Empire of hope : the sentimental politics of Japanese decline

Leheny, David Richard, 1967- author

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  • Creator David Leheny
  • Format Books
  • Publication Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2018. ©2018
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 230 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781501729072, 1501729071
  • OCLC on1028888881

Summary

  • "Examines a collection of cases from Japan that demonstrate how scholars should use narrative theory to understand the relationships between emotions and political life"--

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Maybe they will smile back -- Cheer up, Vietnam -- Souls of the Ehime Maru -- Cool optimism -- Staging the empire of light -- The peripheral U-turn -- Everything sinks
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