Publications

Articles

Advisory committee members in the Soga Japan Center at Western Michigan University have written articles for prestigious national and international journals and various other publications. Visit each committee member's research page for a complete listing.

Books

Japan: A Traveler's Literary CompanionAngles, Jeffrey and Rimer, J. Thomas (editors)
Japan: A Traveler's Literary Companion
Berkeley: Whereabouts Press, 2006

 

Japanese Temple Buddhism: Worldliness in a Religion of Renunciation Covell, Stephen
Japanese Temple Buddhism: Worldliness in a Religion of Renunciation
University of Hawaii Press, 2005

 

Working Out in Japan: Shaping the Female Body in Tokyo Fitness ClubsSpielvogel, Laura
Working Out in Japan: Shaping the Female Body in Tokyo Fitness Clubs
Durham: Duke University Press, 2003

 

book coverYoshida, Takashi
From Cultures of War to Cultures of Peace: War and Peace Museums in Japan, China, and South Korea
Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2013

 

The Making of the “Rape of Nanking”: History and Memory in Japan, China, and the United StatesYoshida, Takashi
The Making of the “Rape of Nanking”: History and Memory in Japan, China, and the United States
New York: Oxford University Press, 2006

 

DVDs

Sansho the BailiffAngles, Jeffrey
Voice-over commentary for "Sansho the Bailiff"
Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Criterion Collection, 2007