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Women on the Verge: Japanese Women, Western Dreams

Karen Kelsky - Social Science - 2001 - 294 pages
DIVExplores issues of gender, race and national identity in Japan, by taking up for critical analysis an emergent national trend, in which some urban Japanese women turn to the ...
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Making Whole what Has Been Smashed: On Reparations Politics

John C. Torpey - Political Science - 2006 - 214 pages
Exploring the recent trend of political efforts to rectify injustices handed down from the past, the text examines the extent to which the concern with the past, may distract ...
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Dark Victory: America's Second War Against Iraq

Jeffrey Record - History - 2004 - 203 pages
A prominent national security analyst provides a critical examination of the origins, objectives, conduct, and consequences of the U.S. war against Iraq in this major new study ...
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Queer Japan from the Pacific War to the Internet Age

Mark J. McLelland - Social Science - 2005 - 247 pages
Scholarship on Japan has recently broadened to include minority perspectives on communities from marginal workers to those whose sexuality has long been overlooked. This volume ...
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Good and Plenty: The Creative Successes of American Arts Funding

Tyler Cowen - Business & Economics - 2009 - 216 pages
Americans agree about government arts funding in the way the women in the old joke agree about the food at the wedding: it's terrible--and such small portions! Americans ...
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The Flash of Capital: Film and Geopolitics in Japan

Eric Cazdyn - History - 2002 - 316 pages
In Japan, perhaps uniquely, the history of capitalism coincides neatly with the history of film. What links these two histories and what their relationship reveals about film ...
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Escape from Empire

Alice H. Amsden - 2007 - 197 pages
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Bilingual Minds: Emotional Experience, Expression and Representation

Aneta Pavlenko - Education - 2006 - 324 pages
Do bi- and multilinguals perceive themselves differently in their respective languages? Do they experience different emotions? How do they express emotions and do they have a ...
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Consumers' Imperium: The Global Production of American Domesticity, 1865 ...

Kristin L. Hoganson - Business & Economics - 2010 - 416 pages
Shifting attention from exports to imports, from production to consumption, and from men to women, Hoganson makes it clear that globalization did not just happen beyond ...
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