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The Resource Ways of forgetting, ways of remembering : Japan in the modern world, John W. Dower

Ways of forgetting, ways of remembering : Japan in the modern world, John W. Dower

Label
Ways of forgetting, ways of remembering : Japan in the modern world
Title
Ways of forgetting, ways of remembering
Title remainder
Japan in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
John W. Dower
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A profound look at American and Japanese perceptions--past and present--of key moments in their shared history. An incisive investigation of the problems of public history and its role in a modern democracy, these essays are essential reading for anyone interested in postwar U.S.-Japan relations, as well as the broader discipline of history
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dower, John W
Dewey number
  • 940.53/52072
  • 952.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS889.15
LC item number
.D69 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Collective memory
  • Social change
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Japan
Label
Ways of forgetting, ways of remembering : Japan in the modern world, John W. Dower
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103594926
  • 31223103594918
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [270]-271) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
E.H. Norman, Japan, and the uses of history -- Race, language, and war in two cultures : World War II in Asia -- Japan's beautiful modern war -- "An aptitude for being unloved" : war and memory in Japan -- The bombed : Hiroshimas and Nagasakis in Japanese memory -- A doctor's diary of Hiroshima, fifty years later -- How a genuine democracy should celebrate its past -- Peace and democracy in two systems : external policy and internal conflict -- Mocking misery : grassroots satire in defeated Japan -- Lessons from Japan about war's aftermath -- The other Japanese occupation
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 324 p.
Isbn
9781595586186
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021174555
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 656451562
  • (OCoLC)656451562
Label
Ways of forgetting, ways of remembering : Japan in the modern world, John W. Dower
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103594926
  • 31223103594918
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [270]-271) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
E.H. Norman, Japan, and the uses of history -- Race, language, and war in two cultures : World War II in Asia -- Japan's beautiful modern war -- "An aptitude for being unloved" : war and memory in Japan -- The bombed : Hiroshimas and Nagasakis in Japanese memory -- A doctor's diary of Hiroshima, fifty years later -- How a genuine democracy should celebrate its past -- Peace and democracy in two systems : external policy and internal conflict -- Mocking misery : grassroots satire in defeated Japan -- Lessons from Japan about war's aftermath -- The other Japanese occupation
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 324 p.
Isbn
9781595586186
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021174555
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 656451562
  • (OCoLC)656451562

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