Jiro Numano

JIRO NUMANO, awarded a master's degree in linguistics from Brigham Young University, is a professor of English at Hiroshima Kokusai Gakuin University in Hiroshima, Japan. He also teaches linguistics and the his￾tory of cultural exchange between the East and the West. Jiro has enjoyed subscribing to Dialogue since 1979. He was the founding editor of an inde￾pendent bi-annual journal Mormon Forum (Japanese), which lasted from 1988 to 2000. He lives in Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan, with his wife, Mitsuko. He expresses sincere appreciation to Ethan Yorgason, Armand Mauss, and others on the editorial board for their ideas and editorial assis￾tance. However, he is alone responsible for the contents of his paper.

How International is the Church in Japan?

Articles/Essays – Volume 13, No. 1

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Mormonism in Modern Japan

Articles/Essays – Volume 29, No. 1

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Perseverance amid Paradox: The Struggle of the LDS Church in Japan Today

Articles/Essays – Volume 39, No. 4

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