• The influence of nationalism on Sino-Japanese relations 

    Wilson, Lindsey Amber (2010-12)
    This thesis examines the influence of domestic nationalist movements on bilateral relations between China and Japan. I will use Two-level game theory as the primary analytical framework. Two-level theory provides a useful ...
  • Our dead and Yasukuni shrine 

    Karchaske, Amanda Rae (2012-12)
    This thesis reviews Yasukuni’s symbolic power and transformation from its foundation in 1869 to contemporary times in order to analyze the potent and variant meanings of the Yasukuni symbol. The paramount importance of the ...