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Unformatted text preview: security treaty with Japan. Basically allows Japan to remilitarized . Peace treaty signed with many asian countries but not with Russia. -US tells Japan to get a 300,000 man army-Formation of the safety agency in1952-In 1954, there are 210,000 american soldiers in Japan. -Japan becomes both a strategic partner and showcase for the Americans during the Cold War-1954 hydrogen bomb testing goes wrong Japanese fisherman killed o This leads to a peace movement within Japan. It is this movement that rediscovers Hiroshima and Nagasaki -Okinawa is held as an American base until 1972. Changes in lifestyle Japan-In 1950s, Japanese economy is fueled by domestic consumption-By 1960s, Japanese are the highest consumers of tv’s-There are a lot of transformation in gender roles Godzilla-People thought that the skin of Godzilla looked like the victim of atomic bombing (keloid skin)-Look at how he is defeated....
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2010 for the course HISTORY 9c taught by Professor Marotti during the Spring '09 term at UCLA.
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