Department   Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University  College of Asia Pacific Studies
   Position   Professor
Language English
Publication Date 2014/12
Type Book(Whole book)
Title Japanese Journalism and the Japanese Newspaper, edited by Anthony Rausch
Contribution Type Single Work
Publisher Teneo Press
Volume, Issue, Page pp.217-239
Details Chapter 10. "Local Newspapers and the Post-Earthquake and Tsunami Reconstruction in Iwate Prefecture" -- The chapter studies a local newspaper, Iwate Nippo, and a community newspaper, Tokai Shimpo, in Iwate Prefecture, regarding their news coverages of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami reconstruction. The coastline of Iwate Prefecture experienced severe damages of the huge tsunami, so the study mainly focused on how they covered the tsunami-caused damages.
ISSN 978-1-934844-70-0