Politics and Culture in Wartime Japan (Paperback)

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The Pacific War was the most traumatic experience for Japan in modern times. This book examines the politics and culture of Japan during this period: the establishment of the wartime regime--its character and limitations; the actions and reactions of the emperor, the bureaucrats, and the politicians; the deposing of the Prime Minister in the middle of the war; political developments under his successors; the role of the press; the behavior of the intellectuals; and prevailing attitudes towards the West. Shillony argues that the wartime regime of Japan was very different from contemporary totalitarian states. The political values of the Japanese were part of a wider cultural milieu, in which traditional concepts had already been affected by contact with Western civilivzation. *Author: Shillony, Ben-Ami *Binding Type: Paperback *Number of Pages: 256 *Publication Date: 1991/09/05 *Language: English *Dimensions: 9.40 x 6.20 x 0.57 inches

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Publisher Clarendon Pr
Mfg Part# 9780198202608
SKU 203144382
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0198202601
Release Date 4/10/2007
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