This special issue of Asian Studies is a tribute to Josefa Saniel, PhD, former dean of the UP Asian Center and one of the "pioneers" of Japan Studies in post-war Philippines.
Four Japanese: Their Plans for the Expansion of Japan to the Philippines
Jose Rizal and Suehiro Tetcho: Filipino and Japanese Political Novelists
The Japanese Minority in The Philippines Before Pearl Harbor: Social Organization in Davao
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
Japan and the Philippines: From Traditional to Modern Societies