Recent Articles Japan, Pearl Harbor, and the Poetry of December 8th Korea’s Greening Strategy: The role of smart microgrids Defending Civilians against Aerial Bombardment: A Comparative/Transnational History of Japanese, German, and British Home Fronts, 1918-1945 Introduction: Perspectives on the Bombing of Civilians From World War II to the Present Blockbusters, Nukes, and Drones: trajectories of change over a century¹ Napalm in US Bombing Doctrine and Practice, 1942-1975 American Fire Bombing and Atomic Bombing of Japan in History and Memory China’s environmental challenges: under the dome with no way out? The Korean Peninsula within the Framework of US Global Hegemony Base Dependency and Okinawa’s Prospects: Behind the Myths Instability, the Crisis of Politics, and Social Movements: The Contemporary World and Japan The Showa Emperor’s Tour of Tokyo, March 18, 1945 Has Komeito Abandoned its Principles? Public Perception of the Party’s Role in Japan’s Security Legislation Debate Nippon Kaigi: Empire, Contradiction, and Japan’s Future How many nuclear warheads does the United States need? Looking Towards Nirai Kanai From the 2.26 Incident to the Atomic Bombs: Haiku During the Asia-Pacific War Fukushima: A Second Chernobyl? False Dawn: The Decline of Watchdog Journalism in Japan Why Okinawa Matters: Japan, the United States and the Colonial Past