Polarization was not used, because all of the Japanese already hated the Chinese, and they were already separated. (The Nanking Massacre.com) During the stage of preparation, the Japanese transported Chinese soldiers to a remote location on the outskirts of Nanking to be assembled for killing, and after soldiers were gone the Japanese soldiers targeted the citizens. During the Nanking massacre there wasn’t a persecution because the Japanese soldiers would just kill the Chinese people after dehumanizing them, and once they were dead then the Japanese would take what they wanted. The Japanese carried out the extermination by rape, burning people alive, torn apart by dogs, tortured by needles, decapitation, and stabbing by bayonet. (The Nanking Massacre.com) Denial is the final step of Genocide.
Nanjing Massacre: The role of Iwane Matsui The Nanjing Massacre, also called the Nanking Massacre, took place in Nanjing on December 13, 1937. It is also known as the Rape of Nanking (Rape of Nanjing). It was a genocidal war crime that lasted more than six weeks. A mass murder and rape of Japanese troops happened against Nanking, the capital of China back then. The Imperial Japanese Army murdered over 300,000 civilians and disarmed combats.
In the early summer of 1900 in Beijing, the Boxers “burned churches, killed foreign missionaries and slaughtered tens of thousands of 'secondary hair ones'” (Lefeber 13). Through these actions, it led foreigners as well as Chinese citizens to view the Boxers as misguided patriots because they massacred Christian missionaries and foreign officials as well as Chinese citizens who were converted to Christianity. To prevent foreign powers spreading their faith, mechanisms and technologies to Chinese citizens, Boxers cut off the communication among the cities. Cutting off food resources, foreigners ate by denominations. Furthermore, the Boxers destroyed foreign compounds and spread the rumors about the foreigners to Chinese citizens.
One of the most horrible events of the Japanese occupation of China was the Nanjing massacre. However, in this modern society, most people do not know about how and why many Chinese were butchered in the city of Nanjing. In addition, the Nanjing massacre is denied by many conservative Japanese politicians because this event is seen as Japan’s greatest shame and they do not want their future generations to know and learn about the terrible massacre. But, there are many possible explanations why this event happened and generally many historians believe that the brutal Nanjing massacre occurred because of the very tough fight that Chinese armies had put up in Shanghai in 1937. However, “Japanese imperialism and their desire for expansion” and
Another example of PTSD is the PTSD that Sebastian Rodrigues experiences in Shusaku Endo’s novel “Silence.” “Silence” is a historical fiction that follows a Portages Catholic priest, Sebastian Rodrigues, who travels to Japan to spread the word of Christ. During his time there he witness Catholics who are tortured and killed for their faith. The book is based on the killing of Catholics in Japan during the 17th century. Catholic missionaries as well as Japanese Catholics were tortured and killed due to their faith. People watched as their fellow Catholics were drowned, hung, and executed right before their very eyes which left many people in silence.
“The Holocaust was the most evil crime ever committed.” – Stephen Ambrose Holocaust is this event, this tragic moment of our history which touched millions of people with the story of masses being killed in the period of more than ten years, from 1933 to 1945, that it became its own phenomenon – genocide (The Holocaust). The Nazi, who thought German were superior over the Jewish people, took away the life of around six million Jews: number almost as large as the Bulgarian population nowadays, if we don’t count the other ethnic groups that were murdered. The survivors were left to deal with the effects of the genocide: the psychological trauma, loss of family members, fear of going home and, of course, political issues. In my research paper
The sound of a weapon that snatches the life of an innocent person. The worry of a mother to knows that his son will not return home. The tears of the children when they saw how the soldiers killed other people mercilessly. It would be better if we decide to change the racial hatred for the compression, the luxuries for humility, the missiles for helping the people who live in poverty. All these terrible things we can prevent by means of a passive dialogue.
During his time there he witness Catholics who are tortured and killed for their faith. The book is based on the killing of Catholics in Japan during the 17th century. Catholic missionaries as well as Japanese Catholics were tortured and killed due to their faith. People watched as their fellow Catholics were drowned, hung, and executed right before their very eyes which left many people in silence. The longer Sebastian stayed in Japan, the more trauma he witnesses leaving him in silence.
During the course of the occupation of Japan, culture in Korea was greatly disturbed as artwork, temples, artifacts, and historical documents were destroyed. Over 180,000 Koreans were killed during the occupation and the Japanese took many captives1. Korea was renamed, “Chosen” by the Japanese and the people were to immediately follow Japanese rules2. The restriction of Korean rights gave the Japanese an immense amount of power over them which the used to oppress the teaching of the Korean language and history. The working class of Korea was all forced to use Japanese and work as farmers for the Japanese.
incident. The Bowne No. incident, Chinese people who caused the riot could withstand the abuse in the No. merchant ship Bowne heading to the United States from China, has been left behind in Ishigaki Island. Because he killed a captain in the 19th century, by dispatched British troops murder, or refers to the prisoners to have been the case.