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Author: Akiko Takenaka

Title: Japanese Memories of the Asia-Pacific War

Subtitle: Analyzing the Revisionist Turn Post-1995

Journal: The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus

Volume: 14

Issue: 20

Year: October 15, 2016

Pages: 15 pages (PDF)

eISSN: 1557-4660 – Find a Library: Open Access Journal

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century, 21st Century | Asian History: Japanese History | Types: Forced Prostitution / "Comfort Women"; Types: Wartime Sexual Violence / Asia-Pacific War


Link: The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus (Free Access)


Author: Akiko Takenaka, Department of History, University of


  Politics of Apology and the 1995 Paradigm (p. 3)
  The Postmemory Generation and the Issue of War Responsibility (p. 6)
  Memory Activists and Victim's History (p. 8)
  Postwar responsibility (p. 10)
  Notes (p. 12)

Wikipedia: History of Asia: History of Japan / Shōwa period | Prostitution: Forced prostitution / Comfort women | Sex and the law: Wartime sexual violence | War: Pacific War / Japanese war crimes