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A Social History of Science and Technology in Contemporary Japan
A Social History of Science and Technology in Contemporary Japan

A Social History of Science and Technology in Contemporary Japan

Volume 1: The Occupation Period 1945-1952

Edited by Shigeru Nakayama, Edited by Hitoshi Yoshioka

Japanese Society Series

HISTORY

700 Pages, 6.75 x 9.25

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $99.95 (US $99.95)

Publication Date: September 2001

ISBN 9781876843106

Rights: US & CA

Trans Pacific Press (Sep 2001)

Price: $99.95
 
 

Overview

This title is the first volume of a comprehensive, four-volume survey which documents the miraculous growth of Japanese science and technology from post-war devastation to its attaining a leading global status. A team of more than fifty Japanese experts labored for ten years in assembling the unique materials into a monumental work of careful scholarship. The study won the prestigious Mainichi Publications Award in 1997.

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