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The Mathematician K. Ogura and the “Greater East Asia War”

  • Tetu Makino

Abstract

Kinnosuke Ogura (1885-1962) was an excellent Japanese mathematician, struggling for the modernization and democratization of his home country. However, during the Sino-Japanese War, Ogura was trapped in the mobilization of the Tennoist aggression against China. This paper provides some evidence, seeks for an explanation, and draws some tentative conclusions.

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Science Education Mathematics Education Class Society Chinese Mathematic Japanese Translation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tetu Makino
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringYamaguchi University UbeJapan

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