Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 June 2015

208 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190239152

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The Long Defeat

Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity in Japan

Akiko Hashimoto

  • Contributes to the transnational discourse on wars and atrocities
  • Utilizes theories of collective memory and politics of regret
  • Shows how and why defeat remains an indelible part of national life in Japan