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Japan Copes with Calamity

Japan Copes with Calamity

Ethnographies of the Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Disasters of March 2011

Japan Copes with Calamity( )
Editor: Gill, Tom
Steger, Brigitte
Slater, David H.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Peter Lang
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $64.95
Book Description:

This book is the first collection of ethnographies in English on the Japanese communities affected by the giant Tohoku earthquake and tsunami of 11 March 2011 and the ensuing crisis at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. From life in shelters, to anxiety about exposure to radiation, to encounters with aid-workers and journalists, this volume offers unique insights into the lives of those affected by ‘3.11’.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Technology & Engineering / Power Resources / Nuclear
Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.91 x 8.86 Inches
Book Weight:1.034 Pounds

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