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Title Okinawa : Cold War island / edited by Chalmers Johnson
Published Cardiff, CA : Japan Policy Research Institute ; Albuquerque, NM : distributed by New Mexico U.S.-Japan Center, [1999]
©1999

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Description 310 pages : map ; 23 cm
Contents Japan's legacy: the typhoon of steel : Re-examining the history of the Battle of Okinawa / Masahide Ota -- The Battle of Okinawa in Japanese history books / Koji Taira -- Okinawa: the political and military setting : The Bolivian connection: U.S. bases and Okinawan emigration / Kozy Amemiya -- Life on the mainland: as portrayed in modern Okinawan literature / Steve Rabson -- Okinawa: then and now / Mike Millard -- The 1995 rape incident and the rekindling of Okinawan protest against the American bases / Chalmers Johnson -- Okinawan identity : Assimilation policy in Okinawa: promotion, resistance, and "reconstruction" / Steve Rabson -- Being "Japanese" in Brazil and Okinawa / Kozy Amemiya -- Okinawa's choice: independence or subordination / Koji Taira -- Okinawa: the protest movement : Women and military violence / Carolyn Bowen Francis -- Governor Ota at the Supreme Court of Japan / Masahide Ota -- The Heliport, Nago, and the end of the Ota era / Chalmers Johnson -- Okinawa: a future without American bases? : The Japanese-American Security Treaty without a U.S. military presence / Shunji Taoka -- Sustainable development in Okinawa for the 21st century / Masayuki Sasaki -- Okinawan dilemmas: coral islands or concrete islands? / Gavan McCormack -- Inertia on display / Patrick Smith
Analysis Okinawa
United States
Us military bases
Foreign policy alignment
Cold War
Self determination
History
Overseas item
Notes "A JPRI book"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Military bases, American -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Okinawa-ken (Japan) -- History -- 20th century.
Okinawa-ken (Japan) -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Author Johnson, Chalmers, 1931-2010.
Japan Policy Research Institute.
LC no. 00269692
ISBN 0967364205