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Japan’s culture: Culprit of the nuclear accident?

Opinion Piece/Newspaper Article

Toshihiro Higuchi

Published by
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, September 4, 2012

In this article for the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Toshihiro Higuchi, historian and 2011-2012 CISAC fellow, explains how the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear incident, contrary to the opinions of Japan's parliament, is not "uniquely Japanese."