A Challenge to Hollywood? Japanese Character Goods Hit the US

  title={A Challenge to Hollywood? Japanese Character Goods Hit the US},
  author={Anne C.E. Allison},
  journal={Japanese Studies},
  pages={67 - 88}
Re ̄ ecting recent shifts in late twentieth century global capitalism and academic interest in transnational economic and cultural ̄ ows, scholars of Japan have begun to turn their attention to the traf® c of cultural products into and out of Japan. On the one hand, these scholars have examined the ̄ ow of Euro-American cultural productsÐ such as Disneyland and McDonaldsÐ that enter Japan, and explored the ways in which these products have been locally appropriated and remade. On the other… 
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