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Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393573-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9357-3
... (Ryukyu) Luxury Goods (Siam) Coins (Vietnam...
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376040-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7604-0
... into its functionaries in charge of maintaining its authority within their old communities. This incorporation of the former Ryūkyū kingdom elites into the bureaucratic structure of the Meiji state exacerbated existing social tensions and prepared the ground for new conflicts that subsequent chapters...
... that endeavor. Most of the editorial work for this manuscript was completed while I was a visiting lecturer at the University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan. I wish to thank the Japan–United States Educational Commission and the J. William Fulbright Foundation for sponsoring my stay at Ryudai...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393573-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9357-3
..., 390 ASEAN Free Trade Agreement (AFTA), Americas: indentured labor for, 69–71, 338 74; silver from, in Ryukyu trade, 124– Australia: Chinese immigration to, 80; 25; Spanish doctrinas printed in, 263. contract labor migration and, 75; tin See also United States...
Published: 21 November 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9007-7
... discussing our work. They were able to see this book in me, and helped me bring it to the page. I must also thank the countless people in Okinawa who helped me over the years. Hiyane Teruo at the University of the Ryukyus was a constant source of support and I am grateful for his sponsorship. I am also...
Published: 21 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390077-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9007-7
... American Power. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield, 2003. Heinrich, Patrick. ‘‘Language Planning and Language Ideology in the Ryukyu Islands Language Policy 3 (2003). Hertz, Robert. Death and the Right Hand. Glencoe, Ill.: Free Press, 1960. Hevia, James L. Cherishing Men from Afar: Qing Guest Ritual...
Published: 04 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388180-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8818-0
.... Information Agency calls and asks if I’ll give a lecture at the University of the Ryukyus in Okinawa on literature and everyday life at the time of the American Revolution, the topic of a book I’m writing. Ted has an engage- ment the same week to lecture at the Canadian Embassy in Tokyo, so it seems like...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399117-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9911-7
... Ryiikyiians from the feudalistic governance of their ruling classes.l 2 In Okinawa, the Ryukyu shinpo, a newspaper founded in 1893 by Okinawan minken elites, pushed its editorial support of cultural assimilation with Japan by emphasizing comparisons with the rest ofJapan, in which, of course, Okinawa...
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By Christopher T. Nelson
Published: 21 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390077-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9007-7
... 77, 99–100, 226n35, 228n60; Ry¯uky¯u Daigaku (University of the rakugoka, 38, 43, 228n60 Ryukyus), 18, 66, 97, 249n28 Rancière, Jacques, 15, 17, 89, 207, 212 Ry¯uky¯u sh¯obun, 242n30. See also Japan: Reported speech. See Language colonization of Okinawa...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393573-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9357-3
... precolonial interactions between China and Southeast Asia. Takeshi Hamashita opens this part by focusing attention on the Lidai Baoan (the precious documents of succes- sive generations of the Ryukyu Kingdom). This is a compilation of several large volumes of documents, written in Chinese with some...
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By Rebecca E. Karl
Published: 01 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383529-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8352-9
... 32, 38, 40, 154 Portuguese revolution, 177, 272–73 n.2 Ryukyu Islands (Liuqiu), 41, 110, 112, pro–Boers, 127. See also Boers 234 n.20 Qin Lishan, 166 ‘‘semi–colonialism 73, 137, 222 n.18 Qing dynasty, 3, 10, 12, 14, 16, 21–22, Shanghai...
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By Marc Gallicchio
Published: 31 July 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390527-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9052-7
.... contributors marc gallicchio was a Fulbright visiting lecturer at the University of the Ryukyus in 2004–2005. His book The African American Encounter with Japan and China: Black Internationalism in Asia, 1895–1945 (2000) won the Robert H. Ferrell Senior Book Award from the Society for...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373988-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7398-8
... near the Ryukyu kingdom, which was later to be taken over by the Japanese and known as Okinawa. The Ryukyu kingdom was a good choice for reentry, because it functioned as a side door to what was nominally a closed country. 1 84 Nation Within For two and a half years...
Published: 19 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389125-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8912-5
... Micronesia. In 1943, the oni directed George Murdock, Clellan Ford, and John Whiting to establish a research unit operating under the O≈ce of the Chief of Naval Operations (opnav) ‘‘to process data on all the islands of the Pacific held by Japan—from the Marshalls to the Ryukyus and Formosa—in ac...
Published: 26 December 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389156-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8915-6
... economic system based on trade between sovereign states displaced a system of economic and political relations expressed in a Confucian ter- minology of hierarchical relations. The Sinocentric system had allowed for a great deal of territorial ambiguity, so that the kingdom of the Ryūkyū islands...
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By Noriko Aso
Published: 06 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399711-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9971-1
... “Japan,” re- spectively organized by the shogunate, Satsuma domain (now Kagoshima Prefecture), and Hizen domain (Saga Prefecture). A hotbed of antisho- gunal sentiment, Satsuma first attempted to participate as the Kingdom of the Ryūkyūs (Ryūkyū Ōkoku; now Okinawa Prefecture), a territory it had...
Published: 25 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385134-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8513-4
... of our Japaneseness.Therefore, we have asked the first-generation leaders of the prefectural association to change its Portuguese name. After all, Okinawans come from Japan too. Of course we know that Okinawans built the Ryukyu Kingdom, and that this was subjugated by Satsuma [a feudal...
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By Kim Brandt
Published: 29 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389545-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8954-5
...¯osai kenbo (good wife, wise mother) Shiga Naoya, 65, 83, 251 n. 81. See also ideology, 120–121 Shirakaba Ry¯uky¯u. See Okinawa Shikiba Ry¯uzabur¯o: Yanagi Muneyoshi Ry¯uky¯u shinp¯o (Ryukyu News), 211 and, 43, 46, 102, 145, 147, 154, 157...
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By Noriko Aso
Published: 06 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399711-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9971-1
...: Cen- ter for Japanese Studies, 2012. Zoku Nihon no rekishi o yominaosu. Tokyo: Chikuma shobō, 1996. Arazato Kinbuku, Ooshiro Tatsuhiro, and the Ryūkyū shinpōsha. Okinawa no hya- kunen, vol. 2. Tokyo: Taihei, 1971. Arendt, Hannah. The Human Condition. Chicago: University of Chicago Press...
Published: 21 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390077-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9007-7
... the work of Onaha B¯uten who regularly appeared as both a doctor and a teacher in his performances Terurin’s student Tamaki Mitsuru and members of Tamaki’s troupe∞∏ often appear in the role of doc- tors or professors at the University of the Ryukyus. I learned more about the experiences that...