By Christopher Hood
Just because the sinking of the Titanic is embedded within the public realization within the English-speaking international, so the crash of JAL flight JL123 is a part of the japanese collective reminiscence. The 1985 crash concerned the most important death for any unmarried air crash on the earth. 520 humans, a lot of whom have been returning to their ancestral domestic for the Obon spiritual pageant, have been killed; there have been simply 4 survivors.
This booklet tells the tale of the crash, discusses the various arguable concerns surrounding it, and considers why it has come to have such value for plenty of eastern. It exhibits how the japanese spoke back to the catastrophe: attempting to understand how a defective fix could have brought on the crash, and the truth that rescue prone took this kind of very long time to arrive the distant crash web site; how the bereaved handled their loss; how the media in Japan and within the wider international mentioned the catastrophe; and the way the catastrophe is remembered and honored. The e-book highlights the media insurance of anniversary occasions and the japanese books and movies in regards to the crash; the very specific memorialization method in Japan, along jap attitudes to loss of life and faith; it issues out in what methods this crash either displays commonplace jap behaviour and in what methods the crash is unique.
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Dealing with Disaster in Japan: Responses to the Flight JL123 Crash (Routledge Contemporary Japan Series) by Christopher Hood