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By Nami Kim, Wonhee Anne Joh (eds.)

Drawing on cultural stories student Kuan-Hsing Chen's threefold thought of decolonization, deimperialization, and de-cold-war, this e-book presents analyses of the interrelated matters in regards to the dating among Christianity and the U.S.' imperialist militarism within the Asia Pacific. participants discover the results people imperialist militarism at the formation of Asian and Asian American collective subjectivity and inter/intra subjectivity. The ebook investigates the ways that Christianity (broadly defined), in its personal complexity, has been complicit in retaining and reinforcing US imperialist army agendas in either nationwide and foreign contexts. Conversely, the amount additionally discusses some of the websites and cases the place Christianity has controlled to function a strength of resistance opposed to US imperialist militarism.

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Drawing on cultural stories pupil Kuan-Hsing Chen's threefold suggestion of decolonization, deimperialization, and de-cold-war, this booklet offers analyses of the interrelated matters in regards to the courting among Christianity and the USA' imperialist militarism within the Asia Pacific. members discover the results folks imperialist militarism at the formation of Asian and Asian American collective subjectivity and inter/intra subjectivity.

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31 This aggressive and unavoidably imperial reach also leaves in its wake worlds in ruins. While the colonial world may have ended, we continue to live in a world shaped and often overdetermined by the myriad of legacies left through histories of colonialism and ongoing imperialism. A most noticeable continuation of this legacy is the global presence of the US military empire. In the ruins of imperial militarism, imperial war leaves its devastation not only in the lands of peoples but also in their psyches.

Alexander, Trauma: A Social Theory (New York: Polity, 2012), 3. , The Ethics of Remembering and The Consequences of Forgetting (Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015). In locating and extending sustained structural traumas as another form and distinct from a singular traumatic event, Dominick LaCapra explores the various ways that a singular event as definitive of trauma needs to be challenged. Cf. LaCapra, Dominick Writing History, Writing Trauma (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001).

Although this seemingly diverse administration lacks any Asian American presence, the enemies, who infiltrate the White House with the help of a turncoat white agent, are all Asian—or, more accurately, North Korean. The second movie is Red Dawn (2012), which is a remake of a 1984 movie by the same title. Instead of the White House, the target of attack and occupation is a town in the state of Washington: Spokane. —North Koreans. A white male US marine (Chris Hemsworth), who happens to be home on leave, trains a small group of high schoolers to be a kind of guerilla resistance force against the North Korean occupiers, who are under the command of a Captain Cho (Will Lun Lee).

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