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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 131–144.
Published: 01 February 2022
... different moments of the Sewŏl protest cycle and the Candlelight Protest movement. I conducted participant observation and carried out more than 130 in-depth interviews with the parents of the student victims of the Sewŏl disaster (hereafter the Sewŏl families), Ansan residents, and those involved...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 552–554.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Patricia L. Maclachlan 3.11: Disaster and Change in Japan . By Richard J. Samuels . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2013 . xv, 274 pp. $29.95/£18.50 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014 For the citizens and scholars of Japan, “3.11...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 447–469.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Kathryn Jean Edgerton-Tarpley Abstract This article seeks to spark a conversation about shifting conceptualizations of disaster under modernizing states. It employs case studies of two major disasters, the North China Famine of 1876–79 and the Yellow River flood of 1938–47, to map changes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 213–216.
Published: 01 February 2022
... shows post-Chernobyl Belarusians grappling with survival in an irradiated land where their beloved mushrooms, now contaminated, are forbidden. Connecting Fukushima to these nuclear disasters elsewhere, Kurokawa criticizes Japan's failed response, cover-ups, and callousness toward the region's residents...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1093–1095.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Michele M. Mason Gender, Culture, and Disaster in Post-3.11 Japan . By Mire Koikari . London : Bloomsbury , 2020 . xii, 196 pp. ISBN: 9781350122512 (cloth, also available as paper and e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 Gender , Culture...
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Published: 01 November 2013
Figure 5. Convoy of fire trucks entering the disaster zone, March 16, 2011. Photograph by US Navy photographer, Specialist 3rd Class Dylan McCord, http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/99/2011TsunamiFireVehicles.jpg , in public domain. More
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Published: 01 November 2013
Figure 9. Skeleton of the Disaster Preparedness Building in Minami Sanriku-chō; impromptu altar in front of the building; close-up of altar, including personal effects found in the rubble; January 2012. Photographs by the author. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 95–114.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Ben Whaley Abstract This article analyzes the first video game in the Zettai Zetsumei Toshi (2002, Disaster Report) series for Sony's PlayStation 2 console against the backdrop of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami. In the game, players must use limited resources to escape from an earthquake...
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Published: 01 May 2019
Figure 3. Map of Sichuan disaster areas (Sichuan Sheng 1937 ). Unshaded areas experienced no disaster. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 508–509.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Neena Mahadev The Golden Wave: Culture and Politics after Sri Lanka's Tsunami Disaster . By Michele Ruth Gamburd . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 2014 . 234 pp. $80.00 (cloth); $28.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2015  2015 Michele R...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 709–710.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Aniruddha Bose An Imperial Disaster: The Bengal Cyclone of 1876 . By Benjamin Kingsbury . New York : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xvi, 210 pp. ISBN: 9780190876098 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019  2019 In An Imperial Disaster: The Bengal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1291–1293.
Published: 01 November 1994
...Mridula Udayagiri India's Industrial Cities: Essays in Economy and Demography . By Nigel Crook . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1993 . vi, 181 pp. $21.00. Power, Poverty and Poison: Disaster and Response in an Indian City . By James Manor . New Delhi : Sage Publications...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (2): 345–359.
Published: 01 May 2012
... would see and meet many people on train platforms and in hotel lobbies and hear many fraught and distinctive disaster stories. That first encounter, however, underscored the profound dissonances that lay ahead for those fleeing the different kinds of disasters that struck Japan on March 11, 2011...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (2): 430–431.
Published: 01 May 1993
...John B. Lundstrom Disaster in the Pacific: New Light on the Battle of Savo Island . By Denis and Peggy Warner , with Sadao Seno. Annapolis : Naval Institute Press , 1992 . 298 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1993 1993 430 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Ramon H. Myers Kuang-hsü ch'u-nien (1876–1879) Hua-Pei ti ta-kan-tsai. [The Great Drought Disaster in North China, 1876–1879] . By Ho Hon-wai . Hong Kong : Chinese University Press , n.d. 164 pp. N.p. Ching-Han t'ieh-lu ch'u-ch'i shih-lioh. [A Brief History of the Early Years...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (3): 836–839.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Mark Jones The Great Kantō Earthquake and the Chimera of National Reconstruction in Japan . By J. Charles Schencking . New York : Columbia University Press , 2013 . xxii, 374 pp. ISBN: 9780231162180 (cloth; also available as e-book). Imaging Disaster: Tokyo...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 488–492.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Margherita Long Radiation Brain Moms and Citizen Scientists: The Gender Politics of Food Contamination after Fukushima . By Aya Hirata Kimura . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 2016 . 224 pp. ISBN: 9780822361824 (cloth). Disasters and Social Crisis in Contemporary Japan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 763–782.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Figure 5. Convoy of fire trucks entering the disaster zone, March 16, 2011. Photograph by US Navy photographer, Specialist 3rd Class Dylan McCord, http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/99/2011TsunamiFireVehicles.jpg , in public domain. ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 1169.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Kikaku Co., Ltd. The author regrets the omission. Reference Bestor Theodore C. 2013 . Disasters, Natural and Unnatural: Reflections on March 11, 2011, and Its Aftermath . Journal of Asian Studies 72 ( 4 ): 763 – 782 . ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 753–773.
Published: 01 August 2014
... economic trajectory this disaster can tell us a great deal about the ways in which individuals, organizations, and officialdom respond to a devastating event, and help us better understand the process of transition from immediate relief to longer-term recovery, not just in Japan, but more broadly...
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