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The Making of Contemporary Japan

Lecture no. 24 from the course: Understanding Japan: A Cultural History

The Making of Contemporary Japan

Taught by Professor Mark J. Ravina | 35 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

What makes 1989 the turning point for contemporary Japan? Explore four pivotal moments from that year whose repercussions are still being felt in the Japan of the 21st century: the death of Hirohito, China’s Tiananmen Square Massacre, the bursting of the Japanese real estate bubble, and a dramatic stock market crash.

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August 17, 2019
This is such an interesting and informative course.

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