Sovereignty and Authenticity: Manchukuo and the East Asian Modern (review)

  title={Sovereignty and Authenticity: Manchukuo and the East Asian Modern (review)},
  author={Kevin Michael Doak},
  journal={The Journal of Japanese Studies},
  pages={502 - 507}
  • K. Doak
  • Published 30 July 2004
  • History
  • The Journal of Japanese Studies
1. Tsukase Susumu, Manshūkoku: “minzoku kyōwa” no jitsuzō (Tokyo: Yoshikawa Kōbunkan, 1998), pp. 2–3. ined ideals of urban women in the interwar era prepared the ground for the easy acceptance of the postwar reforms of women’s political and legal status. Sato draws attention to this point by beginning her book with an analysis of a scene from Tokyo Story, the 1953 film directed by Ozu Yasujirō, and ending with a short chapter entitled “Hard Days Ahead.” In this work, Sato succeeds in conveying… 


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