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47. Anglo-America (2013)


The Anglo-American Dream of Benjamin Franklin: The Stamp Act Crisis and the Sense of Nationality SATO, Mitsushige(1)
“We Are Kin in Sin”: Anglo-American Representations in Mark Twain’s Novels ISHIHARA, Tsuyoshi(21)
Against “Provincialism”: Ezra Pound’s “Renaissance” Project NAGAHATA, Akitoshi(41)
A North American Agent Jeremiah Dummer and the British Empire of his Age: One Aspect of the Eighteenth Century Anglo-American Politics  MORI, Takeo(59)
The Vietnam War and Collective Defense: Anglo-American Relations within SEATO during the Vietnam War, 1965-1968 MIZUMOTO, Yoshihiko(79)
The first Invitation to “Empire”: collaboration between Edward Mandell house and Sir Edward Grey over U.S. participation in World War I SAKADE, Takeshi(99)
The Uncanny Return of the Past: Holocaust Representation in Cynthia Ozick’s The Shawl HAMURA, Takashi(109)
Nitobe Inazo’s Speech Tours in America after the Manchurian Incident TANIGUCHI, Maki(129)
The Role of De Forest and Minagawa in Introducing Television to Japan ARIMA, Tetsuo(149)
Nathaniel Hawthorne and a Construction of Literary World –“The Virtuoso’s   Collection” as a Museum TAKENO, Fumiko(169)
The Katsu Goto Memorial: Representations of the Lynching of a Japanese Immigrant in Hawaii HORI, Erika(185)
The   Forty-Sixth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -205
Abstracts -219

46. The Sea and the State (2012)


The Sea and the State
The American Civil War in the Transatlantic Abolition of Slavery NISHIDE, Keiichi
Orphans, Oceans, and Moby-Dick HASHIMOTO, Yasunaka
The Price of National Prestige: An Interpretation of the Japan-U.S. Confrontation   over Hawaii at the Turn of the Century ITO, Koji
The Geopolitics of Submarine Cables: From British Telegraph Networks to the   American Internet TSUCHIYA, Motohiro
U.S.-Australia relations concerning Asia-Pacific during Sino-Japanese War TAKAMITSU, Yoshie
“The Beginning of America’s ‘Pro-Israeli’ Policy: A Case of the USS Liberty   Incident during the Six Day War” TOMINAGA, Erika
Levi-Strauss’ Perspective of NonAssimilation and the Spirit of Charity in Karen Tei Yamashita’s Through the Arc of the Rain Forest MAKINO, Rie
Historical Contexts of the Atomic Bombings against Japan in the U. S. History Textbooks: World War II, the Cold War, and the Nuclear Age FUJITA, Satoshi
“Providence and “A Remarkable Meteor” Seen in Uraga?Perry, Hawthorne and the Opening of Japan? NAKANISHI, Kayoko
What Is Nikkei in the US Now?: Identity Politics of a Student Organization and   “Japanese Americans” KINOSHITA, Akira
Book Review
Hiroshi Kitamura, Screening Enlightenment: Hollywood and the Cultural Reconstruction of Defeated Japan IIOKA, Shiro
The Forty-Fifth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report


45. Disease and Institutions (2011)


Disease and Institutions
Reproductive Rights and Social Welfare: Informed Consent for Sterilization ONO, Naoko
Health Insurance and the Social Security Act of 1935: The Vision of Edgar   Sydenstricker and I.S. Falk and the Medical Advisory Board SATO, Chitose
Disease, Hippie and Neoliberalism: Thomas Pynchon’s Vineland MIURA, Reiichi
Health Care Reform and the Transformation of Party Politics in the United States: Universal Health Insurance Reform and Medical Reform AMANO, Taku
Sarah Josepha Hale and Domestic Ideology in the (Anti-) Boardinghouse Novel MASUDA, Kumiko
Paper-made Emerald City: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and Paper Currency System AKIMOTO, Takafumi
Politics in History Museums and the Private Sector: The George Washington Politics “Lansdowne” Portrait as Case Study YOKOYAMA, Saki
Rethinking the Women’s Peace Movements in the United States: Women Strike for Peace in the 1960s SATO, Masaya
The Commercial Society’s Ethic and the Spirit of “Social” Capitalism: Politeness   and Sociability in Franklin’s Autobiography WANIBUCHI, Shuichi
Reserach Note
Importance of Assuming a Social Historical Perspective in Examining Recent American Trade Policy KOYAMA, Kumiko
Book Review
Satoru Mori, The Vietnam War and Alliance Diplomacy: The Impact   of British and French Peace Initiatives on U.S. Policy FUJIMOTO, Hiroshi
The Forty-Fourth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report

44. Turn of the Century in the US (2010)


Turn of the Century in the US
The National Negro Business League and Its Politics of African-American   Collective Memories at the Turn of the Twentieth Century KANEKO, Ayumu
Japan as Domestic Space: Lilla Cabot Perry at the Turn into the Twentieth Century MATSUKAWA, Yuko
U.S. Policy over the Korean Peninsula from the End of the Nineteenth Century to the Beginning of the Twentieth Century MATSUDA, Haruka
Falling Bodies, Failing Words: Narratives Before/After 9/11 OZAWA, Eimi
Lynching and Torture at the Turn of Two Centuries: On Lynchings (1892-1900) and Guantanamo: ‘Honor Bound to Defend Freedom’ (2004) SAKUMA, Yuri
John F. Kennedy and the Neutralization of South Vietnam MATSUOKA, Hiroshi
“The Jumbo Domestication”: Exhibition of Animals and Sentimentalism at the   End of the Nineteenth Century MARUYAMA, Yuki
Book Review
Itsuki Kurashina, The Eisenhower Administration and West Germany: East-West Arms Control Negotiations as Alliance Policy ONOZAWA,Toru
A New Generation Scholar Discusses a New Woman in Faulkner’s Novels: Koichi Suwabe, William Faulkner’s Poetics: 1930-1936 FUJIHIRA, Ikuko
The Forty-Third Annual Meeting: A Summary Report

43. The President (2009)


The President
Hawthorne’s Image of George Washington IRIKO, Fumiko
The Foreign Policy Archetype of the American Presidency: From George Washington to John Quincy Adams NAKAJIMA, Hiroo
Dialogue and Secrecy: John F. Kennedy’s Policy Making TSUCHIDA, Hiroshi
War Powers Derived from the Presidential Image KITAGAWA OTSURU, Chieko
Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Proclamations of National Emergency: Crisis and Presidential Power OKUHIRO, Keita
The Politics of Family Support in Early-Twentieth-Century America GOTO, Chiori
Extraterritorializing Literature: Translation, Dual Nationality and the Hardboiled in A Fairwell to Arms TSUJI, Hideo
Rebuilding Little Tokyo?: Community and Interracialism in the Resttlement Era MINAMIKAWA, Fuminori
Technology and an Immigrant Version of Americanism: Swedish-American Representation of the Ironclad Monitor and John Ericsson TSUCHIDA, Eiko
Inventing and Performing the Self: Image of the Japanese-American Painter in Yasuo Kuniyoshi’s Self-Portraits KIKUKAWA, Masako
Globalizing “American Peace”: The Outlawry of War Movement in Interwar America MIMAKI, Seiko
Chase and Modernity: Representation of Time and Movement in Harold Lloyd’s Safety Last! HASEGAWA, Koichi
Book Review
Yoshie Takamitsu, Japan, China and the United States in Interwar “Globalization” TAKITA, Kenji
Yumi Hiratai, Social Reform in American Federal System: Child Labor Regulations in the Early Twentieth-Century HIRATA, Miwako
Katsuyuki Murata, Latino Ethnicity and the Shifting Boundaries of   Americanness: The Sociocultural History of “the Undocumented Immigration Problem” NAKAGAWA, Masanori
The Forty-Second Annual Meeting: A Summary Report

42. Nuclear Space (2008)


Nuclear Space
One Minute after the Detonation of the Atomic Bomb: the Erased Effect of Residual Radiation TAKAHASHI, Hiroko
The Language of the Nuclear Age: Critical Approach to the Rhetoric of Containment and Deterrence SHIMOKOBE, Michiko
The Nuclear Imagination of a Mad Scientist: a Note on Nikola Tesla SHINDO, Masaaki
Nevada Test Site and Yucca Mountain: The Construction of Nuclear Space and Racism ISHIYAMA, Noriko
The Pugwash Conferences and American Scientists’ Quest for Disarmament and Stable Mutual Deterrence, 1955-1963 KUROSAKI, Akira
NPT Regime and Defense Industrial Base-US,UK, and West Germany Nuclear and Military Expenditure Negotiations (March 1966-April 1967)Surrounding the NATO Crisis of 1966 SAKADE, Takeshi
Prosthetics in the Cold War: Discourses and Representations of Hearing Aid in the Atomic Age MISOE, Atsuro
The Claim Against “Enemy Alien” Status of Koreans in Wartime Hawai’i Redefining “Korean” and Reconstructing Nationalism LEE, Rika Rihwa
Hardhat Patriots: the Construction Workers in New York City and the Change of Their Lives MINAMI, Shuhei
Book Review
Taku Amano, Professional Groups and Health Policy in the United States SUNADA, Ichiro
Maho Toyoda, Labor Reform for/against Women in the US Occupation of Japan SATO, Chitose
Jun Kamata, Resistance at the Margin: Radioactive Waste and American Indian Social Movement MATSUNAGA, Kyoko
Sadao Asada, From Mahan to Pearl Harbor: Imperial Japanese Navy and the United States Sadao Asada, Culture Shock and Japanese-American Relations: Historical Essay MIWA, Kimitada
The Forty-First Annual Meeting: A Summary Report

41. Nature and Environment (2007)


Nature and Environment
Rereading “American” Places: Postcolonial Dimensions in Bioregionalism YAMAZATO, Katsunori
On the Gender Root of Silence: Going down the “Toxic Inferno” of Silent Spring ITOH, Shoko
Legal Framework for Environmental Conflict Management: How Did Federal Agencies Reach Consensus Ending Development of Oregon Inlet Jetty Proposal OIKAWA, Hiroko
Market, Culture, and Ecological Values of Water: A Historical Case of the American West and Beyond OSHIO, Kazuto
Environment Sculpture: Isamu Noguchi’s Garden Sculpture, Environment Sculpture and Site Specificity KAWAI, Masatomo
The Perprexity of the Animals: Thomas Pynchon’s Post Modern Ecology HATOOKA, Keita
The Culture and Business of Farming: Ecological Imagination of Japanese American Writers MATSUNAGA, Kyoko
The Nexus Between Native American and the Salem Witchcraft: John Neal’s Rachel Dyer and American (Literary) Independence SHIRAKAWA, Keiko
Japanese American Soldiers and European “War Brides”:American Orientalism and Whiteness NAKAMURA, Masako
Book Review
Shusuke Takahara, Wilson Diplomacy and Japan: Ideal and Reality 1913-1921 NISHIZAKI, Fumiko
Tsuyoshi Ishihara, Mark Twain in Japan: The Cultural Reception of an American Icon SUGIYAMA, Naoko
Kazuhisa Honda, Rethinking “American Democracy”: Racism and Deliberative Democracy FUJINAGA, Yasumasa
Hiroshi Okayama, The Consolidation of the American Two-party System: The Republican Party and the Formation of the Post-bellum Regime during Reconstruction TANAKA, Kikuyo
The Fortieth Annual Meeting: A summary Report

40. Violence (2006)


Emancipation, Family, and Violence: Race, Class, and Gender in a North Carolina Piedmont Community During Reconstruction Sasaki, Takahiro (1)
Can Counter-Terrorist Novels Be Written Now?: From Mao II (1991) to Specimen Days (2005) Takemura, Kazuko (19)
Structured Violence as a Form of Southern Culture: The Emmett Till Case and Faulkner’s “Dry September” Tanaka, Hisao (39)
Hollywood and Post-9/11 America Yoshimoto, Mitsuhiro (57)
Representations of Violence in the Borderlands of the Virtual-Real: Visualization in American Psycho Ozawa, Eimi (81)
Pimp Culture: Distorted Masculinity in the Hip Hop Generation Kanazawa, Satoshi (99)
The Logic behind Nativism: The Case for Lyman Beechers’ Plea for the West   Yamanaka, Aki Yamanaka, Aki (119)
The Historical Origin of American Unilateralism: The French Mission and the Adams Administration Ishikawa, Takafumi 139 Ishikawa, Takafumi (139)
The Problem of Nuclear Proliferation to West Germany and Eisenhower’s Response Kurashina, Itsuki (159)
Rival Political Visions of the Social Security Act of 1935 Nakajima, Jo (177)
Book Review 
Eiichiro Azuma, Between Two Empires: Race, History, and Transnationalism in Japanese America Abe, Kosuzu (195)
Yasushi Watanabe, After America: Trajectories of the Bostonians and the Politics of Culture Kawashima, Kohei (201)
Fumiko Iriko, Hawthorne, the Scarlet Letter, Tapestry Satoh, Shigemitsu (209)
Ken Chujo, Race in History: Difference and Heterogeneity in the United States Takemoto, Yuko (215)
Yasutake, Rumi, Transnational Women’s Activism: The United States, Japan, and Japanese Immigrant Communities in California, 1859-1920 Matsubara, Hiroyuki (221)
The Thirty-Ninth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -227
Abstracts -241

39. Media (2005)


American Journalism in Decline Factors Behind its Transformation Fujita, Hiroshi (1)
Bloody Shirt and the Idea of Racial Equality: Radical Republicans and Post-Civil War Journalism Kido, Yoshiyuki (21)
The Rosenberg Case and American Intellectuals: A Background Analysis of the Media Tug-of-war Maekawa, Reiko (43)
New Media, Old Media: A New Phase of Media Studies in the U.S. Kitano, Keisuke (63)
Reinventing America as the Other: A New Perspective on American Studies Yoshimi, Shunya (85)
Emerson’s Style and Its Reception in Japan Mizuno, Tatsuro (105)
Crusade for the Unemployed Nishikawa, Masaru (125)
Selling Democracy: Norman Granz and Jazz in the Cold War Torii, Yusuke (143)
Book Review 
Hatsue Shinohara, Forgotten Crusade: The American Scholars of International Law in the Interwar Period Nishioka, Tatsuhiro (163)
Etsuko Taketani, U.S. Women Writers and the Discourses of Colonialism, 1825-1861 Beppu, Keiko (169)
Nahoko Tsuneyama, American Shakespeare: A Cultural History of the Early American Theater Yamamoto, Hideyuki (175)
Noriko Ishiyama, Environmental Justice and American-Indian Tribes: Struggles over the Storage of High-leval Radioactive Waste Sato, Madoka (181)
Akiko Ochiai, Harvesting Freedom: African American Agrarianism in Civil War Ear South Carolina Uesugi, Shinobu (187)
The Thirty-eighth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -195
Abstracts -217

38. Religion (2004)


Introduction to the Religion of the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) KIMURA, Takeshi (1)
Vodun After Crossing the Atlantic FUROMOTO, Atsuko (21)
Jonathan Edwards and the Ideal of Protestant America MORIMOTO, Anri (41)
Discovering the American Catholic Roots KIKAMA, Yasuo (61)
The Book of Mormon and the Birth of a Church HIRAI, Yasuhiro (81)
Buddhist Folk Song Tradition in Hawaii: A Study of Song Lyrics in Relation to Japanese American Experiences WELLS, Keiko (103)
Reexamination  of the American Civil Religion MORI, Kouichi (123)
The Urban Reform and the Machine Politics in New York City: The Civil Service   Reform during the Administration of Fiorello H. La Guardia SUGAWARA, Kazuyuki (141)
Roots of  Womens Labor Protection: Establishing the Womens and Minors Bureau in the U.S. Occupation of Japan TOYODA, Maho (159)
Representation of Respectability in African American Organizational Efforts to Help the Ingrams HISHIDA, Sachiko (179)
The Genesis of the Japanese American Redress Movement OYAGI, Go (199)
Literature, Advocacy, and Dis/claiming the Nation: Reading the Politics of Aesthetics in Joy Kogawas Obasan NAKAMURA, Rika (219)
The Thirty-Seventh Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -237
Abstracts -259

37. The 1950s (2003)


The 1950s 
The American Image in the Popular Culture of Postwar Japan (1950s-1960s) YASUDA, Tsuneo (1)
The U.S. Economy in the 1950s KAWAMURA, Tetsuji (23)
The Film and Box of Joseph Cornell: A Romanticist in 1950s New York KATO, Mikiro (45)
Doors into Summer: A Poetics of the Cold War in American Literature ZETTSU, Tomoyuki (65)
Malfunctioning Weapon: Clement Greenberg, the Cultural Cold War, and Globalization KAJIYA, Kenji (83)
Research Note 
Jewish Women Writers in the 1950s OBA, Masako (107)
“Sense” of Road, Photographic Event: A Study of Stephen Shore HIDAKA, Yu (117)
“Race” as Discourse/”Race” as Reality: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Concept of   “Race” OGIDO, Yuji (137)
The Rockefeller Foundation and the Institute of Pacific Relations: An Analysis of   Their Entangled Relationships in the Early Cold War Years SASAKI, Yutaka (157)
The Whereabouts of Performative Gender: On Patti Smith TOMA, Ulara (177)
The Thirty-Fifth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -199
Abstracts -221

36. The Post-Cold War Era (2002)


The Post-Cold War Era 
The Post-Cold War Era: Americanism, Globalization, and Nationalism FURUYA, Jun (1)
U.S. Economic Performances During the 1990s SHINOHARA, Soichi (23)
Where Has the Vietnam Syndrome Gone?: America’s Memory of Defeat and Its Post-Cold War Military Interventions MATSUOKA, Hiroshi (37)
Memory, Narrative, and Identity after the Cold War: The Representation of the   Vietnamese Refugees in Robert Olen Butler’s A Good Scent from a Strange   Mountain (1992) SUZUKI, Toru (55)
What Is Transgender?: Its History, Its Potentiality WATANABE, Momoko (75)
The  Sorrow of Roger Williams: Separationism as a Regulative Principle and   Accommodationism as a Constitutive Principle MORIMOTO, Anri (91)
Yasuo Kuniyoshi and the Cultural Cold War: The Politics of Postwar American Art KOBAYASHI, Go (111)
A Transformation of Fundamentalist Views of Catholicism, 1878-1918 YAMAMOTO, Takahiro (131)
Congressional Voting Decisions on the China Trade Bill MAESHIMA, Kazuhiro (151)
The Sacred Self and the Miracle Controversies: On the Origin of Emersonian   Individualism NARITA, Masahiko (171)
Terrorism, Cult and Literature: Representation of Others in Don DeLillo’s Mao II TOKO, Koji (189)
Self-Portrait of Katherine Schmidt, Painter: Partnership with Yasuo Kuniyoshi HOSHINO, Mutsuko (207)
The Thirty-Fifth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -229
Abstracts -251

35. American Identity and Multiculturalism (2001)


American   Identity and Multiculturalism
Various Aspects of Identity as Represented in Jewish American Literature: Diaspora, Holocaust, Israel BABA, Minako(1)
Vietnamese American Literature and American Society: From Refugees to the Second Generation, “VietnAmerican” YOSHIDA, Mitsu(21)
An Exile’s Counter-Narrative of Nation-Building: The U.S. Literary Study’s   Cultural-Critical Self-Fashoning and Theresa Hak Kyung Cha NITTA, Keiko(39)
Multiculturalism and Integrationism: A Study in Intellectural History KAMISADA, Shuichi(59)
Cape Cod as “Another World”: What Thoreau Found at the Edge of the World FUJIOKA, Nobuhiko(79)
Personal Story and Collective History in a Slave Narrative: Harriet A. Jacobs’ Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself NISHIMOTO, Azusa(97)
The Politics of Women’s Voices: The Strategy of Difference and Displacement in   Trinh T. Minh-ha’s Film, Surname Viêt, Given Name Nam: “There is no real   me to return to.” KAWAGUCHI, Keiko(115)
Justice and Mercy: Release of Japanese War Cristmas and Japanese-American Relations Following Peace, 1952-1958 HIGURASHI, Yoshinobu(135)
The Russo-Japanese War and Japanese Folktales: Japanese Image in Alice Bacon’s In the Land of Gods SUNADA, Erica(155)
The Thirty-Fourth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -167
Abstracts -189

34. Globalization and America (2000)


Globalization and America
Globalization and Americanization Masaru Kaneko(1)
Baseball as the Cultural Mission of America: The Attempts to Spread the American National Sport Worldwide in the 19th Century Eiji Ozawa(17)
The Historical Premise of Economic Globalization by the U.S.: From the Reciprocal Trade Agreement Act to the GATT Tadao Kano(35)
Globalization and Democracy: a Review on America’s Arguments Shigehiro Yuasa(53)
Globalization and Models for Japanese and American Schooling: New Modes of Coexistence Ryoko Tsuneyoshi(71)
Home is Where the Tongue Is: Border-Crossing and Language in Levy Hideo’s and Mizumura Minae’s Works Mari Yoshihara(87)
Thriving Military Prostitution in Hawaii during World War II: The Meaning of Its   Contrast to the Situation on the Mainland Noriko Shimada(105)
Emily Dickinson and Poetry in the Civil War Publication Junko Kanazawa(123)
Does the Reduction of Regional Isolation Mean an Affluent Appalachia? Kazusei Kato(141)
Solving the “Congestion” Problem: The “Zone System” in Early City   Planning Profession Ichiro Miyata(159)
Looking for the Perfect Copy: The Cultural Milieu and the Birth of the Talkies Naoko Shinogi(177)
From “the Vanishing Red Man” to “the Red Atlantis”: The   Development of Native American Policy Reform Movements in the 1920s Yumiko Mizuno(193)
The Newspaper Publishing in the Japanese Evacuation Camps 1942-1943: An Analysis of the Camp Authority’s Press Control Policies Takeya Mizuno(211)
The Thirty-third Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -229
Abstracts -249

33. America and the Twentieth Century (1999)


America and the Twentieth Century
U.S. Hegemony and the Debates on the “American Century” Hideki Kan(1)
From the New Economic History to the Social Science History: An Evolution of American Economic History in the Twentieth Century Eiichi Akimoto(19)
War and Gender: the Vietnam War and American Society Yoko Shirai(37)
The Transformation of American Democracy in the Twentieth Century:The Growth of Institutional Universe and the Decline of Electoral Politics Hirofumi Nakano(59)
The Literary and Cultural Politics of Passing: A Comparative Study of Mary   Hastings Bradley and James Tiptree, Jr. Mari Kotani(79)
Federalist Response to Jefferson’s Neutrality Policy, 1805-1806 Naoki Kamimura(97)
From Preacher to Lecturer: a Study of R.W. Emerson’s Sermons Yoshio Takanashi(115)
The Tradition of Psychiatry Reflected in Domestic Fiction in Nineteenth-Century   America Toshimi Suzuki(135)
Southern White Liberals’ Struggle for the Segregation and State’s Rights in the SCHW Birmingham Noriko Hosoya(151)
Formation of the New Left Movement: From Sit-Ins to the Port Huron   Statement (1960-1962) Toru Umezaki(171)
Autobiography and the “Minoritarian”: How Henry Miller “Becomes-Woman” Satoshi Kanazawa(191)
The Innocents Abroad as a Consumer Narrative Mark Twain and   Expanding Consumption in Late Nineteenth-Century America Tsuyoshi Ishihara(209)
The Thirty-Second Annual Meeting:A Summary Report -227
Abstracts -245

32. Class and American Society (1998)


Class and American Society
The Integration of the US Working Class under the Cold War Consensus: the   Creation of a New Middle Class Keiichi Shoji(1)
Bumming, Slumming, and Muckraking: The Representation of Class in American Literature Kiyohiko Murayama(19)
The Social Conservatism of Boston’s White Women in Inter-Class Interaction at the Turn of the Century Kohei Kaswashima(41)
Meritocracy and Racial Equality: Civil Rights Legislation and Black “Elites” in   Post-bellum Boston Kazuteru Omori(57)
Herman Melville and the Astor Place Riots Shoji Noma(75)
The “Russian Factor” in the Promulgation of the Monroe Doctrine Hiroo Nakajima(95)
The Formation and Development of “the Undocumented Immigration Problem”   in the Course of Discussions on the IRCA Katsuyuki Murata(111)
Imagination, Body, and Gender Boundaries in the Early Puritan Society: Anne Hutchinson on Trial Junko Araki(127)
The Rural Cemetery Movement in 19th-Century America: Creating an American   “Sacred Place” Mariko Kurosawa(145)
The Thirty-first Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -163
Abstracts -187
The American Review Contents, Vols.1-31(1967-1997) -201

31. American Social Movements (1997)


American Social Movements
Jonathan Edwards and the Great Awakening Naoki Onishi(1)
The Spreading of the Gospel of Safety: The Safety Movement and Immigrants in the Progressive Period Tsuguyoshi Ueno(19)
American Television Commercials and the Women’s Movement: Has the Feminine Mystique Disappeared? Tetsuo Arima(41)
The Boston School Busing Controversy Revisited: Toward an Examination into the Myth of “Failure” Masaki Kawashima(59)
Gender and Wartime Labor Mobilization in the United States Chitose Sato(83)
The Older Women’s League Naoko Ishizawa(107)
George Ball and His Idea of “Atlantic Partnership” Kaoru Kojima(117)
Whitman as ‘Flaneur’ Akira Yamauchi(139)
Berdache as Cultural System Machiko Makita(157)
Fundamentalism’s Strategy in Education Cases: On the Concept of Secular Humanism Eiko Tsuchida(175)
A Study of Mona Simpson’s The Lost Father Kazuyo Kuroyanagi(185)
The Multi-Dimensionality of the Racial/Ethnic Identities of Asian American   College Students: Evidence from Research at Princeton University Okiyoshi Takeda(193)
The Thirtieth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -207
Abstracts -227

30. America and Asia (1996)


America and Asia
United  States Asian Policy Seigen Miyasato(1)
Fifty Years after the End of World War II—U.S.-Japan Relations and Japanese   Americans Masako Iino(19)
American Trade Policy and Asia Satoru Nagao(39)
U.S. Intervention in the 1958 Rebellion in Indonesia Koji Terachi(57)
Syngman Rhee and American Involvement in Korean Politics Lee, Jong Won(79)
The Making of the Philippine Trade Act of 1946: an Economic Framework of American Decolonization Policy toward the Philippines Yuko Ito(101)
Issei Mothers’ Silence, Nisei Daughters’ Story: Hisae Yamamoto’s Short Fiction Naoko Sugiyama(121)
Revising Orientalism, Revisioning Domesticity: Authority and Gender in Pearl Buck’s The Good Earth Mari Yoshihara(137)
Why Multiethnic or Multicultural Coexistence? Masayuki Yamauchi
Emergence of U.S. Principle of Behavior in China: An Interpretation of the First Open Door Notes, 1899 Yoneyuki Sugita(175)
Piety and Preparation in Puritan Conversion: John Cotton and the Antinomian   Controversy Izumi Ogura(191)
“El Nuevo Trato”: The New Deal in Puerto Rico Kosuzu Abe(209)
Sessue Hayakawa a Movie Star: Early Hollywood and the Japanese Daisuke Miyao(227)
Henry Adams and Women: The Heroines of “Primitive Rights of women, “Democracy, and Esther Miho Yoneyama(247)
The Twenty-ninth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -259
Abstracts -279

29. Family, Children, and Education (1995)


Family, Children, and Education
The Fall in the White Birth Rate in the United States in the Early Decades of the   Nineteenth Century and Its Causes Yasukichi Yasuba(1)
A Challenge to Home=Paradise Ideology Yoshiko Takita(21)
A Lullaby for Motherless Children: The Rebirth of Family in JAZZ Michiko Yoshida(37)
McGuffey’s  Eclectic Readers and 19th-century American Education Shigeo Fujimoto(59)
Discovery of Childhood— G.Stanley Hall’s Child Study Yukiko Asahi(77)
The Reform of the Higher Education for Women and American Women Educators in the Occupied Japan, 1945-1951 Chikako Uemura(95)
Fundamental Issues Confronting Urban School Policies in the U.S.: Multicultural   Education, Decentralization, and Financial Reconstruction Yoshimi Tsuboi(115)
Legal Perspective of New Family Rieko Nishikawa(135)
Civil Code Reform in the Allied Occupation 1946-1947: the American Influence on Japanese Women’s Rights Yuka (Moriguchi) Tsuchiya(155)
The Invention of “Alien Ineligible for Citizenship”: the Making Process   of the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 Yoshiyuki Kido(177)
The Institute of Pacific Relations and American Intellectuals: An Analysis of the   Debate over “Nonpartisan Objectivity” in the Inquiry Series Yutaka Sasaki(197)
Diversity and Harmony: H.M. Kallen’s Cultural Pluralism Ayako Uchida(217)
Life and Labor: The Early Mill Girls in Lowell, Massachusetts Yukako Hisada(229)
The Twenty-eighth Annual meeting: A Summary Report -241
Abstracts -263

28. The City and the Suburbs (1994)


The City and the Suburbs
The City and the Suburbs in American Politics Hitoshi Abe(1)
Invisible San Francisco: City Description in Frank Norris Masashi Orishima(21)
Suburbanization and the American Middle Class Yu Takeda(35)
Some Aspects of the Urban Growth of Philadelphia in the Nineteenth Century Yusuke Utsuki(53)
The Genesis of Suburban Middle Landscape Noriyuki Sugiura(71)
American Women and Work Culture at the Turn of the Century: Work Place Segregated by Gender Chieko Otsuji(91)
Henry Ford’s Views on Race Relations During the 1920s: From Idealist to   Accommodationist Hayumi Higuchi(111)
“Conservative Revolution” of the Southern Democratic Party: “Robb   Revolution” as the Forerunner of the DLC Movement Yasushi Matsuoka(131)
A Philosopher and America: Santayana as Cultural Critic Yoji Sawairi(151)
The Revival of Interest in W.J. Cash: “The Mind of the South” and the   South, 1941-1992 Hisako Yanaka(173)
The Twenty-seventh Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -185
Abstracts -203

27. European Revolutions and America (1993)


European Revolutions and America
Revolution Absent in the Text: Old Benjamin Franklin and the French Revolution Ichiro Hayashi(1)
New Yorker’s Republican Festival and the July Revolution Hidetaka Yasutake(19)
Russian Revolution and Wilsonism Hidesaburo Kusama(39)
Sublimating “Arms” into “Palms”: Reflection of World War I and A Farewell to Arms in The Wild Palms Fumiyo Hayashi(57)
The French Revolution and Federalists in the Early American Republic Yoshio Higomoto(73)
Abstract of “The Forging of a New Upper Class at Boston’s Back Bay,   1850-1932” Kohei Kawashima(95)
Morality and American Foreign Policy: George F. Kennan’s ‘Realism’ Koji Terachi(113)
American Attitudes toward Japan During the Late Occupation Period—The Case of Receiving the 1950 Japanese Diet Delegation— Hiromi Chiba(133)
Silence and Speaking—Mother-Daughter Relationship in Japanese American Women Writers Fukuko Kobayashi(151)
The Resurgence of Ethnicity and Americanization among Japanese Americans Yasuko I. Takezawa(171)
The “Official Language Movement” in the United States: National Unity   or Intolerance in a Multicultural Society? Yasuhiro Katagiri(189)
The Twenty-sixth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -201
Abstracts -215

26. The United States in the Context of the Western Hemisphere (1992)


The United States in the Context of the Western Hemisphere
Anglo-American and Spanish American Colonies in Comparative Perspective Keiji Miyano(1)
“The New World” in the Eyes of North American Indians: Native American   Society and Christian Missions in the First Half of Seventeenth-Century North   America Yoko Shirai(27)
The Study of American Negro Slavery and Women’s History in Slavery Keiichi Nishide(49)
Canada’s General Election of 1911 Reconsidered Kazuo Kimura(67)
U.S. Cold War Policy and Latin American Revolutions: The Bolivian and Guatemalan Cases Naoki Kamimura(89)
“Republic” Bound for the Middle Passage Konomi Ara(109)
The Delano Strike and The Chicano’s Identity Masanori Nakagawa(125)
Politicalization of Religions in the Western Hemisphere: Liberation Theology and the Religious New Right Koichi Murayama(145)
Recovering Dreiser’s Criticism of Capitalism Kiyohiko Murayama(165)
New England’s Buried Life: The Transcendental Spirit in Hawthorne’s The House of the Seven Gables Masahiko Narita(185)
The Road to Tough Policy against China: Eisenhower, Dulles, and China, Taiwan, 1953-1955 Shigehiro Yuasa(201)
New Public Space in Modern American Metropolis: Are Shopping Centers   “Community”? Kazuto Oshio(225)
The Twentieth-Fifth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -245
Abstracts -259

25. Intolerance in American Culture (1991)


Intolerance in American Culture
Henry James and Intolerance Akiko Namekata(1)
Scopes Trial and the Intolerance of the 1920s Hiroshi Tsunematsu(21)
Saul Bellow and Dangling Man: From a Failure of Nerve to a Closing of an American Mind Hiroshi Narasaki(39)
The House Un-American Activities Committee and Hollywood: The Meaning of the 1947 Hollywood Hearings Masugi Shimada(63)
The Self-Imposed Control of Speech in the Jewish American Community Tetsu Kohno(83)
Resurgence  of America’s Democratic Party Kazumi Fujimoto(105)
Contemporary American Culture and Minority Education: From “Cultural   Deprivation” to Cultural Democracy Masako Sasamoto Nakamura(123)
The Exclusive Nature of Single-Issue Politics: On the Civic Movement on Abortion Chieko Otsuru(143)
On the Nature of American Tolerance: Treatment of Undocumented Aliens in the   Immigration Act of 1986 Yukiko Koshiro(161)
Peter Van Schaack and the American Republic: An Aspect of Loyalism in the American Revolution Yoshio Higomoto(179)
The  Decision to Aid Russia in 1941: A Reappraisal of FDR’s Leadership Hirofumi Nakano(201)
Special Contribution   
Reconceiving the Concept of Frontier: From Geography to Cultural Contact Annette Kolodny(219)
The Twenty-Forth Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -231
Abstracts -245

24. The time U.S. becomes disoriented (1990)


The time U.S. becomes disoriented
The Declining of Pax Americana Koji Baba(1)
Increase Mather and the Reforming Synod of 1679 Naoki Onishi(23)
American Intellectuals in the 1930s: A Disintegration of Radical Visions Reiko Maekawa(41)
The Decline and Fall of the Myth of Feminity: The Change of American Women in the 1960s Junko Kuninobu(62)
The Lost  Crusades: Vietnam, Granada and the World War II in the 1980s’ America Eikou Ikui(81)
Democracy or Efficiency: The Congress and the Reform of the Banking Act Atsushi Kusano(101)
Regulating Alien Passengers and Foreign Paupers in Massachusetts, 1851-1863 Kikuyo Tanaka(122)
Progress or Regression?: The Women’s Domestic Ideal in the Home Economics Movement Hatsumi Takemata(143)
Van Wyck Brooks’s Criticism of the Progressivism as an Ideology Fumihiko Sugawara(163)
Special Lecture Linda K. Kerber(181)
The Twenty-Third Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -193
Abstracts -205

23. American Heroines (1989)


American Heroines
The Presidential Address Nagayo Homma(1)
Women with Voices of Their Own—- A Study of Two Heroines in Nineteenth-Century America—- Hiroko Sato(21)
Prayer for The Heathen: Heroines of The Missionary Enterprise Rui Kohiyama(39)
The “Americanization” of Immigrant Mothers and Daughters Yuko Matsumoto(62)
Class and Sex in The Femala Labor Movement—-Through The Activities of NWTUL in The Progressive Era—- Osamu Hatori(82)
Beyond The Virgin and The Tempress: The Hollywood Heroines of The 1930s Masako Notoji(100)
“Conservative Thought” of Justice O’Connor Noboru Kohsaka(122)
Identity and Sex in Contemporary Black Women’s Novels—-Toni Morrison’s Song of Solomon and Tar Baby—— Naoko Urakawa(140)
Research Notes   
Historical Development of The American West Through The Activity of Western Governors’ Organizations Kazuto Oshio(156)
Current Trends in Afro-American Studies—Afrocentric Ideas on Afro-American Culture Yasuko Takezawa(165)
The Twenty-Second Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -175

22. FIN DE SIECLE (1988)


Henry Adams’s Fin de Siecle—Toward the Science of History Nobunao Matsuyama(1)
A Reconsideration of Ignatius Donnelly’s World Takashi Hirano(14)
Turner and Muir Yasuo Okada(33)
The Establishment of the Philippine Gold-Exchange Standard: A View of the Turn of the Century Isao Sutou(52)
Josia Strong and the End of the Nineteenth-Century Koichi Mori(71)
The Midway Plaisance and The World Columbian Exposition at Chicago in 1893: A Cultural History of an Origin of the Design Concept of Fast Food Restaurants Naohito Okude(89)
Of Plymouth Plantation: The Function of Typology Naoki Onishi(113)
James Studies Reconsidered: Van Wyck Brooks and F.O. Matthiessen Reiko Maekawa(131)
Military or Economic Assistance: The Japanese Entry into the Mutual Security Program Yoko Yasuhara(152)
Frontier Children: Childhood Experiences in Kansas, 1860-1900 Yuko Takahashi(170)
The Special Lecture, A Summary Stanley N. Katz(192)
The Twenty-First Annual Meeting: A Summary Report -195
Summaries in English -209