Publications

On U.S. Military Bases in Asia

Protests against U.S. Military Base Policy in Asia: Persuasion and Its Limits, Stanford University Press, 2015.  Stanford Website

“Relocalisations de la Base Aérienne de Futenma à Okinawa et l’Alliance Sécuritaire Américano-Japonaise.” Japon Pluriel 9: La Modernité Japonaise en Perspective (Publication by the Société Française des Études Japonaises), February 2014, 105-114.

“What to Do with Futenma?  Five Options for the U.S. Military Base in Okinawa.”  Japan Analysis (Publication by the Asia Centre), January 2012.

“Inheriting Hatoyama’s Boomerang: How the Futenma Relocation Plan Went Back to Henoko and Tests Kan’s Leadership.” Japan Analysis, 20, October 2010.

On Japan’s Security and Foreign Policy

“Japan’s Revitalized Engagement with Africa: Key Issues and Challenges.” Japan Analysis, July 2014.

“La Vision Japonaise des Effets Régionaux et Internationaux de la Montée en Puissance Économique, Financière et Stratégique de la Chine.” A report for the Direction de la Prospective, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France, October 2012 (with Guibourg Delamotte).

“Managing the Risks of Entrapment and Abandonment in the U.S.-Japan Security Alliance.” Journal for International & Strategic Studies (Publication by the Centre Européen de Recherches Internationales et Stratégiques), Special Issue on Japan’s Defense Policy, Spring 2011, 20-27.

On Japan’s Civil Society

“Corporate-NPO Relationship in Japan: How It Grew and What Will Make It Stronger.” Japan Analysis, Forthcoming 2015.

“The Triple Disasters of 3.11 and Civil Society in Japan.” Report for the Japan-United States Friendship Commission, August 2015 (with Robert Pekkanen).

“Civil Society in Japan.” James Babb ed. Handbook of Modern Japanese Studies. London: SAGE Publications, 2015 (with Robert Pekkanen and Hidehiro Yamamoto).

“Les Débats Politiques au Japon depuis les catastrophes du mars 2011.” Outre-Terre Revue Européenne de Géopolitique, Vol. 35-36, Special Issue on Natural Disasters, 2013.

“Civil Society and the Triple Disasters: Revealed Strengths and Weaknesses.” Jeff Kingston ed. Natural Disaster and Nuclear Crisis in Japan: Response and Recovery After 3/11. Abingdon: Routledge, 2012, 78-93 (with Robert Pekkanen and Yutaka Tsujinaka).

“State and Civil Society in Japan.” Alisa Gaunder ed. The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Politics. Abingdon: Routledge, 2011, 117-129 (with Robert Pekkanen and Hidehiro Yamamoto).

“Japan’s State-Civil Society Relations at Multiple Levels of Analysis.” Social Science Japan Journal, Vol. 13, No. 2, Winter 2010, 249-254.

“Consumer Movement in Japan.” A report for a research project on consumption in Japan, organized by the France-Japan Foundation of EHESS for Michelin Japan, November 2010.

“Civil Society and Democracy in Japan: The Effects of the NPO Law.” Sherry L. Martin and Gill Steel eds. Democratic Reform in Japan: Assessing the Impact. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2008, 193-210 (with Robert Pekkanen).

“Democracy and Civil Society in Asia.” International Journal of Not-for-Profit Law. 7, 4, Oct/Sept 2005, 130-138.