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Interpreting the Tokyo War Crimes Trial : a sociopolitical analysis

Author: Kayoko Takeda
Publisher: Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, ©2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In order to ensure its absolute authority, the Tokyo War Crimes Tribunal (1946-1948), the Japanese counterpart of the Nuremberg Trial, adopted a three-tier structure for its interpreting: Japanese nationals interpreted the proceedings, second-generation Japanese-Americans monitored the interpreting, and Caucasian U.S. military officers arbitrated the disputes. The first extensive study on the subject in English,  Read more...
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Takeda, Kayoko.
Interpreting the Tokyo War Crimes Trial.
Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, ©2010 (Saint-Lazare, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2010)
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kayoko Takeda
ISBN: 9780776619125 0776619128
OCLC Number: 695537968
Language Note: Includes some text in Japanese.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 183 pages : illustrations, portraits)
Contents: Introduction --
The trial --
The interpreting arrangements --
Profiles of the linguists --
Hierarchy and learning process --
Tojo's testimony --
Sociological perspectives --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Interpreting the Tokyo War Crimes Tribunal
Responsibility: Kayoko Takeda.
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A case study of the Tokyo War Crimes Tribunal that illuminates how complex issues such as trust, power, control and race affect interpreting at international tribunals in times of conflict.  Read more...

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"[an] invaluable historical [account] of interpreting in [a] clearly very sensitive [setting]" - Jeremy Munday, Year's Work Critical and Cultural Theory Volume 20, Issue 1

 
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