The international minimum : creativity and contradiction in Japan's global engagement, 1933-1964 /

The International Minimum tells the history of internationalism in Japan from the 1930s to 1960s, shedding light on the deep connections between modes of diplomacy during times of aggressive imperial expansion and of peaceful cooperation. For most of the twentieth century, a rhetoric of internationa...

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Author / Creator: Abel, Jessamyn R., 1970- (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language notes:English.
Imprint: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2015.
Series:Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University.
Online Access:Click here for full text at JSTOR
Table of Contents:
  • Leaving the league: new international anxieties and ideas
  • Postwar refractions: the United Nations and the "new Japan"
  • Cultural diplomacy for peace and war: the turns of the Kokusai Bunka Shinkōkai
  • Ultranationalism, people's diplomacy, and the phantom Tokyo Olympics
  • Olympic diplomacy in a new Japan: the 1964 Tokyo Olympiad
  • Imperialism cast as regional cooperation: East Asian community
  • Organizing coprosperity: the greater East Asia Conference
  • Internationalism from the nosebleed seats: on the margins at the Bandung Conference.