The History of Anglo-Japanese Relations, 1600-2000: Volume II: The Political-Diplomatic Dimension, 1931-2000

The History of Anglo-Japanese Relations, 1600-2000: Volume II: The Political-Diplomatic Dimension, 1931-2000

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Overview

Volume II in this series of five volumes deals with relations between Japan and Britain in the poetical-diplomatic sphere from 1931 to the present day. From the political-diplomatic standpoint, it discusses the deteriorating relationship of the 1930s and leads on to the development of increasingly healthy postwar relations. The book consists of parallel essays from Japanese and British academic specialists.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780333770986
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 09/29/2000
Series: The History of Anglo-Japanese Relations, 1600-2000
Edition description: 2000
Pages: 317
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

IAN NISH is Professor Emeritus of International History at the London School of Economics.

YOICHI KIBATA is Lecturer and Associate Professor of Foreign Studies at the University of Tokyo. His publications (in Japanese) include The Price of Imperial Rule (1987) and The Twilight of the Empire: British Policy Towards Japan and Malaya 1947-1955.

Table of Contents

Foreword Preface Notes on the Contributors Anglo-Japanese Relations from the Manchurian Incident to Pearl Harbour; Missed Opportunities?; K.Yoichi The Road to Anglo-Japanese Confrontation, 1931-1941; A.Best Markets and Diplomacy: The Anglo-Japanese Rivalries over Cotton Goods Markets, 1930-1936; I.Osamu Economic Diplomacy in Anglo-Japanese Relations, 1931-1941; J.Sharkey Anglo-Japanese Relations, 1941-1945; I.Kiyoshi From Singapore to Tokyo Bay, 1941-1945; P.Lowe & I.Nish British Prisoners of War of the Japanese, 1941-1945; J.Flower Uneasy Readjustment, 1945-1958; P.Lowe Cooperation, Friction and Search for State Identity: Anglo-Japanese Relations in the 1950s; T.Tanaka Anglo-Japanese Relations since the 1960s: Towards a Mutual Understanding - Beyond Friction; K.Toru Distant Friends: Britain and Japan since 1958: The Age of Globalization; C.Braddick Index

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