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2016.02.05 Surprise Agreement on Comfort Women Issue and the Blowback in South Korea
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2016.01.28 The Geostrategic Significance of the TPP Agreement for the Asia-Pacific
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2016.01.19 Cultural Relations as a Double-Edged Sword: Terror in Paris and Trouble at UNESCO
Sakai Kazunari
2016.01.15 As Iran Prepares to Reengage, an Old Friend Is Waiting
Miyata Osamu
2016.01.05 Manga Artist Inoue Takehiko’s Appreciation of Gaudí
Gonzalo Robledo
2015.12.24 Japanese Business Prospects in China’s Changing Environmental Industry
Someno Kenji
2015.11.20 Boosting Japan’s “Proactive Contributions to Peace”
Jeffrey Hornung
2015.11.19 Terrorism Fuels Stereotyping of Muslims
Almoamen Abdalla
2015.11.17 Eneos and the Big Leagues: Why is Nippon Oil Sponsoring the Boston Red Sox?
Yamada Toshihiro
2015.11.11 Overhauling Japan’s “Postwar Diplomacy”
Ogoura Kazuo
2015.11.02 Mifune Toshirō, a World-Class Act
Matsuda Michiko
2015.10.26 Solving the Riddle of Slumber: Cutting-Edge Research Hub in Tsukuba Focuses on Sleep
Tsukasaki Asako
2015.10.21 The Nobel Discovery Protecting 300 Million People from the Risk of Blindness
Tsukasaki Asako
2015.10.19 Why Does Japan Have Butter Shortages?
Kikuchi Masanori
2015.10.15 Thomas Glover: The Scotsman Who Helped Meiji Japan Modernize
Harano Jōji
2015.09.10 Get Ready: China-Japan Tensions Set to Flare over East China Sea
Jeffrey Hornung
2015.09.09 Abe’s Growth-First Fiscal Policy
Tobias Harris
2015.09.07 Who Is the Author of Article 9 of the Constitution of Japan?
Vassili Molodiakov
2015.09.04 Meeting Japanese Remorse with Chinese Acceptance
Ma Licheng
2015.08.31 Abe Opens a Door with Carefully Crafted War Anniversary Statement
Daniel Sneider
2015.08.18 The Abe Statement: A Balancing Act That Leaves Work to Be Done
Andrew Gordon
2015.08.06 Mexican-Style Maruchan: Japanese Food Overseas as Seen Through the Success of an Instant Ramen Brand
Isami Romero
2015.07.27 The Abe Government Grapples with Low IT Investment
Tobias Harris
2015.07.24 The U.S.-Japan Council Effect: Diversity and Leadership to Strengthen Bilateral Relations
Suzanne Basalla
2015.07.21 Japan’s Economy at a Turning Point
Itoh Motoshige
2015.07.16 Words to Worry About: The Danger of Media Bias in Okinawa
Robert D. Eldridge
2015.07.13 When Japonism Bewitched Europe
Watanabe Hirotaka
2015.07.06 Cherry Blossoms, Hot Springs, and Blue Movies: Chinese Tourism and Japan’s Image Gap
Nakajima Kei
2015.06.25 Coffee and Identity at Starbucks Japan: A Matter of Culture
Pablo Figueroa
2015.06.25 Japanese Corporations Find Their Way Down South
Mori Norikazu

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