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Excavating the Power of Memory in Japan
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Glenn D Hook
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-02 - Publisher: Routledge

Excavating the power of memory offers a succinct examination of how memory is constructed, embedded and disseminated in contemporary Japanese society. The uniqu
Environmental Pollution and the Media
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Glenn D. Hook
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-07 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book offers a theoretically informed empirical investigation of national media reporting and political discourse on environmental issues in Australia, Chin
The Power of Memory in Modern Japan
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Sven Saaler
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-26 - Publisher: Global Oriental

Due to their symbolic and iconographic meanings, expressions of ‘collective memory’ constitute the mental topography of a society and make a powerful contri
Japanese Capitals in Historical Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Nicolas Fieve
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Japan's ability to develop its own brand of modernity has often been attributed in part to the sophistication of its cities. Concentrating on Kyoto, Edo and Tok
New Technology Japan
Language: en
Categories: Industries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher:

Japan Since 1945
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Christopher Gerteis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-14 - Publisher: A&C Black

Examines the social, cultural, and political underpinnings of Japan's postwar and post-industrial trajectories.
Bodies of Memory
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Yoshikuni Igarashi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-09 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Japan and the United States became close political allies so quickly after the end of World War II, that it seemed as though the two countries had easily forgot
Japanese Imperialism: Politics and Sport in East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 453
Authors: J.A. Mangan
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-11 - Publisher: Springer

This cutting edge collection presents a political reading of the power of modern sport in Asia. Providing an interdisciplinary study of political and cultural t
Places of Memory: Spatialised Practices of Remembrance from Prehistory to Today
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Christian Horn
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-24 - Publisher: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd

This book examines spatialised practices of remembrance and its role in reshaping societies from prehistory to today; it presents a reflection on the creation o
Anime and Memory
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Dani Cavallaro
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: McFarland

The theme of memory has played a significant role in anime throughout its evolution as an art form and as popular entertainment. Anime’s handling of memory is