Lydia Yu-Jose facts for kids
|Born||March 27, 1944
|Died||August 3, 2014
Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
|Fields||History, political science, international relations, area studies|
|Institutions||Ateneo de Manila University|
|Alma mater||Sophia University|
|Known for||Japanese studies, history of Japan–Philippines relations|
|Notable awards||Order of the Rising Sun (2012)|
Lydia N. Yu-Jose (March 27, 1944 – August 3, 2014) was a Filipino Professor Emerita of Political Science and Japanese Studies at the Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines. She was best known for her research into the history of Japan–Philippines relations, as well as aiding in the development of Japanese studies in the Philippines as a separate academic discipline.
On August 3, 2014, Lydia Yu-Jose died after a six-year long battle with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
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