ANTH 22600 East Asia: Gender and Identity

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Current Coverage of East Asia: US and British

US Newspapers US Military Newspapers
  • Stars and Stripes, Pacific Edition (US newspaper aimed at military personnel. This edition covers military news--and news relevant to the United States' military presence--in the East Asia/Pacific region.)​
  • US Forces-Japan (Official name for US military presence in Japan)
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