War and militarism in modern Japan: Issues of history and identity

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A considerable amount of writing has been published on Japan at war in WWII. Scholars have been revisiting the Russo-Japanese War of 19045. This volume examines Japans twentieth-century approach to war and militarism in a wider perspective, bringing hitherto unexamined new themes and subject-matter under scrutiny up to the present day.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages242
ISBN (Electronic)9789004213005
ISBN (Print)9781905246854
StatePublished - 1 Aug 2009

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© Global Oriental Ltd 2009. All rights reserved.


  • February 26 Incident
  • Guy Podoler
  • Japan
  • Japanese Jewish Policy 1930s
  • Japanese Self-Defence Forces
  • Japanese and the Jews
  • Militarism
  • Russo-Japanese War
  • Sadako Sasaki
  • The atomic bomb
  • Treatment of POWs
  • War
  • Wartime Japanese Revue Theatre
  • global Oriental

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Arts and Humanities


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