The Associated Press reports that the Massachusetts Institute of Technology removed a history course web presentation amid complaints from Chinese students. The web page depicted a 19th-century wood-print image of Japanese soldiers beheading Chinese captives, and contained disparaging language. The complaints led to an apology from one of the professors of a course named "Visualizing Cultures," which employs images of the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-1895. The course was created by Pulitzer Prize-winning history professor John Dower and linguistics professor Shigeru Miyagawa. Miyagawa has offered an apology on his web page......
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