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Japan and its world

Marius B. Jansen

Japan and its world

two centuries of change

by Marius B. Jansen

  • 187 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMarius B. Jansen.
      SeriesThe Brown and Haley lectures ; 1975, Brown & Haley lectures ;, 1975.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS806 .J16
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4094757M
      ISBN 100691053103
      LC Control Number80007532

      Unit (Japanese: 部隊, Hepburn: Nana-san-ichi Butai), also known as Detachment , the Regiment, Manshu Detachment , The Kamo Detachment: Ishii Unit, Ishii Detachment or the Ishii Company, was a covert biological and chemical warfare research and development unit of the Imperial Japanese Army that undertook lethal human experimentation during the Second Sino-Japanese War. After its defeat in World War II, Japan recovered to become an economic power and an ally of the US. While the emperor retains his throne as a symbol of national unity, elected politicians hold actual decision-making power. Following three decades of unprecedented growth, Japan's economy experienced a major slowdown starting in the s, but.

      Tokyo is Japan's capital. Condé Nast Traveler conducts an annual Reader's Choice Survey to find out what its readers think are the best travel destinations in the world. This year, , people took the survey.   Japan was affiliated with the Western capitalism during the cold war and when confronted with Eastern socialism. Liberalism and democracy were the banners of Japan as a member of the "free world." However, even if Japan appears to be a capitalist country, when we probe the Japanese psyche we see that her true color is not capitalism, but socialism.

        But official visits to the shrine have been highly contentious in Japan and elsewhere in Asia, where the history of Japan’s empire-building in the first decades of the 20th century is still debated. Warning: This video contains flash photography. Seventy-five years ago, Imperial Japan surrendered in World War II after the unparalleled destruction wrought by two nuclear attacks on its cities.


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