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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (75): 92–108.
Published: 01 October 1999
...Daniel Seltz Copyright © 1999 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1999 Remembering the War and the Atomic Bombs: New Museums, New Approaches Daniel Seltz Since the end of World War 11, the Japanese public has...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 37–56.
Published: 01 January 2022
... Pacific as conspicuously incidental in mainstream atomic culture enables new insights on the visual interplay between white femininity and primitive sexuality—an interplay that, the author argues, was integral to establishing domestic virtue and modern living as atomic age touchstones of “peace...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 149–172.
Published: 01 January 2017
... collective scientific energies to be applied to war and environmental destruction, rather than to the public good. In the shadow of the still-blazing light of the atomic bomb, and with increasing concern over chemical and biological weapons as well as an emerging environmental crisis, science needed to take...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (34): 101–104.
Published: 01 January 1986
... Hiroshima,” the exhibit has as its central focus two atomic bomb casings, representing “Little Boy” and ”Fat Man,” the uranium and plutonium bombs dropped by the United States on Hiroshima and Nagasaki to end World War 11. Supporting ma- terials include photographs of destruction in both cities...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (75): 131–147.
Published: 01 October 1999
... Two). (Stanford:Stanford University Press, 1997). 732 pp., $65.00 (cloth), $19.96 (paper). In his personal narrative Atomic Quest, Nobel Prize-winning physicist Arthur Holly Compton, who directed atomic research at the University of Chicago’s Metallurgical Laboratory during the war...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (36): 9–25.
Published: 01 October 1986
...Robert Westbrook Copyright © September, 1986 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1986 Horrors -Theirs and OUTS: The Politics Circle and the Good War Robert Westbrook More than forty years have now passed since the atomic...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (76): 212–222.
Published: 01 January 2000
... and possibly 216/RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW avoidable tragedies, including the attack on Pearl Harbor and the atomic bombing of Japan. Groups use historical assumptions and perceptions of the enemy for a wide range of purposes. In the course, we make a distinction between propaganda and advocacy...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (62): 268–272.
Published: 01 May 1995
... (28 January 1995), it appears that the Smithsonian is about to cave into pressure from veterans‘ groups and conserva- tive congressmen and drastically scale back its planned exhibit on the Atomic Bomb and the end of World War 11, which the vets had 272/RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW charged...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 167–170.
Published: 01 October 1995
... of the Smithsoltian's Enola Gay Exhibit (First Draft). Schedule Week 1 Week 6 ltitr~xiucti~~n:Liziing in Nuckar America 2950s Nuclear Culture: Duck and Drrrirrg and After tht. Cold War Cozier The Controversy Over the Film: Atomic Cafe Smi...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 87–109.
Published: 01 October 1995
... of strategic bombing in World War I1 and the advent of atomic weapons would have made deterrence a major concern of U.S. strategists even if there had been no Cold War. Strategic bombing uses air power to punish or to hurt, to undermine the opponent’s will and war production, rather than to defeat...
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Radical History Review (1987) 1987 (39): 164–170.
Published: 01 October 1987
...; that there is much confusion about the relationship and the differences between science and technology; and that rather than assimilating atomic energy along with newer technologies, most in- dividuals have simply thrown up their hands and thrown in the towel. While disbelieving and distrusting the experts...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (133): 177–191.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... This tradition holds that anyone who folds one thousand cranes will be granted a wish. Since World War II the tradition has been associated with the atomic attacks on Nagasaki and Hiroshima—the folding of the cranes has become a wish for peace. Through participating in this work of creative remembrance...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (88): 213–217.
Published: 01 January 2004
... by the nation’s atomic testing program between 1945 and 1962. Last May came yet another revelation that an indeterminate number of these veterans were unjustly denied compensation for exposure to radiation because the doses to which they had been exposed had been...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (48): 177–181.
Published: 01 October 1990
... bomb and the atom bomb than between the atom bomb and conventional explosives This was a more enlightened view than that espoused by Ike, who had stated that nuclear weapons were ".just the latest conventional weapons." Churchiu's belief in the need for a summit and his attendance at it made...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (79): 173–202.
Published: 01 January 2001
... back its planned exhibit on the Atomic Bomb and the end of World War II, which the vets had charged was too sym- pathetic to the Japanese. Veterans’ groups had already won dramatic revisions in the exhibit script, but the election of the Republican...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2022
... they shape radical histories of sexuality across contexts, ranging from the post–World War II militarized Pacific to a mid-century British murder trial, and from photographs of transwomen in late Franco-era Spain to East German homemade gay pornography. In “Bikinis and Other Atomic Incidents,” Sunny Xiang...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (91): 110–116.
Published: 01 January 2005
... the imperial government’s aggressive and coercive policies and of the U.S. decision to drop atomic bombs, killing tens of thousands of citizens in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The anti–nuclear bomb movement had been widespread in Japan, but its mentality had been that of victim. However, some...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 171–173.
Published: 01 October 1995
... America since World War II? What was the impact of the experience of the atom bomb project on America’s scientists, politicians, and the public? And why are there disputes among experts? In this class, we will examine the changing relationship between scientists, pol- icy makers, and the public...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (124): 177–191.
Published: 01 January 2016
... to turn the urban landscape into a theatrical stage. It reappropriated the neolib- eral city — segregated, atomized, and consumption-­driven — and transformed it momentarily into a counter-­neoliberal/counterhegemonic space, where a commu- nity of collective participation, marked by solidarity...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (76): 188–207.
Published: 01 January 2000
... atomic tests in remote parts of Australia, for instance, led to radical reassessments of both the context and impact of these experiments on indigenous and non-indigenous people. These emerged from the establishment of a Royal Commission, the highest level public inquiry that can be held...