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Author Nanbara, Shigeru, 1889-1974.

Title War and conscience in Japan : Nambara Shigeru and the Asia-Pacific war / edited and translated by Richard H. Minear
Published Lanham, Md : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xi, 215 pages, [10] pages of plates)
Series Asian voices
Asian voices (Rowman and Littlefield, Inc.)
Contents Machine generated contents note: "University Autonomy," September 5, 1938 -- "The Essence of the University," April 1941 -- "The State and Scholarship," Fall 1942 -- "The Mission of Scholars and Students," April 1, 1945 -- "The Theme of Goethe's Faust," May 1945 -- Ideal Forms: A Poetic Diary -- "The Mission of Scholars and Students," September 1945 -- "The Construction of the New Japan," November 1945 -- "The Creation of a New Japanese Culture," February 11, 1946 -- "Mourning the Students Who Died in the War," March 30, 1946 -- "The Emperor's Birthday," April 29, 1946 -- "What Will Revive the Homeland," September 30, 1946 -- "Truth Is the Final victor," December 12, 1951 -- "You Who Inherit the Legacy of the Students Who Died in the War," December 1, 1963
Summary One of Japan's most important intellectuals, Nambara Shigeru defended Tokyo Imperial University against its rightist critics and opposed Japan's war. His poetic diary (1936-1945), published only after the war, documents his profound disaffection. In 1945Nambara became president of Tokyo University and was an eloquent and ardent spokesman for academic freedom
Notes Translated from Japanese
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from the Japanese
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Subject Nanbara, Shigeru, 1889-1974 -- Archives
Nanbara, Shigeru, 1889-1974 -- Diaries
SUBJECT Nanbara, Shigeru, 1889-1974 fast (OCoLC)fst00130000
Subject Tōkyō Teikoku Daigaku -- Faculty -- Archives
Tōkyō Daigaku -- Presidents -- Archives
SUBJECT Tōkyō Daigaku. fast (OCoLC)fst00534376
Tōkyō Teikoku Daigaku. fast (OCoLC)fst00585847
Subject Intellectuals -- Japan -- Archives
Dissenters -- Japan -- Archives
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Sources
War and society -- Japan -- History -- 20th century -- Sources
Education, Higher -- Japan -- Philosophy -- History -- 20th century -- Sources
HISTORY -- Military -- World War II.
Education, Higher -- Philosophy.
Universities and colleges -- Faculty.
War and society.
SUBJECT Japan -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952 -- Sources
Subject Japan.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Minear, Richard H
LC no. 2021678830
ISBN 9780742568150
Other Titles Works. Selections. English. 2011