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|Born||March 27, 1944
|Died||August 3, 2014
|Alma mater||Sophia University|
|Known for||Japanese studies, history of Japan–Philippines relations|
|Awards||Order of the Rising Sun (2012)|
|Fields||History, political science, international relations, area studies|
|Institutions||Ateneo de Manila University|
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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