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Nihon-Machi: Japanese Diasporic Communities of Southeast Asia

Geoffrey C. Gunn

in History Without Borders: The Making of an Asian World Region (1000–1800)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789888083343
eISBN:
9789882208988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083343.003.0009
Subject:
History, Asian History

One of the more exotic of the Asian diasporic communities of seventeenth-century Southeast Asia was that of the Japanese who formed Nihon-machi, or Japantowns, in a number of court cities, Asian ... More


Introduction

Hirokazu Miyazaki

in Arbitraging Japan: Dreams of Capitalism at the End of Finance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520273474
eISBN:
9780520953956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273474.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter sets out the book's purpose, which is to demonstrate the complexities, intricacies, and subtleties of thinking afforded by the sensibilities of arbitrage. Arbitrage, ... More


Economy of Dreams

Hirokazu Miyazaki

in Arbitraging Japan: Dreams of Capitalism at the End of Finance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520273474
eISBN:
9780520953956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273474.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter focuses derivatives trader Tada, and his fascination with the kind of transparency that he believed money would bring to his relationship with himself. The starting point of the ... More


The Last Dream

Hirokazu Miyazaki

in Arbitraging Japan: Dreams of Capitalism at the End of Finance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520273474
eISBN:
9780520953956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273474.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses a business plan that derivatives trader Aoki crafted in his effort to raise money for a hypnotherapy clinic that would specialize in addressing the psychological problems of ... More


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