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Asian and Pacific cosmopolitans

Asian and Pacific cosmopolitans

self and subject in motion

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire [Eng.], New York, N. Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmopolitanism -- Asia -- Congresses,
  • Cosmopolitanism -- Pacific Area -- Congresses,
  • Subjectivity -- Congresses,
  • Self -- Asia -- Congresses,
  • Self -- Pacific Area -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Kathryn Robinson ; foreword by Richard Werbner.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsRobinson, Kathryn May, 1949-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21321370M
    ISBN 100230013309
    ISBN 109780230013308

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    Pacific Cosmopolitans: A Cultural History of U.S.-Japan Relations. By Michael R. Auslin. (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, Pp. $) From McDonald's to sushi, from baseball to anime, exchanges of popular culture between the United States and Japan have wrought changes that many people take for : Joseph M. Henning.   May marks the time that we celebrate the amazing culture, contributions, and history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. With vast ethnicities that cover large swaths of the world, this month is a wonderful time to introduce your child to all of the amazing cultures that make up Asian American and Pacific Islander populations.


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TONY DAY is Visiting Fellow, National Humanities Centre, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, and Senior Associate, Carolina Asia Center of the UNC- Chapel Hill, USA ALISON DUNDON is Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, Australian National University, Australia RICHARD EVES is Australian Research Council QEII Fellow, Gender Relations.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. About this book Introduction This new collection of essays explores questions of subjectification, selfhood and identity in the contemporary Asia Pacific, examining the way that migrant lives express the complex interplay of local and global processes in the post-Cold War era, and collectively questioning the novelty of the 'global age' in this region.

Asian and Pacific Cosmopolitans: Self and Subject in Motion | Kathryn May Robinson; Richard Werbner | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. The contemporary Asia-Pacific is a region characterized by contested identities and emergent subjectivities.

As in other parts of the world, over the past two decades, ‘the acceleration of global Cited by: 1. Pacific Cosmopolitans tells the story of Japanese efforts to know and understand America and American efforts to know and understand Japan. Auslin covers the individuals—adventurers, scholars, collectors—and institutions that devoted themselves to mutual understanding through periods of excited discovery, catastrophic conflict, and finally Cited by: 4.

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Get this from a library. Asian and Pacific cosmopolitans: self and subject in motion. [Kathryn May Robinson;] -- "How do we understand the diverse roots of modern identities and subjectivities - as citizen, labour migrant, artist, intellectual, member of a global faith community.

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In Michael Auslin’s Pacific Cosmopolitans: A Cultural History of U.S.-Japan Relations (Harvard University Press, ), the author, an Asia expert at the American Enterprise Institute, explores the history of cultural exchange between the United States and Japan, and how important that exchange has been, and continues to be, from a political perspective.

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May is Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, to honor the rich history and accomplishments of AAPIs throughout the. Michael R. Auslin is the author of The End of the Asian Century ( avg rating, ratings, 21 reviews), Pacific Cosmopolitans ( avg rating, 6 rat /5(22).

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