Department   Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University  College of Asia Pacific Studies
   Position   Professor
Language English
Publication Date 2016/09
Type Book(Whole book)
Title Japan after 3/11: Global Perspectives on the Earthquake, Tsunami, and Fukushima Meltdown edited by Pradyumna P. Karan et al.
Contribution Type Contributor
Publisher University Press of Kentucky
Volume, Issue, Page pp.251-268 (Chapter 12)
Author and coauthor Yukio Yotsumoto
Details Ch. 11 "The Social Structures of Victimization of Fukushima Residents Due to Radioactive Contamination from the 2011 Nuclear Disaster." This chapter discusses how residents of Fukushima Prefecture were victimized by the radioactive contamination by the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident, based on the content analysis of newspaper articles.