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Books and articles

Aldrich, D.P. 2008. Site fights: Divisive Facilities and Civil Society in Japan and the West. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. [Japanese]

Atwater, Brian F. et al. The Orphan Tsunami of 1700: Japanese Clues to a Parent Earthquake in North America. U.S. Geological Survey professional paper, 1707. Reston, Va.: U.S. Geological Survey; Seattle: In Association with University of Washington Press, 2005.

Clancey, Gregory. 2006. Earthquake Nation: The Cultural Politics of Japanese Seismicity, 1868-1930. University of California Press. [Chinese] [Korean]

DiMoia, John. “Atoms for Sale? Cold War Institution-Building and the South Korean Atomic Energy Project, 1945-1965.” Technology and Culture 51 (2010): 589-618. DOI: 10.1353/tech.2010.0021

Dusinberre, M & Aldrich, D.P. (2011). Hatoko comes home: Civil society and nuclear power in Japan. Journal of Asian Studies, 70 (3), 638-705.

Edgington, David W. 2010. Reconstructing Kobe: The Geography of Crisis and Opportunity. University of British Columbia Press. [Korean]

Energy and Climate Policy Research Institute (South Korea) ed. 2011. Tal-Haek: Post-Fukushima wa Energy Jeonwhan Sidae-eui Nonri탈핵: 포스트 후쿠시마와 에너지 전환 시대의 논리 [Getting Off of Nuclear: Post-Fukushima and the Logic of Energy Transformation] Seoul: Imagine.

Greene, J. Megan. 2008. “Starts and Stops,” The Origins of the Developmental State in Taiwan, 14-46. Harvard University Press. [Chinese]

Hamblin, Jacob Darwin. 2006. “‘A Dispassionate and Objective Effort:’ Negotiating the First Study on the Biological Effects of Atomic Radiation.”Journal of the History of Biology. 40 (1): 147-177. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10739-005-6531-8

Hamblin, Jacob Darwin. 2008. Poison in the Well: Radioactive Waste In The Oceans At The Dawn of The Nuclear Age. Rutgers University Press. [Chinese]

Jasanoff, Sheila, and Sang-Hyun Kim. 2010. “Containing the Atom: Sociotechnical Imaginaries and Nuclear Power in the United States and South Korea.” Minerva 47 (2): 119-146.

Juraku, Kohta, Tatsujiro Suzuki, and Osamu Sakura. 2007. “Social Decision-making Processes in Local Contexts: An STS Case Study on Nuclear Power Plant Siting in Japan.” East Asian Science, Technology and Society: An International Journal 1 (1): 53-75. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12280-007-9002-9/fulltext.html

Karan, Pradyumna and Unryu Suganuma, eds. 2008. Local Environmental Movements: A Comparative Study of the United States and Japan. University Press of Kentucky.

Kim, Boumsoung 金凡性. 2007. Meiji · Taishō no Nihon no Jishingaku: “Rōkaru · Saiensu” wo Koete. 明治・大正の日本の地震学―「ローカル・サイエンス」を超えて [Beyond Local Science: The Evolution of Japanese Seismology during the Meiji and Taisho Eras]. Tōkyō Daigaku Shuppankai 東京大学出版会 [Tokyo University Press].

Kim, Seong-Jun. 2009. “Technology Transfer behind a Diplomatic Struggle: Reappraisal of South Korea’s Nuclear Fuel Project in the 1970s.” Historia Scientiarum. 19(2) [Special issue entitled “Beyond Differences: International Comparison on Nuclear Histories in Japan, Korea, and the United States”]

Kirby, Peter Wynn. Troubled Natures: Waste, Environment, Japan. Honolulu: University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2011.

Lakoff, Andrew, ed. 2010. Disaster and the Politics of Intervention. Columbia University Press/SSRC.

Lindee, Susan. Suffering Made Real: American Science and the Survivors at Hiroshima. Chicago University Press, 1997. [Japanese]

Nelson, Craig. 2011. “‘The Energy of a Bright Tomorrow’: The Rise of Nuclear Power in Japan.” Origins 4 (9) (June). http://origins.osu.edu/article/energy-bright-tomorrow-rise-nuclear-power-japan.

Perrow, Charles. 1984, 1999. Normal Accidents: Living with High-Risk Technologies. Princeton University Press. [Korean]

Petryna, Adriana. 2011. “Chernobyl’s survivors: Paralyzed by fatalism or overlooked by science?” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists 67 (2): 30 -37.http://thebulletin.org/2011/marchapril/chernobyl%E2%80%99s-survivors-paralyzed-fatalism-or-overlooked-science

prayforjapan.jp. Purei fō japan dotto jēpī. PRAY FOR JAPAN: santen’ichiichi sekaijū ga inorihajimeta hi. PRAY FOR JAPAN: 3.11世界中が祈りはじめた日. Kōdansha. 講談社, 2011.

Sasamoto, Yukuo. 笹本征男. 1995. Beikoku senryôka no genbaku chôsa—Genbaku kagaikoku ni natta Nihon. 米軍占領下の原爆調査―原爆加害国になった日本 [Atomic Bomb Surveys Under American Occupation: How Japan Became a Nuclear Aggressor]. Shinkansha. 新幹社.

Sasamoto, Yukuo. 2005. “The Bikini Incident and Radiation Surveys.” In A Social History of Science and Technology in Contemporary Japan: Road to Self-reliance, 1952-1959, edited by Shigeru Nakayama, Kunio Gotō, and Hitoshi Yoshioka, 125-143. Trans Pacific Press.

Smits, Gregory. 2011. “Danger in the Lowground: Historical Context for the March 11, 2011 Tōhoku Earthquake and Tsunami.” The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus 9 (20), May 16. http://www.japanfocus.org/-Gregory-Smits/3531/article.html [Korean]

学ぶのか?」現代思想 *(Gendai Shisō)* vol. 39-7: 202-211. [English]

Yoshioka, Hitoshi. 1999. “Technology versus Commercial Feasibility: Nuclear Power and Electric Utilities.” In Science, Technology And Society In Contemporary Japan, edited by Morris Low, Shigeru Nakayama, and Hitoshi Yoshioka, 66-81. Cambridge University Press.

Yoshioka, Hitoshi 吉岡斉. 1999. Genshiryoku no shakaishi: sono Nihon-teki tenkai. 原子力の社会史―その日本的展開 [A Social History of Nuclear Power: Its Development in Japan] Asahi Shinbunsha. 朝日新聞社.

Yoshioka, Hitoshi. 2005. “Forming a Nuclear Regime and Introducing Commercial Reactors,” and “Nuclear Power Research and the Scientists’ Role.” In A Social History of Science and Technology in Contemporary Japan: Road to Self-reliance, 1952-1959, edited by Shigeru Nakayama, Kunio Gotō, and Hitoshi Yoshioka, 80-124. Trans Pacific Press.

Yoshioka, Hitoshi. 2006. “Future Plans for Nuclear Physics Research,” “The Rise of Nuclear Fusion Research,” “The Development and Utilization of Nuclear Reactors.” In A Social History of Science and Technology in Contemporary Japan: Volume 4: High Economic Growth Period, 1960-1969, edited by Shigeru Nakayama and Hitoshi Yoshioka, 189-273. Melbourne: Trans Pacific Press.

Multimedia: Films, websites, etc.

Boyce, Angie. 2011. Educational Module: Understanding the International Nuclear Event Scale../teach311/category/source-medium/web-resources/

British Pathé. 1957. Atom Fear Stirs Japan. Video, from British Pathé video film archive,http://www.britishpathe.com/record.php?id=66625

British Pathé. 1957. Jap Protest. Video, from British Pathé video film archive, http://www.britishpathe.com/record.php?id=32824

British Pathé. 1962. Ban The Bomb Demonstration in Tokyo. Video, from British Pathé video film archive, http://www.britishpathe.com/record.php?id=62269

Curtis, Adam. 1992. A is for Atom, Google video, 45:51 min, accessed Apr 24, 2011, fromhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EviEN0ScOwg

Dōryokuro Kakunenryō kaihatsu jigyōdan 動力炉・核燃料開発事業団 [Japan Power Reactor and Nuclear Fuel Development Corporation]. 1993. Tayoreru Nakama Purūtokun: Purutoniyumu Monogatari 頼れる仲間プルト君 —プルトニウム物語 [Trust your Friend Pluto-kun: A Plutonium Story]. YouTube video, 10: 52, posted by “chiniasobu,” Mar 28, 2011, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJlul0lTroY&NR=1

Hachiya, Kazuhiko. 2011. Unchi, Onara de Tatoeru Genpatsu Kaisetsu: Onaka ga Itakunatta Genpatsu-kun. うんち・おならで例える原発解説〜おなかがいたくなった原発くん [Explaining the Nuclear Accident with Farts and Poop – Nuclear Reactor Boy’s Upset Stomach]. YouTube video, 4:34 min, posted by GenkiRadio, Mar 16, 2011, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5sakN2hSVxA&

Kamanaka, Hitomi. 2010. Ashes to Honey. Group Gendai.

NHK. 1995. Genpatsu Dōnyū Shinario Reisenka no Tainichi Genshiryoku Senryaku 原発導入シナリオ ~冷戦下の対日原子力戦略 [Cold War Scenarios for Introducing Nuclear Energy to Japan]. YouTube video, 45 min, posted by “naga2218,” Mar 27, 2011, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnPdkg-lZE8

Nichiei Kagaku Eiga Seisakujo. 日映科学映画製作所 [Nichiei Science Film Production]. 1985. Fukushima no Genshiryoku. 福島の原子力 [Nuclear Power of Fukushima]. YouTube video, 27:00, posted originally by “habingo2,” April 02, 2011, part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sspp6D8giHc, part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cTshYXmN1AY (Japanese). English subtitled version by Kudakwashe Mutenda and Keiko Nishimura, posted by “collabo311.” 13 September 2011. 
Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gFkkRr-gMww, Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0E90DeDzpus.

Röhl, Nicholas. 1995. Kakusareta Hibaku Rōdō: Nihon no Genpatsu Rōdōsha. 隠された被曝労働 – 日本の原発労働者 物語 [Nuclear Ginza]. YouTube video, 30 min, posted by “aikoku369”, Mar 30, 2011, from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TC7sFNtGk4A

Tokyo Modern I: Koizumi Kishio’s “100 Views” of the Imperial Capital (1928-1940), available at:  http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/tokyo_modern_01/index.html

United States War Department. 1946. Tale of Two Cities. YouTube video, 12: 03 min, posted by “nuclearvault,” Sep 5, 2009, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPvYw9cm8GY

Urbano, Carl, John Sutherland Productions. 1953. A is for Atom, YouTube video, 15 min, posted by “nuclearvault,” Jul 30, 2009,http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gi-ItrJISQE