Lopend onderzoek

Dit is een Engelstalig project.

Legacies of Violence: Explorations in Dutch and Japanese Research into Memory, Trauma, Gender, and the Quality of Life originated within the framework of the Historical Research Programme Japan and the Netherlands II and started off with a joint workshop held at the NIOD from 9-10 March 2006.

The aim of the programme is to compare post-war developments in Japan and the Netherlands through a number of topics related to the legacies of war and violence in the central decades of the 20th century.

Emperor Hirohito and Empress Nagako visit the Netherlands in 1971 (Nationaal Archief, CC BY-SA)

Researchers: dr. Eveline Buchheim, dr. Ralf Futselaar, dr. Jolande Withuis, Prof. dr. Peter Romijn, dr. Peter Post
Duration: 2006 - ongoing
Cooperation: Kwansei Gaku’ University, Nishinomiya (Japan)
Intended publications: two edited volumes and individual monographs

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The programme is a joint cooperation between NIOD and the Kwansei Gaku’in University at Nishinomiya (Japan) and consists of an exchange programme, joint workshops and conferences resulting in two edited volumes and individual monographs.