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Islands of Discontent

Okinawan Responses to Japanese and American Power (Asian Voices)
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Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -, Cultural studies, International relations, Okinawa-ken, History - General History, History, History: World, Japan, USA, Okinawa-ken (Japan), Asia - Japan, History / Asia, Civilization, Relations, United S
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Islands of discontent: Okinawan responses to Japanese and American power edited by Laura Hein and Mark Selden. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, © vi, pages: illustrations; 24 cm.

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Lanham • Boulder • New York • Oxford. Contents 1 Culture, Power, and Identity in Contemporary Okinawa 1 Laura Hein and Mark Selden.

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