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Harvard East Asian Monographs 367

Rise of a Japanese Chinatown

Yokohama, 1894–1972

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$23.00 • £18.95 • €20.50

ISBN 9780674244535

Publication Date: 03/10/2020


266 pages

6 x 9 inches

16 photos, 2 illus., 3 maps

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  • List of Figures and Maps
  • Acknowledgments
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Sino–Japanese War and Ethnic Unity, 1894–95
  • 2. Expatriate Nationalists and the Politics of Mixed Residence, 1895–1911
  • 3. Cooperation, Conflict, and Modern Life in an International Port, 1912–32
  • 4. Sino–Japanese War, Sino–Japanese Friendship, and the Yokohama-ite Identity, 1933–45
  • 5. A Town Divided: The Cold War in Yokohama Chinatown, 1945–72
  • Conclusion: Minorities in a Monoethnic State and the Micropolitics of Everyday Life
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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