Nanking 1937: Memory and Healing

Nanking 1937: Memory and Healing

Paperback Studies of the East Asian Institute

By (author) Robert Sabella, By (author) Feifei Li, By (author) David Liu

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  • Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
  • Format: Paperback | 304 pages
  • Dimensions: 153mm x 228mm x 19mm | 422g
  • Publication date: 30 April 2002
  • Publication City/Country: Armonk
  • ISBN 10: 0765608170
  • ISBN 13: 9780765608178
  • Illustrations note: index
  • Sales rank: 1,351,879

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In recent years the international community has begun to scrutinize and, in many cases, condemn the atrocities that took place at Nanking in late 1937. This is all part of a larger worldwide movement in which both nations and multinational groups are attempting to reach closure regarding past atrocities and inhumanities. As represented by the contributors to this book, these activities have an importance reaching far beyond aggressors or victims, beyond admission or vindication, but rather are a search for the common causes of all human atrocities and for solutions that would set humanity on a path toward a more peaceful and harmonious international community.

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