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The Quest for Statehood: Korean Immigrant Nationalism and U.S. Sovereignty, 1905-1945

Richard S. Kim

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195369991
eISBN:
9780199918263
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369991.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Asian History

This book traces the development of Korean immigrant nationalism within the context of the Korean independence movement which sought to liberate Korea from Japanese colonial rule. Regarding Japanese ... More


Soldiers to Civilians, Civilians to Soldiers: Poland and Ireland after the First World War 1

Julia Eichenberg

in War in Peace: Paramilitary Violence in Europe after the Great War

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654918
eISBN:
9780191744273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654918.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

Julia Eichenberg's chapter analyses the continuation of violence in Ireland and Poland after the end of the Great War. In both countries, the postwar conflict was dominated by irregular warfare. The ... More


Introduction

Maura Jane Farrelly

in Papist Patriots: The Making of an American Catholic Identity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199757718
eISBN:
9780199932504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757718.003.0000
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Papist Patriots is about the development of a distinctly “American” Catholic identity in the decades leading up to the American Revolution. As a communal faith that stresses the ... More


Role of Family Business in Indian Economy

Kshama V. Kaushik and Kaushik Dutta

in India Means Business: How the Elephant Earned its Stripes

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198072614
eISBN:
9780199081592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198072614.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter highlights the economic contributions of Indian family businesses. It explains how before the onset of modern business entities, the operating structure of Indian business was almost ... More


Visa Diplomacy: The Taiwan Independence Movement and Changing U.S.-Chinese Relations

Meredith Oyen

in The Diplomacy of Migration: Transnational Lives and the Making of U.S.-Chinese Relations in the Cold War

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501700149
eISBN:
9781501701474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501700149.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines “visa diplomacy” and immigration policy changes in the 1960s in relation to the Taiwan independence movement. In line with its policies of the previous two decades for new ... More


Imperatives of the New Order

Rajesh Rai

in Indians in Singapore, 1819-1945: Diaspora in the Colonial Port-city

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198099291
eISBN:
9780199083114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099291.003.0006
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter focuses on the Indian experience from the period immediately before the advent of World War II in the East to mid-1943—just before the arrival of Subhas Chandra Bose to Singapore. ... More


Reforms and Deficits: Ottoman Response to European Challenges

Şevket Pamuk

in Uneven Centuries

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691166377
eISBN:
9780691184982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166377.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter discusses the Ottoman reforms as well as the efforts to finance them. The Ottoman government, faced with the challenges from provincial notables and independence movements that were ... More


Freedom Fighters

Kathleen López

in Chinese Cubans: A Transnational History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607122
eISBN:
9781469607986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469607122.003.0005
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter shows that, during the thirty years of struggles for independence from Spain, Cubans were forced to reconsider the relationship between race and the emerging nation. The independence ... More


The Price of Freedom

Rajesh Rai

in Indians in Singapore, 1819-1945: Diaspora in the Colonial Port-city

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198099291
eISBN:
9780199083114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099291.003.0007
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter accounts for the Indian experience in Singapore from July 1943 to the Japanese surrender in August 1945. It examines the impact of Subhas Chandra Bose’s leadership of the Indian ... More


Breakthrough for a New Moral Order, 1885–1919

Timothy S. Lee

in Born Again: Evangelicalism in Korea

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833756
eISBN:
9780824870799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833756.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter deals with the period from the 1880s to the end of the 1910s, with special attention to the years 1907 and 1919. The first date is meaningful primarily to Korean Protestants, for this ... More


Does National Conflict within Spain Undermine or Reinforce the Argument?: The Catalan Crisis and Its Antecedents

Robert M. Fishman

in Democratic Practice: Origins of the Iberian Divide in Political Inclusion

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190912871
eISBN:
9780190912918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190912871.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter examines conflict over the status of Catalonia in response to the demand for independence. The chapter asks whether the Catalan crisis serves as evidence in favor of, or counter to, the ... More


Policing Resistance to the Imperial State

Erik Esselstrom

in Crossing Empire's Edge: Foreign Ministry Police and Japanese Expansionism in Northeast Asia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832315
eISBN:
9780824868932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832315.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines how the consular police dealt with political resistance to the imperial Japanese state throughout the informal empire in China. It begins with a discussion of the nature of ... More


Formosa Betrayed: Transnational Politics and Taiwanese American Identity

Chih-Ming Wang

in Transpacific Articulations: Student Migration and the Remaking of Asian America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836429
eISBN:
9780824871055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836429.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter considers the Taiwan independence movement (Taiwan duli yundong, referred to as Taidu hereafter) which, like Baodiao, is another instance of Asia's Cold War agitations that challenged ... More


GHANA: African Independence, 1957–1958

James H. Meriwether

in Proudly We Can Be Africans: Black Americans and Africa, 1935-1961

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807826690
eISBN:
9781469606064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807860410_meriwether.9
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines African Americans' engagement with Ghana's independence movement in 1957. Ghana's independence, followed by the accelerating pace of other African countries' gaining ... More


Opposition, Escalation, and Integration

Erik Esselstrom

in Crossing Empire's Edge: Foreign Ministry Police and Japanese Expansionism in Northeast Asia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832315
eISBN:
9780824868932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832315.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines how the Japanese consular police intensified their commitment to deal with the problem of Korean resistance. More specifically, it considers the Gaimushō police's adoption of ... More


Agnes Smedley between Berlin, Bombay, and Beijing: Sexology, Communism, and National Independence

Veronika Fuechtner

in Global History of Sexual Science, 1880-1960

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520293373
eISBN:
9780520966673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293373.003.0018
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines how the global circulation of sexology intertwined with communism and national independence by focusing on the writings of American journalist Agnes Smedley as well as the ... More


The Lost State of Franklin: America's First Secession

Kevin T. Barksdale

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125213
eISBN:
9780813135199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125213.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In the years following the Revolutionary War, the young American nation was in a state of chaos. Citizens pleaded with government leaders to reorganize local infrastructures and heighten regulations, ... More


“The Moody Republic and the Men in Her Life”: François Duvalier, U.S. African Americans and Haitian Exiles, 1957–1964

Millery Polyné

in From Douglass to Duvalier: U.S. African Americans, Haiti, and Pan Americanism, 18701964

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034720
eISBN:
9780813039534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034720.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter highlights the decline in U.S. African American and Haitian relations in response to the authoritarianism of François Duvalier's dictatorship. This nadir demonstrated competing ... More


Rebellious Maps José Joaquim Da Rocha and the Proto-Independence Movement in Colonial Brazil

Martin Brückner

in Early American Cartographies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834695
eISBN:
9781469600802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807838723_bruckner.9
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on a plot of rebellion in the captaincy of Minas Gerais. Upon its discovery, Portuguese commissioners named one of their star cartographers, Jose Joaquim da Rocha, as one of the ... More


La Pérdida de Tejas: Tejanos and the War of Texas Secession, 1834–1837

Raúl A. Ramos

in Beyond the Alamo: Forging Mexican Ethnicity in San Antonio, 1821-1861

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832073
eISBN:
9781469604657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807888933_ramos.10
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on the early fall of 1835, when the citizens and government officials of Bexar gathered to prepare for the upcoming Independence Day celebration. For almost a decade after ... More


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