TITLE

After The Media Has Gone: Fukushima, Suicide and the Legacy of 3.11

AUTHOR(S)
SEGAWA, Makiko
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus;5/7/2012, Issue 19, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author explores the realities of living in the Fukushima Prefecture a year after the 2011 Great East Japan earthquake, the tsunami that followed, and the resulting Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant disaster. She reports that the municipal government of Minami-soma city, Fukushima Prefecture began implementing a blueprint, which includes lifting the no-entry regulations and changed evacuation zone designations that had stood since March 12, 2011. She further reports that this decision allowed people to return to the district of Odaka and some parts of the Haramachi district.
ACCESSION #
77473177

 

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