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Japanese war orphans in Manchuria : forgotten victims of World War II

Author: Mayumi Itoh
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Japanese war orphans in Manchuria are the forgotten victims of the Asia-Pacific War and Sino-Japanese relations, and this is an integral part of the Japanese government's 'postwar settlement' issues  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mayumi Itoh
ISBN: 9780230622814 023062281X
OCLC Number: 430522183
Description: xii, 264 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Background : illusory empire and great migration campaign --
Ill-fated diaspora of Japanese farmer-settlers --
Early postwar era : repatriation of Japanese and international politics --
Plight of orphans during postwar era --
Initial search for orphans : volunteer groups and official missions --
Barriers to repatriation : reestablishing identity and domicile --
Barriers to repatriation : guarantor/receiver requirement --
Japanese women left behind in China --
Orphans' struggles for settlement --
Struggles of orphans' spouses and offspring --
New obstacles : retirement and pensions --
Class-action lawsuits --
Verdicts --
Conclusion : orphan issue and Sino-Japanese relations.
Responsibility: Mayumi Itoh.

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