By Hui-yu Caroline Ts'ai
This publication explores the associations wherein Taiwan was once ruled less than jap colonial rule, illuminating how the management was once engineered and the way Taiwan used to be positioned in Japan’s greater empire construction. the writer argues that instead of envisaging the ruling of the society after which happening to border rules as a result jap rule in Taiwan was once extra advert hoc: using and integrating "native" social forces to make sure cooperation.
Part I examines how the japanese management was once formed within the particular context of colonial Taiwan, concentrating on the felony culture, the civil provider exam and the police method. half II elaborates at the technique of "colonial engineering," with exact recognition paid to "colonial governmentality", "social engineering" and colonial spatiality. partly III Hui-yu Caroline Ts’ai presents a closer research of wartime integration rules and the mobilization of work prior to making an evaluate of Japan’s colonial legacy.
Taiwan in Japan’s Empire-Building will entice researchers, students and scholars attracted to eastern Imperial background in addition to these learning the heritage of Taiwan.
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Taiwan in Japan’s Empire-Building: An Institutional Approach to Colonial Engineering (Academia Sinica on East Asia) by Hui-yu Caroline Ts'ai