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Writing war : soldiers record the Japanese Empire / Aaron William Moore.

By: Moore, Aaron William, 1977-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, [2013]Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780674075399; 0674075390.Subject(s): Soldiers' writings, American -- History and criticism | Soldiers' writings, Chinese -- History and criticism | Soldiers' writings, Japanese -- History and criticismAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Writing war.DDC classification: 940.53/52072 LOC classification: D767 | .M5755 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction: World War, diary writing, and the self -- Talk about heroes: military diaries in the modern world -- Self-mobilization and the discipline of the battlefield: the battle for Shanghai and northern China -- Assembling the "new order": reconstitution of self through diary writing -- The unbearable likeness of being: the transnational phenomenon of self-discipline during the Pacific War -- The physics of writing war: recording the destruction of the Japanese Empire -- The consequences of self-discipline: postwar historical memory and veterans' narratives -- Conclusion: the peril of self-discipline.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: World War, diary writing, and the self -- Talk about heroes: military diaries in the modern world -- Self-mobilization and the discipline of the battlefield: the battle for Shanghai and northern China -- Assembling the "new order": reconstitution of self through diary writing -- The unbearable likeness of being: the transnational phenomenon of self-discipline during the Pacific War -- The physics of writing war: recording the destruction of the Japanese Empire -- The consequences of self-discipline: postwar historical memory and veterans' narratives -- Conclusion: the peril of self-discipline.

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Moore Aaron William :<br> <p>Aaron William Moore is Lecturer in East Asian History at the University of Manchester.</p>

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