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INDEX Abandonment, sense of, 42-44, 46, 84, 124, 125, 183, 194, 234, 240, 252, 362, 387, 406, 497 of the dead, 93 religious formulation of, 373-374 Abnormal births, see Genetic effects A-bomb, see Atomic Bomb "A-bomb disease," 103-163, 238, 481, 484, 498, 504, 507, 540, 547 effects of environment on, 131-132 and marriage, 116-118 and mass-media, 132-135 and neuroses, 103-144 personal myths about, 111-115 physicians' outlook on, 149-160 psychological sequence of, 114, 117, 122 and psychoses, 126-130, 140 psychosomatic symptoms in, 108-111 response to statistics on, 141-145 spectrum of, 160-162 and suicide, 135-141 A-Bomb Dome, 231, 238, 250, 275-280, 311,364,460,485 A-bomb literature, 181, 397-450, 543-555 defined, 399-401 hostility toward America in, 414-426 nonhibakusha, 413-439 poetry of, 440-450, 456 problems in writing, 402-412 underground themes in, 433-439 A-bomb Maidens, 133, 200, 336, 337, 341, 349, 358 A-bomb man, 165-208; see also Atomic bomb survivors, Hibakusha A-bomb orphans, 39, 241, 245, 247, 253, 259, 337, 338 A-bomb Ronin, 453-456 "A-Bomb Victim Number One/' 231237 Accumulation of silence, see Silence Adaptation, 11, 94, 153, 204, 254, 385, 394, 499, 519 Aesthetics, 61, 68, 174, 397, 446-447, 459-461; see also Culture, Japanese Agawa, Hiroyuki, 391-392, 424-432, 518, 538 Akirame, 185-186, 376, 393 Ambivalence, 55, 62, 69, 96, 176, 193194 , 196, 219, 233, 237, 253-269, 299, 300-302, 307, 317-365, 402, 489 and A-Bomb Dome, 275-280 in literature, 432 in film, 455 American Hero or A Hero of the U.S.A. (Amerika no Eiyu), 478 America, 71, 94, 200, 223, 227, 317-331 577 578 Index America (continued) "Family feeling" toward, 330-331 hostility toward, 242, 298, 317-318, 414-426 as instigator, 318-323 as morally responsible, 320-326 nuclear testing by, 139, 228, 282, 284, 290-291, 295, 298 and occupation forces, 327-332 official reaction of, 333-336 reconciliation with, 339-342 sensitivity to, 336-339, 343-354, 361365 spokesmen for, 333-336, 345, 453, 456n. see also American occupation, Americans , United States American Occupation (1945-1952), 91, 100, 132, 213, 233, 242-243, 266, 270, 280, 282, 327-332, 389, 454, 497 and censorship, 290, 403 Americans, 6, 7, 8, 81, 154, 224, 228, 243, 244, 297, 478, 518, 529 curiosity about, 97, 399 financial support from, 146, 234, 290 guilt of, 327, 329, 334, 428 medical personnel, 159, 233, 328n., 337, 344, 520, 529 as portrayed in films, 461 see also United States, America Ancestor worship, 380, 492, 493; see also Culture, Japanese Anemia, 105, 135, 147, 155 Annihilation, 393, 411, 422, 486, 528 in literature, 448 Antagonism, see Hostility Anti-Semitism, 485; see also Jews, Racism Anxiety, 72, 168, 204, 259, 312, 402 and bodily symptoms, 108, 297 contagion, 516-521 and denial-transcendence conflict, 182192 effects of environment on, 131-132 and mass media, 133-135 relation of mythology to, 111-115 nuclear, in film, 464-467 over radiation effects, 106-107, 111115 , 503, 540 residual, 368 separation, 485, 486n., 490, 537 over statistics, 142 Apathy, 211 Argonne National Laboratory, 7In. Artistic dilemmas, 451-478 and A-Bomb films, 451-468 in music, 469, 471-472 in painting, 469-471 resolutions of, 473-478 Asada, Sekiji, 472 Asahi Graphic, 454 Asahi Journal, 8 Asahi News No. 363, 456 Asahi Shimbun, 134, 135, 143n., 263n. Asceticism, 249, 368n. At War with the Newts, 429 Atomic bomb adaptation to, 11,90-102 anniversary of, 280-289 art, 397-478 "beggars," 197 behavior, 28 blast, 20-21 ceremony, 280-282 creative response to, 397-478 destruction, 14 disease, see "A-bomb disease" dramas, 397 ethics of, 8 experience, see Atomic bomb experience explosion of, 19-20 on film, 397,450-468, 475 fireball, 19 heroism, 454n. human adaptation to, 11, 90-102 humor, 23, 34, 55,79,391,410 immediate reactions to, 21-30, 31, 62 leaders, see Atomic bomb leaders legends, see Mythology literature, see A-bomb literature love, in films, 467-468 music, see Music mythology, see Mythology neurosis, 119-130, 147; see also "Abomb disease" orphans, see A-bomb orphans painting, 469-471 poets, 441-450, 475 radio dramas, 397 reactions toward Americans after, 317365 retaliation for, 79-80 rumors, 67-72, 73 selling the, 415 uniqueness of, 81 warnings, 17 as a weapon, 72-76, 78, 82, 131 writers...

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9781469602363
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9780807843444
MARC Record
OCLC
868030268
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606
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2014-01-01
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English
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