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Title
Shōwa shi kōgi Shōwa shi kōgi. English.
昭和史講義 昭和史講義. English.
Type
Text
Subject
Japan--History--1926-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Japan--Historiography.
World War (1939-1945)
Historiography.
Japan.
1926-1945
Genre Form
History. fst01411628 (Source: OCoLC)
Language
English
English
original (jpn)
English
English
Text in English translated from the Japanese
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Geographic Coverage
Japan
Classification
LCC: DS888.5 .S52613 2016 (Source: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2016480555
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Note
Includes translation
Summary
"Why did Showa Japan rush to war? Where did Japan fail? This compilation of the most up-to-date studies by 15 spirited Japanese historians tries to find answers to these questions. Each chapter contains a list of selected reference books with brief annotations for the benefit of readers who wish to study more about the subject. These are the best lectures on prewar Showa history for readers who want to know the truth." -- Page 4 of cover.
Table Of Contents
Lecture 1: The Washington Treaty System and Shidehara Diplomacy / Watanabe Kota
Lecture 2: Enactment of the General Election Law and the Beginning of Democratic Politics / Koyama Toshiki
Lecture 3: From the Northern Expeditions to the Assassination of Zhang Zuolin / Iechika Ryoko
Lecture 4: London Naval Conference, Imperial Court, Political Parties, and the Imperial Japanese Navy / Hatano Isamu
Lecture 5: From the Manchurian Incident to Japan's Withdrawal from the League of Nations / Tohmatsu Haruo
Lecture 6: The Emperor-as-Organ Theory Incident / Shibata Shin'ichi
Lecture 7: February 26 Incident and the Ultranationalist Movement in the Showa Era / Tsutsui Kiyotada
Lecture 8: The Marco Polo Bridge Incident: From the Signing of the Tanggu Truce to the Failure of the Trautmann Mediation Attempt / Iwatani Nobu
Lecture 9: The Deepening Quagmire of the Sino-Japanese War and the Declaration of a New Order in East Asia / Tobe Ryoichi
Lecture 10: The Nomonhan Incident and the Japanese-Soviet Neutrality Pact / Hanada Tomoyuki
Lecture 11: The Path to the Tripartite Alliance of Japan, Germany, and Italy / Takeda Tomoki
Lecture 12: The New Konoe Order and Reform Bureaucrats / Makino Kuniaki
Lecture 13: From the US-Japan Negotiations to the Outbreak of War / Moriyama Atsushi
Lecture 14: Emperor Hirohito's "Sacred Decisions" and the Political Process of Japan's Surrender / Suzuki Tamon
Lecture 15: The Occupation of Japan: The International Background behind the Policy of the United States toward Japan / Iguchi Haruo
Authorized Access Point
Noda, Makito, Shōwa shi kōgi. English
Authorized Access Point Variant
野田牧人, Shōwa shi kōgi. English
Tsutsui, Kiyotada, 1948- Shōwa shi kōgi. English
筒井清忠, 1948- Shōwa shi kōgi. English
Narum, Paul, Shōwa shi kōgi. English