Asian Studies: Journal of Critical Perspectives on Asia — published since 1963 by the Asian Center, University of the Philippines Diliman—has released special issue featuring the works of Dr. Josefa Saniel, former Dean and now Professor Emeritus of the UP Asian Center. The issue reprints five previously published articles in the journal, and comes with a tribute essay written by Mr. Janus Nolasco and Ms. Danae Pantano, University Researcher I and University Research Associate II, respectively of the UP Asian Center.
Below are the contents of the issue
Maria Cecilia T. MEDINA and Janus NOLASCO
Area Studies in a Time of Nationalism: Dr. Josefa Saniel and Japanese Studies in the Philippines in the 1960s
Janus NOLASCO and Danae PANTANO
Jose Rizal and Suehiro Tetcho: Filipino and Japanese Political Novelists
The Erosion of the Bi-polar Power Structure in the 1960’s: Its Impact Upon East Asian Countries
Area Studies: A Focus of the Multidisciplinary Approach in the Social Sciences
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS OF DR. SANIEL
List of Selected Publications of Dr. Josefa Saniel
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