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The Resource Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, by Yukiko Nishikawa

Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, by Yukiko Nishikawa

Label
Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises
Title
Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises
Statement of responsibility
by Yukiko Nishikawa
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nishikawa, Yukiko
Dewey number
361.6/0952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV555.J3
LC item number
N58 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Sheffield Centre for Japanese studies/Routledge series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humanitarian assistance, Japanese
  • Humanitarianism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Humanitarian assistance, Japanese
  • Humanitarianism
Label
Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, by Yukiko Nishikawa
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
62330484
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 228 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415649407
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62330484
Label
Japan's changing role in humanitarian crises, by Yukiko Nishikawa
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
62330484
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 228 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415649407
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62330484

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