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Following the Cotton Road: Japanese Corporate Pilgrimage to India, 1926–1927

Richard M. Jaffe

in Seeking Sakyamuni: South Asia in the Formation of Modern Japanese Buddhism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226391144
eISBN:
9780226628233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226628233.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

In the wake of World War I, Japanese pilgrimages to South and Southeast Asia increased in frequency. This chapter investigates one of the earliest corporate-sponsored Buddhist pilgrimages to South ... More


Globalization and International Competitiveness: The Experience of the Japanese Shipping Industry since the 1960s

Shin Goto

in Global Markets: The Internationalization of the Sea Transport Industries since 1850

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780968128848
eISBN:
9781786944801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780968128848.003.0016
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter considers the effect of globalisation and internationalisation on the Japanese shipping industry from the 1960s onwards. It discusses how the shipping industry was affected by the rapid ... More


Cooperation and Reorganization on the North-South Routes from Japan in the Interwar Period

Mariko Tatsuki

in Global Markets: The Internationalization of the Sea Transport Industries since 1850

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780968128848
eISBN:
9781786944801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780968128848.003.0008
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter focuses on the Japanese shipping industry in the interwar years between the First and Second World Wars. It follows Japanese developments such as the expansion into Australian and New ... More


The Historiography of Maritime China since c. 1975

Chi-Kong Lai

in Maritime History at the Crossroads: A Critical Review of Recent Historiography

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780969588580
eISBN:
9781786944856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780969588580.003.0003
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This essay addresses Chinese maritime history and investigates a range of topics, including the international nature of research in Chinese maritime history; new archives and recent research in ... More


A Guide to the Emergence of Japan's Modern Shipping Industries

Peter N. Davies

in International Merchant Shipping in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: The Comparative Dimension

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780973893472
eISBN:
9781786944573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780973893472.003.0004
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This essay explores the development of Japanese shipping, which grew at a considerable rate to become the second largest fleet in the world as of the year 2000. Peter N. Davies considers the unique ... More


The Expansion of Japan's Shipping Interests before the Sino-Japanese War

Katayama Kunio

in Global Markets: The Internationalization of the Sea Transport Industries since 1850

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780968128848
eISBN:
9781786944801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780968128848.003.0007
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter argues that the expansion of a nation’s shipping industry, though often accompanied by imperialist activity, does not guarantee it. Katayama Kunio considers the role of commerce, rather ... More


National Alliances and Global Webs: The Internationalization of Japanese Shipping

William D. Wray

in Global Markets: The Internationalization of the Sea Transport Industries since 1850

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780968128848
eISBN:
9781786944801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780968128848.003.0004
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter examines the process and factors necessary for the internationalisation of shipping to successfully occur, using Japan as an example. The chapter is divided into two sections:- the first ... More


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