1-20 of 303 Search Results for

settler society

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 265–266.
Published: 01 February 2020
... that populated Changchun/Xinjing. Constructing Empire enriches our understanding of one of the key cities of the Japanese Empire and presents a more nuanced view of Japanese settler society in that city. In a lengthy conclusion, Sewell explores the afterlives of these developments: the experience...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (3): 869–871.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., not only Asians (Khmer, Chinese, and Vietnamese) but also Europeans—especially the lower classes of the European settler society—needed to be regulated and disciplined. “Behind the front of solidarity and common goals,” Muller explains, “the colonial government went to great lengths to police poor white...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (4): 1235–1237.
Published: 01 November 2009
... discusses the definitional axis of the book and then gestures toward these other “categories of acts” that take up much discussion and litigation as well as moral redress in contemporary settler societies such as Canada and Australia. I will discuss an example of these “acts” shortly. But Kiernan distills...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 175–177.
Published: 01 February 2011
... that settler societies, diaspora communities, Creole societies speaking Spanish and Portuguese, and Muslim communities all faced the common challenge of keeping the old ways, the old faith, the old language, in new and alien worlds. In chapter 6, Wills writes on the troubled period from 1640 to 1670, when...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (4): 639–662.
Published: 01 November 2023
... Asia. amy.johnson@gcsu.edu © 2023 Association for Asian Studies 2023 environmental change settler society malaria eradication Nepal Tarai The sweltering noonday heat of a Tarai summer hangs heavily on the body. It is all one can do to raise a hand to flick away a fly. By evening...
FIGURES | View All (5)
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 February 1998
.... Conversely, China's very nearness impelled some Australians to strive for an understanding of 'a neighbour' or to conceive of a unique Australian future in Asia. Where Australia differed from other white settler societies like those in North America and South Africa in terms of the specificities...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 253–254.
Published: 01 February 2021
... 2021 Asian exclusion connotes a uniformity of immigration regulation that conflates the piecemeal process by which limits on Asian migration actually emerged in white settler societies and some Central and South American nations. 1 As early as 1862, the US Congress began by banning...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 248–276.
Published: 01 May 2000
... bungaku: manshū to kindai nippon . Tokyo : Iwanami Shinsho . Kennedy Dane. 1987 . Islands of White: Settler Society and Culture in Kenya and Southern Rhodesia, 1890–1939 . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press . Kokumin Jitsugyō-Bu sangyō Chōsa-Kyoku. 1936 . Nōson jittai chōsa hōkoku...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 227–238.
Published: 01 February 2021
.... Prior to the construction of an overseas empire in 1898, native peoples in the continental United States provided white Americans with their primary experience of alien cultures (p. 37). Native communities adhered to sociopolitical and economic systems so distinct from Euro-American settler societies...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 809–836.
Published: 01 November 2019
... over gender imbalance, already a demographic problem in settler society. Farming communities on the soy frontier consisted of multigenerational families and their male tenant workers, and thus featured disproportionately more men than women. In hamlets later sampled by Japanese doctors in Keshan...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (2): 361–385.
Published: 01 May 2005
...¯zanzoku), lived on or beyond the savage border and had minimal contact with the settler society or the imperial state. While the two categories of cooked and raw savages came to form the larger subdivisions of an ossi ed ethnological classi cation during the Japanese colonial period, such categories...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 645–671.
Published: 01 August 2001
...). In this context, Karafuto as a predominantly settler colony has a particularly interesting story to tell. As someone who lives in Australia, I am fascinated by the problem of settler colonial identity, and by the varied and contested ways in which different groups in colonial society struggled to reconcile...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 521–547.
Published: 01 August 2019
... their achievements as glorious as those of their British counterparts (HKZ 1880b , 1–4). Sekishinsha (Loyal Hearts Society), a migration association established in 1880 in Kobe, aimed to relocate declassed samurai to Hokkaido. Tsuda applauded it as a success in emulating the example of the Mayflower settlers...
FIGURES | View All (6)
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 820–822.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Emily Anderson The Brokers of Empire: Japanese Settler Colonialism in Korea, 1876–1945 . By Jun Uchida . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2013 . 481 pp. $59.95 (cloth); $29.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014 For all...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (4): 778–780.
Published: 01 November 2023
...” (10, 22, 53). It declares that US intervention in Vietnam should be seen as “not only a Cold War phenomenon but as part of a longer genealogy of American westward expansion across the Pacific Islands (Guam), and into Asia—both Southeast Asia (Vietnam) and West Asia (Palestine)” (52), a “settler...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1084–1086.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Robert A. Hegwood The Making of Japanese Settler Colonialism: Malthusianism and Trans-Pacific Migration, 1868–1961 . By Sidney Xu Lu . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2019 . xv, 314 pp. ISBN: 9781108482424 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 254–256.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Yung-fa Chen Averill ends the story abruptly with the early settlers’ elimination of Mao's two bandit allies, but he fails to spell out the echoes of the event in Mao's later slaughter of almost an entire first generation of educated Jiangxi Communists, which happened to include many party...
Journal Article
Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 5 (2): 172–175.
Published: 01 February 1946
... consider going to the Orient, and at that time only those at the bottom of the 172 THE EURASIAN IN INDONESIAN SOCIETY 173 economic ladder, those attemping to escape punishment, or the black sheep of wealthy families, went to the East Indies. In those days, the white settlers were strongly attracted...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 401–403.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., particularly if we train our sights on the meaning of "foreign" in the century of imperialist encroachment. James Hevia took us in the right direction, in his study of the Macartney embassy, by his portrayal of Macartney as an exemplar of a specific stratum of late eighteenth-century British society rather...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 706–729.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Jun Uchida Abstract This article explores the role of affect and sentiment in shaping cross-cultural encounters in late colonial Korea, as seen and experienced through the eyes of Japanese men and women who grew up in Seoul. By interweaving the oral and written testimonies of former settlers who...