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Title Anthropology and colonialism in Asia and Oceania / [edited by] Jan van Bremen and Akitoshi Shimizu.
Imprint Richmond, Surrey : Curzon, 1999.

Series Anthropology of Asia series
Anthropology of Asia series (Richmond upon Thames, London, England)
Subject Anthropology -- Asia -- History -- Congresses.
Anthropology -- Oceania -- History -- Congresses.
Colonies -- Asia -- History -- Congresses.
Colonies -- Oceania -- History -- Congresses.
Alt Name Bremen, Jan van, 1946-2005.
Shimizu, Akitoshi, 1942-
Description 1 online resource (xi, 409 pages) : illustrations, maps.
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Note "This volume owes its origins to the workshop 'Colonial anthropology in East and South-East Asia: a comparative view' which met in 1995 on 18-20 May in the Centre for Japanese and Korean Studies in the University of Leiden in the Netherlands"--Page xi.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Anthropology in colonial contexts: a tale of two countries and some / Jan van Bremen and Akitoshi Shimizu -- Anthropology in colonial contexts: the second Kamchatka expedition (1733-1743) and the Danish-German Arabia expedition (1761-1767) / Han F. Vermeulen -- Academic traditions, urban dynamics and colonial threat: the rise of ethnography in early modern Japan / Margarita Winkel -- From texts to bodies: Brian Houghton Hodgson and the emergence of ethnology in India / Peter Pels -- Nationalist anthropology in Taiwan 1945-1996, a reflexive survey / Fred Y.L. Chiu -- Colonialism and the development of modern anthropology in Japan / Akitoshi Shimizu -- Assimilation from within, appropriation from without: the folklore-studies and ethnology of Ryūkyū/Okinawa / Patrick Beillevaire -- Japanese colonialism and the investigation of Taiwanese 'old customs' / Timothy Y. Tsu -- The natives next-door: ethnology in colonial Korea / Boudewijn Walraven -- Japanese colonial policy and anthropology in Manchuria / Katsumi Nakao -- Staging ethnography: theatre and Japanese colonialism / Jennifer Robertson -- Toilet training, shame, and the influence of alien cultures: cultural anthropologists and American policy making for postwar Japan 1944-1945 / Rudolf V.A. Janssens -- Colonial ideologies and ethnological discourses: a comparison of the United Faculties at Leiden and Utrecht / Jan de Wolf -- Crossing borders, healing wounds: Leiden anthropology and the colonial encounter 1917-1949 / Michael Prager -- The Japanese and Dutch anthropology of insular South-East Asia in the colonial period 1879-1949 / Jan van Bremen -- Colonialism, anthropology and the politics of professionalisation: an argumentative afterword / Eyal Ben-Ari.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781136105869 (electronic bk.)
1136105867 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 826121622
Additional Format Print version: Anthropology and colonialism in Asia and Oceania. Richmond, Surrey : Curzon, 1999 0700706046 (DLC) 98123070 (OCoLC)40697887

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