Publications

JPRI publishes scholarly and journalistic works, in a variety of formats, on Japan and the Pacific Rim.

Working Papers

Critiques

Occasional Papers

Books

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Special Report: The CIA and Japanese Politics Chalmers Johnson, Norbert A. Schlei, Michael Schaller , , , , , asia-pacific china japan korea north-america northeast-asia taiwan usa workingpapers cia cold-war korean-war m-fund miti wwii
Okinawa Update: Japan Policy Research Institute Special Report JPRI Staff , , , , asia-pacific critiques japan north-america northeast-asia okinawa usa sexual-assault us-air-force us-marin us-military us-navy
American Inertia and Drift in Asia Alan Tonelson , , , , , , asia-pacific critiques japan north-america northeast-asia southeast-asia usa apec clinton cold-war economy gulf-war nixon sino-soviet
Senso: The Japanese Remember the Pacific War Frank Gibney , , asia-pacific critiques japan northeast-asia history senso world-war-ii
Japan's Press Clubs as Information Cartels Laurie A. Freeman , , , , asia-pacific japan northeast-asia workingpapers asahi-shimbun japan-newspaper-publishers-and-editors-association jnpea ldp liberal-democratic-party
State Suppression of New Religions in Prewar Japan and Its Lessons for Today/ Aum Shinrikyo and Oklahoma Sheldon Garon, Sheila K. Johnson , , , , asia-pacific critiques japan north-america northeast-asia usa aum-shinrikyo oklahoma omotokyo religion state-suppression
After Liberalism: What if Confucianism Becomes the Hegemonic Ethic of the Twenty-first Century? Richard Madsen , , asia-pacific china north-america northeast-asia usa workingpapers confucianism liberalism the-west
Japan as a Technological Superpower Richard Samuels , , , , , asia-pacific japan northeast-asia workingpapers cals computer-aided-acquisition-and-logistical-support-system manufacturing nics post-cold-war technology
The Armitage Report: Reading Between the Lines Steven C. Clemons , , , , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia occasionalpapers usa armitage-report clinton george-w-bush saco special-action-committee-on-okinawa us-military
Japan and the U.S. Suffer a Security Imbalance/ Japanese Security Policy: Stuck in a Time-Warp Tatou Takahama, Edith Terry , , , , , asia-pacific china critiques guam japan north-america northeast-asia oceania okinawa usa acsa clinton michael-powell ryutaro-hashimoto security-policy u-s-japan-security-treaty
Strengths and Weaknesses of Education in Japan / Academic Apartheid at Japan’s National Universities Masao Kunihiro, Ivan P. Hall , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia usa workingpapers academic-apartheid diplomacy education
The Great Hanshin Earthquake/ The Relief Effort Seen by a Participant Glen S. Fukushima, Robert M. Orr, Jr. , asia-pacific japan northeast-asia occasionalpapers hanshin-earthquake kobe
The End of the “Special” U.S.-Japan Relationship John W. Dower , , asia-pacific china japan north-america northeast-asia usa workingpapers pacific-war sino-japanese-war westernization
Building Japan’s Information Superhighway Joel West , , , , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia usa workingpapers communications multimedia national-information-infrastructure nihon-telephone-and-telegraph nii ntt
Aum Shinrikyo and the Japanese Media Helen Hardacre , , asia-pacific japan northeast-asia workingpapers aum-shinrikyo japan-shambala-plan matsumoto
SPECIAL REPORT: OKINAWA AND THE AMERICAN MILITARY Why Are American Troops Still in Okinawa? / Supreme Court of Japan Testimony on U.S. Troop Presence Chalmers Johnson, Governor Masahide Ota , , , asia-pacific critiques japan korea north-america northeast-asia okinawa philippines southeast-asia usa land-aquisition ryukyu-islands ryukyu-kingdom us-military
The U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement of September 1994: Contending Views of Believer and Skeptic High Government Official vs. Pensioner of Cardiff High Government Official vs. Pensioner of Cardiff , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia usa workingpapers ntt policy trade
American Military Bases in San Diego and Okinawa / No Double View of Japan Chalmers Johnson, Glen S. Fukushima , , , asia-pacific critiques japan north-america northeast-asia okinawa san-diego usa cold-war security us-military us-japan-status-of-force-agreement
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan Herbert P. Bix , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia occasionalpapers usa hirohito modern-japan post-american-administration
Japan Studies Under Attack: How Rational Choice Theory is Undermining America's Understanding of the World Steven C. Clemons , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia usa workingpapers government politics rational-choice-theory
How Asia Got Rich: World Bank vs. Japanese Industrial Policy Edith Terry , , , , asia-pacific china japan north-america northeast-asia philippines southeast-asia usa vietnam workingpapers apec asean miti oecf world-bank
Perspective on Violence: Explaining America to the Japanese / How to Open a Rice Market and Still Keep it Closed Sheila K. Johnson, Ulrike Schaede , , , , , critiques japan north-america northeast-asia asia-pacific crime gatt rice-market us-films violence yakuza
Fund-Raising in Japan: A Sasakawa Saga Hans H. Baerwald , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia occasionalpapers usa international-student-center sasakawa-fund ucla
The Limits of Calculation: Hiroshima Michael Walzer , , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia occasionalpapers usa churchill hiroshima turman world-war-ii
Mental Castration, the HIV Scandal, and the Japanese Bureaucracy Masao Miyamoto , , , , asia-pacific japan northeast-asia workingpapers aids amakudari bureaucracy hiv mental-castration