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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The Jews and the Japanese: Cultural Traits and Common Values Ben-Ami Shillony , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia occasionalpapers usa cultural-parallels immigration jews
A Glimpse into the Abyss: The Life of a Keiretsu Contractor/ Tom Clancy’s Debt of Honor Tamae Prindle, Sheila K. Johnson , , , asia-pacific critiques japan northeast-asia keiretsu taisei tokyo-motors tom-clancy
The Long Arm of the State / The Japan That Doesn’t Know What to Say Sheldon Garon, Richard J. Samuels
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
Remembering the Past / Those Nasty Japs Again: War Memories and the Movies Patrick Smith, Sheila K. Johnson , , , , , asia-pacific critiques japan north-america northeast-asia usa economy films industry policy post-war-japan trade
Japan’s Housing Lenders’ Crisis Mayumi Otsuma, Ken Ellis, Todd Zaun, Andrew Morse, Norie Kuboyama , , , , , , , asia-pacific critiques japan northeast-asia cosmo-credit-union david-atkinson goldman ministry-of-finance mof morgan-stanley-co nippon-housing-loan-co sachs-co
Machiavellian Politics and Japanese Ideals: The Enigma of Japanese Power Eight Michael Mosher , , asia-pacific china germany japan northeast-asia occasionalpapers europe karel-van-wolferen machiavellian-politics politics
Japanese Cartels Still Block Imports / Tokyo Bureaucrats Rule as Leaders Come and Go Mark Tilton / E. B. Keehn , critiques japan usa northeast-asia asia-pacific north-america bureaucracy u-s-japan-relations
Needed: A Japan Strategy Chalmers Johnson , , , asia-pacific critiques japan north-america northeast-asia usa clinton industry japanese-american-auto-agreement trade
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
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
School Bullying Causes Teenage Suicides/ Holocaust Denial in Japan: Marco Polo Demonstrates Insensitivity Teresa Watanabe, Tatou Takahama , , , asia-pacific critiques japan northeast-asia bullying bungei-shunju holocaust-denial mental-health
Paving Over the Kansai/ On Dango: The Famous "Yokosuka Navy Base Toilet Job" Gavan McCormack, Tom Logan , , asia-pacific japan north-america northeast-asia occasionalpapers usa dango kansai us-military
A Future for Japanese Women Managers? / Role Narcissism and Suicide in Japan Jean R. Renshaw, Sheila K. Johnson , , , , , asia-pacific critiques japan northeast-asia culture economy narcissim society suicide women
Aum Shinrikyo and the Japanese Media Helen Hardacre , , asia-pacific japan northeast-asia workingpapers aum-shinrikyo japan-shambala-plan matsumoto
Assimilation Policy in Okinawa: Promotion, Resistance, and “Reconstruction” Steve Rabson , , asia-pacific china japan northeast-asia occasionalpapers okinawa pacific-war world-war-ii
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
The Importance of Yoko Ono Murray Sayle , , , asia-pacific japan northeast-asia occasionalpapers dada lennon postwar yoko-ono
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
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
Korean Scandal, or American Scandal? Bruce Cummings , , , , asia-pacific japan korea north-america north-korea northeast-asia south-korea usa workingpapers cia dipolmacy foreign-policy korean-war republic-of-korea
The Bolivan Connection: U.S. Bases and Okinawan Emigration Kozy K. Amemiya , , , asia-pacific bolivia japan north-america northeast-asia okinawa usa workingpapers latin-america nanbei-zakura ryukyu-government tigner us-military
Nationalism and the Market: China as a Superpower Chalmers Johnson , , asia-pacific china japan north-america northeast-asia usa workingpapers economics nationalism world-bank
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
The Three Cold Wars Chalmers Johnson , , , , , , , asia-pacific china europe latin-america north-america north-korea northeast-asia occasionalpapers philippines russia south-korea southeast-asia usa castro clinton cold-war george-lee-butler nato nmd soviet-union ussr