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Essays on the History of Scientific Thought in Modern Japan
Essays on the History of Scientific Thought in Modern Japan
Edited by Kanamori Osamu
Translated by Christopher Carr and M.G. Sheftall
This book covers the history of physics, chemistry, and pharmacology in modern Japan, focusing on th...
Every Day a Good Day
Every Day a Good Day
Morishita Noriko
Translated by Eleanor Goldsmith
I could not walk correctly. I did not know where to sit. I did not know which hand to use, what t...
Fifteen Lectures on Showa Japan
Fifteen Lectures on Showa Japan
Edited by Tsutsui Kiyotada
Translated by Noda Makito and Paul Narum
Why did Showa Japan rush to war? Where did Japan fail? This compilation of the most up-to-date studi...
Flower Petals Fall, but the Flower Endures
Flower Petals Fall, but the Flower Endures
Takeuchi Seiichi
Life is short and transient. The feeling that this evokes is called mujōkan in Japanese. Rather than...
Flowers, Birds, Wind, and Moon
Flowers, Birds, Wind, and Moon
Matsuoka Seigo
Translated by David Noble
Japanese culture is deeply rooted in nature—from literature to the visual arts, and from religious p...
Friendship across the Seas
Friendship across the Seas
Agawa Naoyuki
Translated by Yabuki Hiraku
This book describes the history of the relationship between the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (J...
Global Class Japanese SMEs
Global Class Japanese SMEs
Kurosaki Makoto
Translated by Larry Greenberg
30 years have passed since Japan emerged on the global stage as the second largest economy quickly m...
Gotō Shinpei, Statesman of Vision
Gotō Shinpei, Statesman of Vision
Kitaoka Shinichi
Translated by Iain Arthy
The Meiji era (1868–1912) produced numerous geniuses in Japan and one who certainly earns his name o...
The Happy Youth of a Desperate Country
The Happy Youth of a Desperate Country
Furuichi Noritoshi
Translated by Raj Mahtani
Young people in present-day Japan, a socially-polarized society, have been reportedly "unhappy." Acc...
Heritage Culture and Business, Kyoto Style
Heritage Culture and Business, Kyoto Style
Murayama Yuzo
Translated by Juliet Winters Carpenter
Kyoto, where world-class high-tech industries exist alongside heritage industries. Achieving highly ...
The History of US-Japan Relations
The History of US-Japan Relations
Edited by Iokibe Makoto
English edition edited by Tosh Minohara
Examining the 160-year relationship between America and Japan, this edited volumes deals in depth wi...
History, Memory, and Politics in Postwar Japan
History, Memory, and Politics in Postwar Japan
Edited by Iokibe Kaoru, Komiya Kazuo, Hosoya Yuichi, Miyagi Taizo, and the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research's Political and Diplomatic Review Project
Translated by Fred Uleman, Brian Lewis, Frank Moorhead, Stephen Suloway, and Charles Stewart
Memories can be shared―or contested. Japan and Korea, just one case in point, share centuries of int...