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Macnaughtan, Helen (2012) 'An interview with Kasai Masae, captain of the Japanese women's volleyball team at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.' Japan Forum, 24 (4). pp. 491-500.

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This feature reflects on the gold medal victory for the Japanese women’s volleyball team at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, through the recollections of the team captain Kasai Masae. An interview with Kasai records the impact that victory had on her own life, as well as on the popularity of women’s volleyball in Japan.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > School of Finance & Management
Legacy Departments > Faculty of Law and Social Sciences > School of Finance and Management
ISSN: 09555803
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Date Deposited: 16 Apr 2013 13:27

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