A special web exhibition "Homeland and Overseas, as Seen in Archival Records: Personnel Changes around Former Colonies and Occupied Territories" released. (January 31, 2018)
Febrary 01, 2018
This web exhibition looks at Japan's former colonies and occupied territories from the perspective of organizational changes in the governing institutions Japan established there, personnel movements among such institutions in the Japanese homeland and the former colonies and occupied territories, and the careers of bureaucrats who worked in the former colonies. Its specific goal is to shed light on what impact the existence of these former colonies and occupied territories had on Japan's government institutions and bureaucracy.
2017 EAJRS Conference in Oslo Talk Released Online: "Improving JACAR's Search System" (October 13, 2017)
October 13, 2017
European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists (EAJRS) Conference in Oslo
The talk took place on September 15, 2017 between 9:45 AM and 10:15 AM
JACAR Researcher Hikari Mizusawa "Improving JACAR's Search System"
A special web exhibition "Japan's Wartime and Postwar Periods Recorded: Transformation of Japan's Governance Structure" released.(December 22, 2016)
December 22, 2016
Do you know that some of the current Japanese political, social and cultural practices are rooted in the prewar days or maintained in different ways from that period? This web exhibition introduces how people's life had been transformed from the prewar period to the postwar occupation by using public records of the government organizations, laws and ordinances.