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China and Japan

Facing History

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$24.95 • £19.95 • €22.50

ISBN 9780674251458

Publication Date: 06/01/2021


536 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

Belknap Press


  • Preface
  • 1. Chinese Contributions to Japanese Civilization, 600–838
  • 2. Trade without Transformative Learning, 838–1862
  • 3. Responding to Western Challenges and Reopening Relations, 1839–1882
  • 4. Rivalry in Korea and the Sino–Japanese War, 1882–1895
  • 5. Japanese Lessons for a Modernizing China, 1895–1937 [with Paula S. Harrell]
  • 6. The Colonization of Taiwan and Manchuria, 1895–1945
  • 7. Political Disorder and the Road to War, 1911–1937 [with Richard Dyck]
  • 8. The Sino–Japanese War, 1937–1945
  • 9. The Collapse of the Japanese Empire and the Cold War, 1945–1972
  • 10. Working Together, 1972–1992
  • 11. The Deterioration of Sino–Japanese Relations, 1992–2018
  • 12. Facing the New Era
  • Biographies of Key Figures
  • Notes
  • Sources and Further Reading
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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