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Gregory W. Noble

About the journal

Social Science Japan Journal (SSJJ) publishes high-quality, refereed scholarly articles on modern Japan. All social science disciplines are represented, including studies of Japan’s international relations and comparisons with …

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SSJJ Regional Champions

SSJJ Regional Champions

As of January 2017, SSJJ welcomes “Regional Champions” to its Editorial Board to serve as a bridge to Japan scholars in various regions and linguistic communities around the world.

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Why we love SSJJ

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Institute of Social Science, at the University of Tokyo (ISS) and the 20th anniversary of Social Science Japan Journal (SSJJ), the official journal of ISS, we have been asking readers to share what they love about SSJJ.

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SSJ-Forum aims to stimulate dialogue among researchers doing social science and political economy of Japan.

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