Article ID: CBB001202144

Radioactive Rain and the American Umbrella (2012)

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Shun'ya, Yoshimi (Author)


Journal of Asian Studies
Volume: 71
Pages: 319--331


Publication Date: 2012
Edition Details: Translated by Shi-Lin Loh
Language: English

With the earthquake of March 11, 2011, and the expanding nuclear disaster that followed, our affluent postwar has finally reached a decisive end. Indeed, this closure had been clearly augured since the 1990s. The collapse of the bubble economy, the close of an era of single-party rule by the Liberal Democratic Party, and the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake and Aum Shinriky sarin gas attacks that came in rapid succession in 1995---these events forced upon us the reality that the affluent postwar was over.

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Geiger, Roger L.
Sá, Creso
MacLeod, Roy M.
Benum, Edgeir
Finlay, Mark R.
Krige, John G.
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