3/11, Asbestos, and the Unmaking of Japan’s Modern World

Title

3/11, Asbestos, and the Unmaking of Japan’s Modern World

Authors

Brett Walker

Files

Description

Brett Walker, Montana State University, explores the role asbestos has played in the construction and, more importantly, the destruction of Japan’s environment, with a focus on the natural and the unnatural disasters of the 3/11 disaster and the later clean up.

Publication Date

12-3-2014

Keywords

asbestos, construction, Japan, environment, 3/11 disaster, modernization

Disciplines

Asian Studies | Environmental Health and Protection | Sustainability

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