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Contents of the Current Issue

Vol. 69, No. 2


Localizing Strategies: Eison and the Shôtoku Taishi Cult.
David Quinter.

Japan's Inca Boom: Global Archaeology and the Making of a Postwar Nation.
Miriam L. Kingsberg.

Book Reviews

Medicine Master Buddha: The Iconic Worship of Yakushi in Heian Japan. By Yui Suzuki.
Yoko Hsueh Shirai

A Buddhist Theory of Semiotics: Signs, Ontology, and Salvation in Japanese Esoteric Buddhism. By Fabio Rambelli.
Mark Teeuwen

The Seven Tengu Scrolls: Evil and the Rhetoric of Legitimacy in Medieval Japanese Buddhism. By Haruko Wakabayashi.
Mark L. Blum

Japanese Travellers in Sixteenth-Century Europe: A Dialogue Concerning the Mission of the Japanese Ambassadors to the Roman Curia (1590). Edited by Derek Massarella and translated by J. F. Moran.
Jan C. Leuchtenberger

Conquering Demons: The "Kirishitan," Japan, and the World in Early Modern Japanese Literature. By Jan C. Leuchtenberger.
Peter Nosco

Selling Women: Prostitution, Markets, and the Household in Early Modern Japan. By Amy Stanley.
David Eason

Ôoku: The Secret World of the Shogun's Women. By Cecilia Segawa Seigle and Linda H. Chance.
Anne Walthall

An Edo Anthology: Literature from Japan's Mega-City, 17501850. Edited by Sumie Jones with Kenji Watanabe.
Lawrence E. Marceau

Two-Timing Modernity: Homosocial Narrative in Modern Japanese Fiction. By J. Keith Vincent.
Hosea Hirata

Views of the Dark Valley: Japanese Cinema and the Culture of Nationalism 19371945. By Harald Salomon.
Michael Baskett

Hijikata Tatsumi and Butoh: Dancing in a Pool of Gray Grits. By Bruce Baird.
William Marotti

Bones of Contention: Animals and Religion in Contemporary Japan. By Barbara R. Ambros.
Ellen Schattschneider

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