'History Wars' and Reconciliation in Japan and Korea: The Roles of Historians, Artists and Activists

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This book provides a fresh approach to understanding the origins and possible future direction of the Northeast Asia "history wars." Leading scholars in history, literary studies, and education present the complex issue in a historical context by assessing its political and cultural dimensions, particularly with regards to relations between Japan and Korea. Their essays also touch on the significance of civil society efforts to advance peaceful reconciliation and the social and political forces that have worked to frustrate ...

'History Wars' and Reconciliation in Japan and Korea: The Roles of Historians, Artists and Activists 2016, Palgrave MacMillan, New York

ISBN-13: 9781137541024

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