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Okinawan dilemmas: coral islands or concrete islands

McCormack, Gavan

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In the late 1990s, the words 'Okinawa' and 'problem' are almost synonymous. The 'problem,' as most commonly understood, is that these lush, semi-tropical Japanese southern islands host a huge U.S. military base structure, which their people clearly do not want. But there are other reasons for seeing Okinawa as problem-bound. I believe that Okinawa is a microcosm through which the unsustainability of the Japanese system as a whole becomes visible. The poverty of a simply 'cut the bases; expand...[Show more]

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Date published: 1998
Type: Working/Technical Paper
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/41901
http://digitalcollections.anu.edu.au/handle/1885/41901

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