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Recentering Globalization: Popular Culture and Japanese Transnationalism

@inproceedings{Iwabuchi2002RecenteringGP,
  title={Recentering Globalization: Popular Culture and Japanese Transnationalism},
  author={Koichi Iwabuchi},
  year={2002}
}
Globalization is usually thought of as the worldwide spread of Western—particularly American—popular culture. Yet if one nation stands out in the dissemination of pop culture in East and Southeast Asia, it is Japan. Pokemon, anime, pop music, television dramas such as Tokyo Love Story and Long Vacation —the export of Japanese media and culture is big business. In Recentering Globalization, Koichi Iwabuchi explores how Japanese popular culture circulates in Asia. He situates the rise of Japan’s… 

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Recentering globalization : popular culture and Japanese transnationalism

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