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Title Okinawa : Cold War island / edited by Chalmers Johnson.

Imprint Cardiff, CA : Japan Policy Research Institute, c1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  952.29404 Ok3 1999    ---  Available
Description 310 p. : map ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Japan's legacy : the typhoon of steel : Re-examining the history of the Battle of Okinawa / Masahide Ota -- 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 -- 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 -- 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.
Subject Okinawa-ken (Japan) -- History -- 20th century.
Military bases, American -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Okinawa-ken (Japan) -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Added Author Johnson, Chalmers A.
Japan Policy Research Institute.
ISBN 0967364205

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