4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- Defeated in 1940; Philoipe Petain becomes leader of the government and collaborates with the Germans. Charles De Gaule - refused to accept the defeat and established a government in exile. He was a representative of French resistance and did not want France occupied. Felt the French would be crippled after the war if they thought of themselves as people who didn't resist. This is an example of classic model of collective memory. If French thought of themselves as people who didn't resist they would be weak.
- knowledge of concentration camps and dropping of bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki
- Extreme Nationalism, Japan is like other nations, Japan was purified by punishment.
- 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
3 True/False questions
Hiroshima Spirit → Japan sinned and was punished as a form of purification consequently, it has a responsibility to look for injustices around the world and point them out
End of WWII - Germany → Germany Occupied by West and Soviet Allies; East =Soviet Communist West = West (Britain and France) - democratic/capitalistic
Japan Memory WWII - Japan is like other nations → Alot of them refuse to face Japan's past much like Germany