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Sequels to the Shanghai Incident

William Reynolds Braisted

in Diplomats in Blue: U.S. Naval Officers in China, 1922-1933

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032887
eISBN:
9780813038223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032887.003.0020
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the non-violent events that followed the Shanghai Incident. After the incident, there were numerous post-mortems, explanations, and apologies by which the various parties at ... More


1927: A Year of Decision

William Reynolds Braisted

in Diplomats in Blue: U.S. Naval Officers in China, 1922-1933

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032887
eISBN:
9780813038223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032887.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the conflict in China in 1927 following the transfer of the Nationalist government from Canton to Hankow in December 1926 which in no sense diminished the feeling of insecurity ... More


The Effect of Investment Treaties and of International Investment Law

Chittharanjan F. Amerasinghe

in Diplomatic Protection

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199212385
eISBN:
9780191707230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199212385.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter explores the effect of investment treaties and international investment law on the law of diplomatic protection. Specifically, it discusses the articles of International Centre for ... More


Yosl Mlotek

in Voices from Shanghai: Jewish Exiles in Wartime China

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226181660
eISBN:
9780226181684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226181684.003.0015
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter presents “Shanghai” (1942), a poem written by Yosl Mlotek. The poem pictures Nanking Road, the heart of the International Settlement, with its advertisements, its bars and glitter, its ... More


Shanghai Homes: Palimpsests of Private Life

Jie Li

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167178
eISBN:
9780231538176
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167178.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

In the dazzling global metropolis of Shanghai, what has it meant to call this city home? In this account—part microhistory, part memoir—the text salvages intimate recollections by successive ... More


Visual Politics and Shanghai Glamour

Wen-hsin Yeh

in Shanghai Splendor: Economic Sentiments and the Making of Modern China, 1843-1949

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520249714
eISBN:
9780520933422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249714.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

On the question of space, many studies have invoked “Shanghai” as a place where events occurred. Lately, a growing amount of information has become available concerning the infrastructural changes ... More


El Salvador Gold: Toward a Mining Ban

Robin Broad and John Cavanagh

in Ending the Fossil Fuel Era

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780262028806
eISBN:
9780262327077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028806.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Robin Broad and John Cavanagh demonstrate how one small country, El Salvador, long at the mercy of foreign powers and transnational corporations, has achieved near consensus that gold mining, and the ... More


Investment Arbitration 1

Arman Sarvarian

in Professional Ethics at the International Bar

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199679461
eISBN:
9780191758522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679461.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Public International Law

This chapter scrutinizes the procedure and practice of advocacy in the commercial world of investment arbitration with supplementary reference to the Iran-US Claims Tribunal and commercial ... More


Social Reform and the Campaign to Christianize the Economy

Thomas H. Reilly

in Saving the Nation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190929503
eISBN:
9780190929534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190929503.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History, History of Religion

The Chinese Protestant elite supported the modernization and industrialization of the Chinese economy. Like the rest of the elite, they believed China needed to develop its economy to become a ... More


Foothold

Jie Li

in Shanghai Homes: Palimpsests of Private Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167178
eISBN:
9780231538176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167178.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines two alleyway homes, namely, the Alliance Lane and the Japanese Shanghai Cotton Mill Employee Housing, both located in the industrial Yangshupu District. Built with colonial ... More


Challenges to Arbitrators in ICSID Arbitration

James Crawford

in Practising Virtue: Inside International Arbitration

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780198739807
eISBN:
9780191802775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739807.003.0037
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter focuses on arbitrator challenges in International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) arbitrations. It considers the requirements of the relevant provisions of the ICSID ... More


European Cross-Border Banking

Dalvinder Singh

in European Cross-Border Banking and Banking Supervision

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198844754
eISBN:
9780191891786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844754.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter discusses the interconnected nature of cross-border banking between European Union (EU) Member States in terms of counterparty credit risk exposure at both country and institutional ... More


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