Oct 22/24 – Empire & War

Key Texts

  1. Ishihara Kanji, “Personal Opinion on the Manchuria-Mongolia Problem,” Sources, 294-96
  2. Konoe Fumimarō, “Concerning the New National Structure,” Sources, pp. 301-303
  3. “The Imperial Rule Assistance Association (IRAA),” Sources, p. 303.
  4. Driscoll, Absolute Erotic, Absolute Grotesque (MOST IMPORTANT)

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Background Reading:

  1. Sources, 299-317