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Author Dower, John W.

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

Imprint New York : New Press, c2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    940.5352 DOW    Available
Description viii, 324 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents E.H. Norman, Japan, and the Uses of History -- The Historian in His Times : E.H. Norman and Japan -- 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 -- Mocking Misery : Grassroots Satire in Defeated Japan -- Lessons from Japan About War's Aftermath -- The Other Japanese Occupation.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Historiography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Japan.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Influence.
Collective memory -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Social change -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Japan -- History -- 1945-
Japan -- History -- 1945- -- Historiography.
Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Japan -- Social conditions -- 1945-
ISBN 9781595586186 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1595586180 (hardcover : alk. paper)

 
    
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