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Kumiko Makino-Yamashita papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 654

Scope and Contents

Documents in this collection represent the research materials of Makino-Yamashita as relates to her work on anti-apartheid movements in Japan. All documents were produced in the 1980s and are in Japanese.


  • Creation: 1982 - 1989

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored off site. Please request 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.

Biographical / Historical

Kumiko Makino-Yamashita is a researcher in the Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization (IDE-JETRO), who is interested in politics in South Africa in the post-apartheid era. Her particular interest lies in the study of civil society and social movements and their relationship to public policy development. Her research on the anti-apartheid movement in Japan is reflected in this collection, which she researched as a part of the history of anti-apartheid international solidarity.


.42 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



The contents of this collection are in Japanese, with English translations of titles. The finding aid has been written solely in English.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by Kumiko Makino-Yamashita in 2016.

Processing Information

Jessica Achberger Martin processed this collection in 2020.

Finding Aid for the Kumiko Makino-Yamashita papers
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Jessica Achberger Martin
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

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