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80 Business Park Drive, Armonk, New York 10504.  Levine, and Jackie Hiltz.  cm. "An East gate book" Includes bibliographical references and index.  paper).  AsiaMilitary relationsUnited States.  MemorySocial aspectsUnited States.  Hiltz, Jackie. 48-1984. EB (c) 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 EB (p) 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 Page v CONTENTS Preface vii Introduction: Sounding the Human Dimensions of War Philip West, Steven I. Levine, and Jackie Hiltz 3 Part I. Memorializing 1. Remembering Beginnings and Endings: The Fiftieth Anniversary at Pearl Harbor and the Enola Gay Controversy at the National Air and Space Museum Edward T.

Arguing that they cannot, he declares that "the more policymakers straggle with diplomatic phrases that might neutralize the language of remembrance, the deeper they sink in the quagmire of moral indignations felt especially by those who fought the wars";3 (3) controversy surrounding memorial activity does not mean, as many journalists would have it, that something is "wrong"; rather, it is indicative that volatile memory work is under way. What follows, then, is an account of some of my experiencesand reflections Page 19 on themin the dramatic memorial events at Pearl Harbor and the memorial controversy at the National Air and Space Museum.

1. 2. Michael Kammen, Mystic Chords of Memory: The Transformation of Tradition in American Culture (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991), pp. 3, 13. 3. Charles Hill, "Fighting Stories: The Political Culture of Memory in Northeast Asian Relations," in Remembering and Forgetting: The Legacy of War and Peace in East Asia, ed. Gerrit W. Gong (Washington, DC: Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1996), p. 3. 4. Lucian Pye, "Memory, Imagination, and National Myths," in Gong, Remembering and Forgetting, p.

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