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Northeast Asia's difficult past : essays in collective memory / edited by Mikyoung Kim and Barry Schwartz.

Publication:
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 276 p. ; 23 cm.
Series:
Palgrave Macmillan memory studies.
Palgrave Macmillan memory studies
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Subjects:
Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Collective memory -- Japan.
Nationalism and collective memory -- Japan.
China -- History -- 20th century.
Collective memory -- China.
Nationalism and collective memory -- China.
Korea -- History -- 20th century.
Collective memory -- Korea.
Nationalism and collective memory -- Korea.
Asia -- Relations -- Case studies.
Contents:
Introduction: Northeast Asia's memory problem / Barry Schwartz and Mikyoung Kim
section 1: Japan studies
The Yasukuni conundrum : Japan's contested identity and memory / Mike M. Mochizuki
Japanese pacifism : problematic reflexivity / Mikyoung Kim
Responsibility, regret, and nationalism in Japanese memory / Kazuya Fukuoka and Barry Schwartz
section 2: China studies
Political centers, progressive narrative, and cultural trauma : coming to terms with the Nanjing Massacre in China, 1937-1979 / Xiaohong Xu and Lynn Spillman
Alternative genres, new media, and counter memories of the Chinese Cultural Revolution / Guobin Yang
The changing fate of the national anthem of China / Tim F. Liao, Gehui Zhang, and Libin Zhang
Memory movement and state-society relationship in Chinese WWII's reparations movement against Japan / Bin Xu and Gary Fine
section 3: Korea studies
Exacerbated politics : the legacy of political trauma in South Korea / Don Baker
The Chosôn monarchy in Republican Korea, 1945-1965 / Christine Kim
Parallax visions in the Dokdo-Takeshima disputes / Heonik Kwon
Epilogue: Caught between contentions and dialogues : historical memories in Northeast Asia / J.J. Suh.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Kim, Mikyoung, 1963-
Schwartz, Barry, 1938-
ISBN:
9780230237476 (alk. paper)
0230237479 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
491944166