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The Resource Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, Yukiko Nishikawa, (electronic book)

Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, Yukiko Nishikawa, (electronic book)

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Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises
Title
Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises
Statement of responsibility
Yukiko Nishikawa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Extensive news coverage of humanitarian crises, especially on television, has led to a strong public awareness of the importance of humanitarian activities. This innovative book examines the evolution of Japan's response to humanitarian crises, placing it in the context of global debates on humanitarianism. Tracing developments from the Meiji period through to the present day, the book explores the broader cultural and historical framework within which Japanese humanitarian ideas and attitudes to human rights have developed. Taking a multi-disciplinary approach the book analyzes Japa
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Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
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Nishikawa, Yukiko
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
HV555.J3
LC item number
N58 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sheffield Centre for Japanese studies/Routledge series
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  • Humanitarian assistance, Japanese
  • Humanitarianism
Label
Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, Yukiko Nishikawa, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Discourse of humanitarianism in major political theories -- 2. Genesis of Japanese humanitarianism : ethics in Japanese society -- 3. Japanese humanitarian assistance since the end of the Second World War -- 4. Japanese humanitarian ideas and practice : a study through the East Timor case -- 5. The political dimension of Japanese humanitarianism
Control code
9780203029329
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415369022
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, Yukiko Nishikawa, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Discourse of humanitarianism in major political theories -- 2. Genesis of Japanese humanitarianism : ethics in Japanese society -- 3. Japanese humanitarian assistance since the end of the Second World War -- 4. Japanese humanitarian ideas and practice : a study through the East Timor case -- 5. The political dimension of Japanese humanitarianism
Control code
9780203029329
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780415369022
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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