Japanese Imperialism, 1894-1945 / Edition 1

Japanese Imperialism, 1894-1945 / Edition 1

by W. G. Beasley, Beasley
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0198221681

ISBN-13: 9780198221685

Pub. Date: 05/28/1991

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Studying the development, expansion, and eventual collapse of Japanese imperialism from the Sino-Japanese war of 1894-1895 through 1945, Beasley here discusses the dynamic relationship between a successful industrial economy and the building of an empire.

Overview

Studying the development, expansion, and eventual collapse of Japanese imperialism from the Sino-Japanese war of 1894-1895 through 1945, Beasley here discusses the dynamic relationship between a successful industrial economy and the building of an empire.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198221685
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1991
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
8.44(w) x 5.38(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps
ix
List of Tables
ix
Note on Personal Names, Place-names, Transliteration, and Abbreviations x
Introduction: Explanations of Imperialism
1(13)
The Treaty Port System and Japan
14(13)
The nature of the treaty port system
14(6)
The treaty port system in Japan
20(7)
Modernization and Imperialism
27(14)
Japanese responses to the West
27(7)
Wealth and strength
34(7)
Intervention in Korea, 1894-1895
41(14)
Japan and Korea before the Sino-Japanese War
42(6)
Japanese policy in Korea, 1894-1895
48(7)
The Peace Settlement with China, 1894-1896
55(14)
Liaotung and Taiwan
56(4)
The commercial provisions
60(9)
New Imperialism and the War with Russia, 1895-1905
69(16)
Spheres of influence: Korea and Fukien
71(7)
The conflict with Russia
78(7)
Formal and Informal Empire in North-east Asia, 1905-1910
85(16)
The annexation of Korea
86(4)
Japan's sphere of influence in Manchuria
90(11)
Chinese Revolution and World War
101(21)
The Chinese Revolution and the powers
102(6)
The Twenty-one Demands
108(7)
The origins of co prosperity
115(7)
Overseas Trade and Investment, 1895-1930
122(20)
Foreign trade and colonial trade
123(9)
Foreign investment
132(10)
Japan's Territorial Dependencies, 1895-1930
142(14)
Colonial government and society
143(6)
Colonial economies
149(7)
The Treaty Port System in Jeopardy, 1918-1931
156(19)
Japan and the Russian Revolution
158(5)
Japan and the treaty powers
163(6)
Japan and Chinese nationalism
169(6)
The Making of Manchukuo, 1931-1932
175(23)
Nationalism and militarism
176(6)
Japan and Manchuria before 1930
182(6)
The Manchurian Incident
188(6)
Manchukuo
194(4)
Japan's New Order in North-east Asia
198(22)
The advance into China
199(4)
The New Order
203(7)
The industrial heartland
210(10)
Advance to the South
220(13)
South-east Asia and economic self-sufficiency
222(11)
The Greater East Asia Co-prosperity Sphere
233(18)
Political structures
233(10)
Ideology and economics
243(8)
Conclusion: The Nature of Japanese Imperialism
251(8)
Bibliography 259(12)
Index 271

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