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What the Living Did: September 11 and Its Aftermath

Billie A. Pivnick

in The Therapist in Mourning: From the Faraway Nearby

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231156998
eISBN:
9780231534604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231156998.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

In this chapter, the author relates her experiences as a therapist in New York City on 9/11 and her subsequent involvement in the development of the memorial at the site of the Twin Towers. She ... More


Readjustment: Rebuilding Tokyo from the Ashes

J. Charles Schencking

in The Great Kant? Earthquake and the Chimera of National Reconstruction in Japan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162180
eISBN:
9780231535069
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162180.003.0009
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter analyzes some controversial policies enacted during the reconstruction of Tokyo after the Great Kantō Earthquake. It stresses the policy of kukaku seiri or land readjustment, an idea ... More


Time, Space and Whatever

Sean Redmond

in The Cinema of Takeshi Kitano: Flowering Blood

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163330
eISBN:
9780231850230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163330.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores the temporal and spatial coordinates of a Kitano film, linking them to the time image, the memorial image, and to the specificities of urban living and nomadism. Kitano's works ... More


Historical Memory of the Disaster

Charles B. Strozier

in Until the Fires Stopped Burning: 9/11 and New York City in the Words and Experiences of Survivors and Witnesses

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158985
eISBN:
9780231529921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158985.003.0016
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines the historical memory of 9/11 ten years after the disaster. In the videos and documentaries, in the photographs, in the murals and tattoos, and in the minds and hearts of New ... More


The Year 1600: A World Again at War

G. G. Rowley

in An Imperial Concubine's Tale: Scandal, Shipwreck, and Salvation in Seventeenth-Century Japan

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158541
eISBN:
9780231530873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158541.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on the siege of Tanabe Castle and the battle of Sekigahara in the year 1600. Upon his return to Kyoto, Nakanoin Michikatsu made his first appearance before Emperor GoYōzei and ... More


Conclusion

J. Charles Schencking

in The Great Kant? Earthquake and the Chimera of National Reconstruction in Japan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162180
eISBN:
9780231535069
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162180.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

This concluding chapter briefly outlines the developments that happened during the reconstruction of Tokyo after the Great Kantō Earthquake. It highlights an event in 1930 when the Shōwa Emperor ... More


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