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NEW BOOK: The Long Defeat: Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity in Japan by Akiko Hashimoto (Oxford University Press, 2015)


6 February 2016


Dear colleagues,


I hope this new book will be of interest to readers of this forum (apologies for cross posting).


Akiko Hashimoto, The Long Defeat: Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity in Japan

Oxford University Press 2015. cloth, paperback, and eBook.

ISBN: 9780190239169 (paper)


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