Revisiting America's occupation of Japan

Laura Hein*

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This essay surveys and evaluates the last decade of English-language scholarship on the Occupation of Japan, locating it within American history, Japanese history, post-colonial studies, and the new international history, noting how new work in each field affects our interpretations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)579-599
Number of pages21
JournalCold War History
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 1 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • History
  • Political Science and International Relations


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