Justice In Asia And The Pacific Region 1945 1952

Author: Yuma Totani
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316300064
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This book explores a cross-section of war crimes trials that the Allied powers held against the Japanese in the aftermath of World War II. More than 2,240 trials against some 5,700 suspected war criminals were carried out at 51 separate ...

America The Vietnam War And The World

Author: Andreas W. Daum
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521008761
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The volume thereby covers a wide geographical range - from Berkeley and Berlin to Cambodia and Canberra. The essays address political, military, and diplomatic issues no less than cultural and intellectual consequences of 'Vietnam'.

Japanese War Criminals

Author: Sandra Wilson
ISBN: 9780231179225
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This book makes a unique contribution to our understanding of the construction of the postwar international order in Asia and to our comprehension of the difficulties of implementing transitional justice.

Human Rights After Hitler

Author: Dan Plesch
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 1626164339
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The book answers why the commission and its files were closed and reveals that the lost precedents set by these cases have enormous practical utility for prosecuting war crimes today.

Cold War Ruins

Author: Lisa Yoneyama
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822374110
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In Cold War Ruins Lisa Yoneyama argues that the efforts intensifying since the 1990s to bring justice to the victims of Japanese military and colonial violence have generated what she calls a "transborder redress culture.

The Hidden Histories Of War Crimes Trials

Author: Kevin Heller
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199671141
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This book assesses a number of these little-studied trials to recognise institutional innovations, clarify doctrinal debates, and identify their general relevance to the development of international criminal law.

The Tokyo War Crimes Trial

Author: Yuma Totani
Publisher: Harvard Univ Council on East Asian
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Yuma Totani assesses the historical significance of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East (IMTFE) - commonly called the Tokyo trial - established as the eastern counterpart of the Nuremberg trial in the immediate aftermath of ...


Author: Frank Joseph Shulman
Publisher: Oxford, England ; Santa Barbara, Calif. : Clio Press
ISBN: 9781851090747
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264 The Pacific alliance: United States foreign economic policy and Japanese
trade recovery, 1947-1955. ... certain major decisions of American policy-makers
regarding Southeast Asia were closely tied to their perception of that region as a
... problems encountered by both the prosecution and the defence, the courtroom
drama itself, and the final judgments. ... on trial: Allied war crimes operations in
the East, 1945-1951 (Austin, Texas; London: University of Texas Press, 1979,
292p.) ...

Embracing Defeat Japan In The Wake Of World War Ii

Author: John W. Dower
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393345246
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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the 1999 National Book Award for Nonfiction, finalist for the Lionel Gelber Prize and the Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize, Embracing Defeat is John W. Dower's brilliant examination of Japan in the immediate, ...

American Pageant

Author: David M. Kennedy
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305537416
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The 16th edition includes a major revision of Part Six (the period from 1945 to the present), reflecting recent scholarship and providing greater thematic coherence.