Book Discussion on Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II

John Dower talked about his book, Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II, published by W.W. Norton and Company. The book… read more

John Dower talked about his book, Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II, published by W.W. Norton and Company. The book tells how U.S. armed forces transformed imperial Japan during its six-year occupation. It concentrated on the political changes during the period. Professor Dower responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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  • Dower, John W. Professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology->History
  • Samuels, Richard Founding Director Massachusetts Institute of Technology->MIT-Japan Program
  • Tobin, Theresa A. Head Librarian Massachusetts Institute of Technology->Humanities Library
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Book Discussion on Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II

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Program ID:
122238-1
Category:
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Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
May 22, 1999
Last Aired:
Aug 21, 2005

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  • May 22, 1999 | 2:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 22, 1999 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 22, 1999 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 24, 1999 | 6:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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