← Exam 1 - WWII Test
4 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- the group of stories that a group of people tell themselves about the past
- Alot of them refuse to face Japan's past much like Germany
- Yes, Japan committed atrocities of various sorts during WWII, but Japan was punished in a way that doesn't happen anywhere else with the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings
- To remember yourselves as something that valorized who you were was important. Its not what historians say about the French, but what the French say about themselves. The story that the french told about themselves as resisters is now apart of their national identity.
3 True/False Questions
3 Ways Japan Confronted Memory of WWII → Extreme Nationalism, Japan is like other nations, Japan was purified by punishment.
Hiroshima Spirit → the group of stories that a group of people tell themselves about the past
End of WWII - Germany → Germany Occupied by West and Soviet Allies; East =Soviet Communist West = West (Britain and France) - democratic/capitalistic