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Taiwan Under Japanese Colonial Rule, 1895-1945
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Binghui Liao, David Der-wei Wang, Dewei Wang
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

The first study of colonial Taiwan in English, this volume brings together seventeen essays by leading scholars to construct a comprehensive cultural history of Taiwan under Japanese rule. Contributors from the United States, Japan, and Taiwan explore a number of topics through a variety of theoretical, comparative, and postcolonial perspectives,
Becoming
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: Leo T. S. Ching
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-06-30 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

This book examines political and cultural identity formations in Taiwan during Japanese domination from the early 1920s to the end of Japanese rule in 1945.
Japanese Taiwan
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Andrew D. Morris
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Colonial agents worked for fifty years to make a Japanese Taiwan, using technology, culture, statistics, trade, and modern ideologies to remake their new territory according to evolving ideas of Japanese empire. Since the end of the Pacific War, this project has been remembered, imagined, nostalgized, erased, commodified, manipulated, idealized and
Taiwan in Japan’s Empire-Building
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Hui-yu Caroline Tsai
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-13 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores the institutions through which Taiwan was governed under Japanese colonial rule, illuminating how the administration was engineered and how Taiwan was placed in Japan’s larger empire building. The author argues that rather than envisaging the ruling of the society and then going on to frame policies accordingly
Colonial Taiwan
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Pei-yin Lin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-03 - Publisher: BRILL

This book provides a refreshing and comprehensive analysis on colonial Taiwanese literature. It accentuates its thematic and stylistic richness, challenges the reductive “collaboration-resistance” binary, and calls for a multifaceted literary commonwealth.