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Vol. 68, No. 2


The Early History of the Noh Play: Literacy, Authorship, and Scriptedness.
Noel J. Pinnington.

Commemorating Failure: The Four Hundredth Anniversary of England's Trading Outpost in Japan.
Adam Clulow.

Kanokogi Kazunobu: Pioneer of Platonic Fascism and Imperial Pan-Asianism.
Christopher W. A. Szpilman.

Book Reviews

Traversing the Frontier: The Man'yôshû Account of a Japanese Mission to Silla in 736–737. By H. Mack Horton.
Torquil Duthie

The Face of Jizô: Image and Cult in Medieval Japanese Buddhism. By Hank Glassman.
Susanne Formanek

Japoniæ Insvlæ: The Mapping of Japan; Historical Introduction and Cartobibliography of European Printed Maps of Japan to 1800. By Jason C. Hubbard.
Bruce L. Batten

The Premise of Fidelity: Science, Visuality, and Representing the Real in Nineteenth-Century Japan. By Maki Fukuoka.
Karen M. Fraser

Kokugaku in Meiji-period Japan: The Modern Transformation of ‘National Learning’ and the Formation of Scholarly Societies. By Michael Wachutka.
Helen Hardacre

The Invention of Religion in Japan. By Jason Ânanda Josephson.
A Discipline on Foot: Inventing Japanese Native Ethnography 1910–1945. By Alan Christy.
Ian Reader

Reading Colonial Japan: Text, Context, and Critique. Edited by Michele M. Mason and Helen J. S. Lee.
Elise Foxworth

Empire of Dogs: Canines, Japan, and the Making of the Modern Imperial World. By Aaron Herald Skabelund.
Elmer Veldkamp

Wer und was bin ich? Zur Phänomenologie des Selbst im Zen-Buddhismus. By Shizuteru Ueda.
Bret W. Davis

From Postwar to Postmodern, Art in Japan 1945–1989. Edited by Doryun Chong, Michio Hayashi, Kenji Kajiya, and Fumihiko Sumitomo.
Ming Tiampo

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