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Culture shock and Japanese-American relations 1 edition

Culture shock and Japanese-American relations
Sadao Asada

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Culture shock and Japanese-American relations
historical essays
Sadao Asada.

Published 2007 by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Examines historical episodes in the interactions between the United States and Japan from 1890 to 2006, focusing on naval stategy before and during World War II and transpacific racism. Asada analyes both American and Japanese perceptions of Pearl Harbor and the atomic bomb controversy"--Provided by publisher.

Table of Contents

Reverse culture shock : a personal note
Cherry blossoms and the yellow peril : American images of Japan during the 1920s
Alfred T. Mahan : navalist, imperialist, and racist
Between the old diplomacy and the new, 1918-1922 : the Washington system and the origins of Japanese-American rapprochement
From Washington to London : the Imperial Japanese Navy and the politics of naval limitation, 1921-1930
The Japanese Navy's road to Pearl Harbor, 1931-1941
The shock of the atomic bomb and Japan's decision to surrender : a reconsideration
Addendum : a note on Hasegawa's racing the enemy, the mushroom cloud, and national psyches
Japanese and American perceptions of the atomic bomb decision : a reconsideration, 1945-2006
Addendum : student polls on the A-bomb decision.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
E183.8.J3 A83 2007

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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