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Asian Educational Media Service

Here you can find media materials you can use in learning and teaching about the cultures and peoples of Asia.

Education in Japan

A one stop online resource for parents, educators and readers interested in the Japanese educational scene or in the business of educating people in Japan.

Japan Considered

Site of the Japan Considered Project at the University of South Carolina. Focus is on institutions and processes of Japan's domestic politics and international relations. Only a few links in each category. But each link includes a paragraph or two of description & assessment. Interviews with leading figures in the study of Japanese government and foreign relations. Full-text search facility

Japan Documentation Center

The Japan Documentation Center (JDC) is a project that specializes in Japanese public policy information. It provides current source materials in fields such as economics, commerce and industry, law, politics, the environment, and social conditions.

Japanese Studies Network Forum

Created for those conducting research in Japanese Studies to support networking of Japan Specialists and to enable easier access to information in the field.


Academic discussion list. Web resources include a database of scholars and a bibliography of translations from classical Japanese literature

Views from Japan

Opinions and perspectives of Japanese social critics, academics, businesspersons, government officials, mass media, and other experts on national and international affairs as they impact Japan.