Rikkyo American Studies No. 31

(March 2009)


no.31 cover
Foreword 001
U.S. Presidential Election 005
The Obama Phenomenon
Thoughts on 2008 Presidential Election
009 Toshihiro Nakayama
Presidential Election and Japan-U.S. Relations 025 Yoichi Nishimura
The 2008 Presidential Election and Changes in the US 043 Takuya Sasaki
The Obama Administration's Agenda for "Change"
An Analysis of Its Foreign, Particularly Latin American, Policy from a Historical Perspective
051 Naoki Kamimura
America as a Pacific Nation 075
Japan, World War II, and Third World Liberation 077 Gary Y. Okihiro
Okinawa, Hawai'i, and the American Popular Imagination 101 Stephen H. Sumida
Understanding War and American Society 111
Honoring the Soldiers and Forgetting Their Cause
American Memories of the Civil War and the Second World War


G. Kurt Piehler
Contributors 135

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