History of Japan

Isaac Meyer

Education, Higher Education

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Education 104
Higher Education 17

This podcast, assembled by a PhD student in History at the University of Washington, covers the entire span of Japanese history. Each week we'll tackle a new topic, ranging from prehistoric Japan to the modern day.


Episode 139 - The Soldiers of the Sun

March 5th, 2016

Episode 140 of 196 episodes

This week: conscription in Japan. What's it like to be conscripted into the Imperial Japanese Army? How are conscripts treated, and what are the goals of the conscription system?

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