author QIU Peipei
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.05.01
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Classical Allusion as Special Poetic Image: Zhuangzi's Butterfly in the World of Haikai

No. 124 Demons Once Were Real―A Reading of “The Tale of Lord Haseo” Scroll

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Editor/Author YANG X. Jie
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.03.31
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Demons Once Were Real―A Reading of “The Tale of Lord Haseo” Scroll

No.121 On Some Observations of the Yi Dynasty's Envoys in Early Meiji Era of Japan

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Editor/Author SONG Min
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.03.31
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On Some Observations of the Yi Dynasty's Envoys in Early Meiji Era of Japan

No. 120 Witnessing Violence in Personal Lives and in Societyin Clinical Psychotherapy Situations

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Editor/Author REECE TAKI Sachiko
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.03.01
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Witnessing Violence in Personal Lives and in Societyin Clinical Psychotherapy Situations

No. 117 On Translating Ishikawa Jun's Legend of Gold & Other Stories

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Editor/Author TYLER J. William
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.03.01
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On Translating Ishikawa Jun's Legend of Gold & Other Stories

No. 116 What's the Translator Doing to Our Poems?

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Editor/Author CRANSTON Augustus Edwin
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 2000.03.01
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What's the Translator Doing to Our Poems?

No. 114 A Cosmological Approach to Symbolism of "The Middle"

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Editor/Author DU Qin
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1999.03.15
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A Cosmological Approach to Symbolism of

No. 112 The Michiyuki in Japanese Performing Arts

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Editor/Author McQUEEN-TOKITA Alison
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1999.03.15
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The Michiyuki in Japanese Performing Arts

No. 111 "AIGAN" Start of Yasuoka Shotaro's 'After War'  

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Editor/Author MOSTAFA M. F. Ahmed
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1999.03.15
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No. 108 A Cultural Geography of Cosmetics

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Editor/Author SHIMAZAKI Hiroshi
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1998.09.15
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A Cultural Geography of Cosmetics

No. 104 A Medieval Zen Heretic―Ikkyu Sojun and His Writings

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Editor/Author GAO Wenhan
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1998.09.15
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A Medieval Zen Heretic―Ikkyu Sojun and His Writings

No. 99 Behind the Scenes of “The Chrysanthemum and the Sword”

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Editor/Author KENT Pauline
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1998.09.15
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Behind the Scenes of “The Chrysanthemum and the Sword”

No. 101 Panel Discussion "Nihon oyobi Nihonjin: Soto kara no manazashi"

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Editor/Author KIM Uchang/MONNET Livia /MOSK Carl/SYKORA Jan/TSURUTA Kinya
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1998.03.31
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Panel Discussion

No. 96 Pure Land Buddhist Thought and Language―Why did Ippen Compose Waka and Shinran Not? ―

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Editor/Author HIROTA Dennis
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1998.03.31
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Pure Land Buddhist Thought and Language―Why did Ippen Compose Waka and Shinran Not? ―

No. 92 Information and Culture in Nara Japan

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Editor/Author MESHCHERYAKOV N. Alexander
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.12.25
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Information and Culture in Nara Japan

No. 78 The Origin and Philosophical Development of Thunder God in Japan and China

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Editor/Author LI Jun Yang
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.12.25
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The Origin and Philosophical Development of Thunder God in Japan and China

No. 97 The World of Tokugawa Merchants: Mitsui Takafusa “Some Observations on Merchants”

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Editor/Author SYKORA Jan
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.12.15
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The World of Tokugawa Merchants: Mitsui Takafusa “Some Observations on Merchants”

No. 95 Weak Thought: A Look at the Future of Hermeneutics

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Editor/Author MARRA Michele
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.12.15
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Weak Thought: A Look at the Future of Hermeneutics

No.91 Chinese Borrowings from the Japanese Language

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Editor/Author CHENG Sheng Bao
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.05.30
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Chinese Borrowings from the Japanese Language

No. 89 Shakushi Rice Scoop ・ Woman ・ Soul: Shakushi in Japanese Folk Beliefs

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Editor/Author WANG Xiu-wen
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.02.15
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Shakushi Rice Scoop ・ Woman ・ Soul: Shakushi in Japanese Folk Beliefs

No. 86 Sumo as a Social Construction

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Editor/Author TABLERO Javier Francisco
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.02.15
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Sumo as a Social Construction

No. 84 Gothic Fiction in Modern Japanese Literature: Izumi Kyoka and Tanizaki Junichiro

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Editor/Author MORTON Douglas Leith
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.01.25
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Gothic Fiction in Modern Japanese Literature: Izumi Kyoka and Tanizaki Junichiro

No. 80 Internationalization of Haiku: Some Aspects of Haiku Movement in Europe

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Editor/Author SOKOLOVA-DELYUSINA L. Tatyana
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1997.01.25
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Internationalization of Haiku: Some Aspects of Haiku Movement in Europe

No. 85 The Secret Life of Plants in the No Theatre

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Editor/Author POULTON Cody Mark
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1996.12.15
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The Secret Life of Plants in the No Theatre

No. 82 Snow: Real and Imaginary

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Editor/Author RUBIN Jay
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1996.12.15
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Snow: Real and Imaginary

No. 73 The Narrative Tradition in Japanese Music: The Changing Role of Melodic Patterns

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Editor/Author TOKITA Alison
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1996.03.25
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The Narrative Tradition in Japanese Music: The Changing Role of Melodic Patterns

No. 77 Honorific Expressions in Japan and China

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Editor/Author SU Dechang
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1996.03.20
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Honorific Expressions in Japan and China

No. 71 A Comparison of the Creation Myths Represented in Japanese Ancient Documents (Kojiki and Nihonshoki) with Those of Other Cultures in East Asia

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Editor/Author YAN Shao Dang  
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1996.02.20
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A Comparison of the Creation Myths Represented in Japanese Ancient Documents (Kojiki and Nihonshoki) with Those of Other Cultures in East Asia

No. 70 Netsuke―In the Collection of the State Hermitage Museum―

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Editor/Author USPENSKY V. Michail
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1996.02.20
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Netsuke―In the Collection of the State Hermitage Museum―

No. 74 The Origin of Waka Poem: Myth and History

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Editor/Author ERMAKOVA Lioudmila
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1995.11.10
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The Origin of Waka Poem: Myth and History

No. 72 The Analects and the Abacus: Shibusawa Ei'ich and the Development of Capitalism in Japan

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Editor/Author WANG Jia-hua
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1995.06.20
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The Analects and the Abacus: Shibusawa Ei'ich and the Development of Capitalism in Japan

No. 68 The Healthy Diet in China and Japan: A Comparative Study of Culinary Culture

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Editor/Author JIA Hui-xuan
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1995.05.10
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The Healthy Diet in China and Japan: A Comparative Study of Culinary Culture

No. 55 Narrating Tears: Discourse in Heian Literature

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Editor/Author KRISTEVA Tzvetana
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Publication Date 1995.02.15
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Narrating Tears: Discourse in Heian Literature

No. 48 Japanese Firms and Technology Transfer in Asia

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Editor/Author SHRESTHA L. Manoj
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1995.01.25
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Japanese Firms and Technology Transfer in Asia

No. 45 Chinese Images of Shotoku Taishi

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Editor/Author WANG Yong
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1994.11.05
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Chinese Images of Shotoku Taishi

No. 17 A Comparison of Japanese and American Social Structure: As Seen Through the Example of the Regional Devel opment Policy-Making Process

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Editor/Author BROADBENT Jeffrey
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1994.11.05
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A Comparison of Japanese and American Social Structure: As Seen Through the Example of the Regional Devel opment Policy-Making Process

No. 63 Literacy and Modern Literature in the Izumo Region, 1880~1930

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Editor/Author TORRANCE Richard
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1994.11.05
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Literacy and Modern Literature in the Izumo Region, 1880~1930

No. 58 The Notion of Impermanence in East and West

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Editor/Author MILCINSKI Maja
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1994.05.27
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The Notion of Impermanence in East and West

No. 57 Ogyuu Sorai in Tokugawa Japanese Thought

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Editor/Author LINDIN G. Olof
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1994.05.27
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Ogyuu Sorai in Tokugawa Japanese Thought

No. 56 Comparative Study of Japanese and Korean Culture on the View of Traditional Mathematics

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Editor/Author KIM Yong-Woon
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1994.05.27
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Comparative Study of Japanese and Korean Culture on the View of Traditional Mathematics

No. 51 Charles L. Freer (1854~1919) and the Freer Gallery of Art A Collection of Japanese Art in America

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Editor/Author SHIMIZU Yoshiaki
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1994.05.27
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Charles L. Freer (1854~1919) and the Freer Gallery of Art A Collection of Japanese Art in America

No. 52 The Thought and Practice of Modern Japanese Intellectuals: The Case of Arishima Takeo (1878-1923)

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Editor/Author KIM Choon Mie
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.10.15
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The Thought and Practice of Modern Japanese Intellectuals: The Case of Arishima Takeo (1878-1923)

No. 49 A comparative Viewon the Reception of Christianity in Japan and Korea

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Editor/Author PARK Jung-Wei
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.10.15
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A comparative Viewon the Reception of Christianity in Japan and Korea

No. 46 Intuition and Basho's Haiku

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Editor/Author LEE Young Gu
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.08.20
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Intuition and Basho's Haiku

No. 47 On The Medical Culutural Hisotory of Syphilis in Japan

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Editor/Author JOHNSTON D. William
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.07.16
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On The Medical Culutural Hisotory of Syphilis in Japan

No. 41 Japanese Art in Czechoslovakia

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Editor/Author BOHACKOVA Libuse
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.07.16
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Japanese Art in Czechoslovakia

No. 38 The Role of Korean Buddhism in the Ancient Japanese Buddhism

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Editor/Author HONG Yoon Sik
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.07.16
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The Role of Korean Buddhism in the Ancient Japanese Buddhism

No. 36 The Image of the Japanese in Chinese Poetry

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Editor/Author WANG Xiao Ping
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.07.16
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The Image of the Japanese in Chinese Poetry

No. 39 Is India Too Far From Japan ?―Japan's perception of India in the Changing Postwar International Environment―

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Editor/Author VISHWANATHAN Savitri
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.06.10
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Is India Too Far From Japan ?―Japan's perception of India in the Changing Postwar International Environment―

No. 15 Small pox Deity and Small pox Pictures in Later Edo Period

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Editor/Author ROTERMUND O. Hartmut
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.06.10
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Small pox Deity and Small pox Pictures in Later Edo Period

No. 29 Translation of Japanese Literature in the USSR: From Ancient to Modern

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Editor/Author DOLIN A. Aleksandr
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.01.30
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Translation of Japanese Literature in the USSR: From Ancient to Modern

No. 26 Buddhism and Social Action in Contemporary Japan

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Editor/Author KRAFT Kenneth
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1993.01.30
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Buddhism and Social Action in Contemporary Japan

No. 25 Customs of the New Year: China and Japan

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Editor/Author MA Xing-guo
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1992.12.05
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Customs of the New Year: China and Japan

No. 14 Problems in the Study of Modern Japanese Literature

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Editor/Author KIM Rekho
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1992.10.05
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Problems in the Study of Modern Japanese Literature

No. 35 A Forgotten Corner of Asia: Fifty Years of Burma‐Japan Relations

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Editor/Author SEEKINS M. Donald
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1992.09.25
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A Forgotten Corner of Asia: Fifty Years of Burma‐Japan Relations

No. 19 The Rhetoric of Edoism

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Editor/Author JONES Sumie
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1992.09.25
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The Rhetoric of Edoism

No. 37 The Origin of the Japanese Language: In Search of the Relationship Between Japanese and Korean Languages as well as Ancient Chinese Bone and Tortoise-Shell Inscriptions

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Editor/Author SHIN Yong-tae
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1992.09.10
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The Origin of the Japanese Language: In Search of the Relationship Between Japanese and Korean Languages as well as Ancient Chinese Bone and Tortoise-Shell Inscriptions

No. 33 Haiku in India

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Editor/Author VERMA B. Satya
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1992.09.10
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Haiku in India

No. 31 Literature of Tanizaki Jun’ichiro in Poland

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Editor/Author MELANOWICZ Mikolaj
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1992.03.30
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Literature of Tanizaki Jun’ichiro in Poland

No. 28 Birth and Development of "The Tale of the Heike" (Book one) from the Linguistic Point of View

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Editor/Author FIALA Karel
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1991.10.15
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Birth and Development of

No. 24 The Tragedy of Lu Xun and Natsume Soseki from the Viewpoint of Cultural Tradition

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Editor/Author LI Guodong
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1991.06.20
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The Tragedy of Lu Xun and Natsume Soseki from the Viewpoint of Cultural Tradition

No. 21 Forgotten Soldiers: Indian Students in Japan during World War II

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Editor/Author GOODMAN K. Grant
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1991.03.29
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Forgotten Soldiers: Indian Students in Japan during World War II

No. 20 “Ōjō”: Japanese Views of the Afterlife and the Ethics of Death with Dignity

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Editor/Author BECKER Carl
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1991.03.29
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“Ōjō”: Japanese Views of the Afterlife and the Ethics of Death with Dignity

No. 13 The Meaning of State Shinto for Present-day Japan

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Editor/Author LOKOWANDT Ernst
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1991.03.29
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The Meaning of State Shinto for Present-day Japan

No. 5 Some Problems in the Studies of Ōshio Heihachirō

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Editor/Author SONG Whi-chil
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1991.03.29
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Some Problems in the Studies of Ōshio Heihachirō

No. 18 Foreign Workers in Japan and Japan’s Internationalization

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Editor/Author SEIZELET Eric
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1990.02.15
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Foreign Workers in Japan and Japan’s Internationalization

No. 16 The Chinese Who Came to Japan in the Yayoi Period

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Editor/Author WANG Xiang‐rong
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1990.01.31
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The Chinese Who Came to Japan in the Yayoi Period

No. 12 "Interview Nonfiction": On "Autobiographies of Ordinary People in Japan" by Inose Naoki

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Editor/Author HSIA Gang
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1989.10.31
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No. 11 The Moneylenders of Medieval Kyoto: Freedom and Constraints in Urban Society

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Editor/Author GAY Suzanne
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1989.09.30
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The Moneylenders of Medieval Kyoto: Freedom and Constraints in Urban Society

No. 10 Educational Funding and Japan's Postwar Growth

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Editor/Author LIU Jingwen
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1989.08.31
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Educational Funding and Japan's Postwar Growth

No. 9 Meiji Japan Viewed through the Eyes of Chinese Students

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Editor/Author YAN An Sheng
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1989.07.31
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Meiji Japan Viewed through the Eyes of Chinese Students

No. 8 The Letters of Eshinni: Buddhist Woman of Medieval Japan

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Editor/Author DOBBINS C. James
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1989.04.28
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The Letters of Eshinni: Buddhist Woman of Medieval Japan

No. 7 Images of Women in Modern Japanese Fiction: Reality and Fantasy

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Editor/Author NAPIER J. Susan
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1989.01.31
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Images of Women in Modern Japanese Fiction: Reality and Fantasy

No. 3 The Modernization of Sumo

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Editor/Author THOMPSON A. Lee
Publisher International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Publication Date 1988.11.30
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The Modernization of Sumo