Asian Studies, Ethnography, Japanese Studies

Japan Copes with Calamity – in the News

Japan Copes with Calamity: Ethnographies of the Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Disasters of March 2011, edited by Tom Gill, Brigitte Steger and David H. Slater, features on the University of Cambridge website in an article titled Rescuing normality: Day-to-day life inside Japan's disaster shelters and in the Cambridge News article Cambridge don records life in… Continue reading Japan Copes with Calamity – in the News

Asian Studies, Ethnography, Japanese Studies

Japan Copes with Calamity

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. It brings together studies by experienced researchers of Japan from field sites around the disaster zone. The contributors present… Continue reading Japan Copes with Calamity