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Imperial Subjects as Global Citizens: Nationalism, Internationalism, and Education in Japan

Imperial Subjects as Global Citizens: Nationalism, Internationalism, and Education in Japan (Hardback)

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Lincicome offers a new perspective on Japanese educational debates and policy reforms that have taken place under the guise of internationalization since the mid-1980s. By contextualizing these developments within a historical framework spanning the entire twentieth century, he challenges the argument put forward by education officials, conservative politicians, and their supporters in the academy and the business world that history offers no guide for addressing the educational challenges that face contemporary Japan. Combining diachronic and synchronic approaches, Lincicome analyzes repeated attempts throughout the twentieth century to "internationalize education" (/kyoiku no kokusaika/) in Japan. This comparison reveals important similarities that transcend educational policy to encompass Japanese conceptions of individual, national, and international identity; relations between the individual, the nation, the state, and the international community; and the type of education best suited to negotiating multiple identities among the next generation of Japanese subject-citizens.

EducationEducation TheoryEducational strategies & policy Publisher: Lexington Books Publication Date: 16/03/2009 ISBN-13: 9780739131138  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Mark Lincicome is an associate professor of history and director of the study abroad program at the College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA.

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