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Author Koikari, Mire, 1965-

Title Pedagogy of democracy : feminism and the Cold War in the U.S. occupation of Japan / Mire Koikari.

Imprint Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.488956 K829p 2008    ---  Available
Description x, 226 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Recasting women in the US occupation of Japan -- Feminism, nationalism, and colonial genealogies : women's enfranchisement and constitutional revision -- Feminism, domestic containment, and Cold War citizenry -- Women, the Cold War, and the question of resistance -- Making the body respectable : Cold War containment and regulation of sexuality -- Conclusion.
Subject Women -- Japan -- Social conditions.
Women -- Violence against -- Japan -- History.
Japan -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Japan.
Japan -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Feminist theory.
Cold War.
ISBN 9781592137008 (cloth : alk. paper)
1592137008 (cloth : alk. paper)

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