Offshore	Asia:	Maritime	Interactions	in	Eastern	Asia	before	Steamships	(Wei	Zhiyan	and	the	Subversion	of	the	Sakoku)
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Offshore Asia: Maritime Interactions in Eastern Asia before Steamships (Wei Zhiyan and the Subversion of the Sakoku)

by Iioka Naoko

This exemplary work of international collaboration takes an integral approach to the histories of Northeast and Southeast Asia, with contributions from scholars familiar with Japanese, Chinese and Korean academic discourse as well as that of English. The new scholarship represented by this volume demonstrates that the vast and growing maritime interactions between the countries of eastern Asia have long historical roots. The so-called "opening" to Western trade in the mid-nineteenth century was not the beginning of this process, as often assumed, but rather the return to a dynamic earlier pattern which had been interrupted by a phase of defensive state consolidation in the long eighteenth century. Asia cannot be understood without its "offshore" oceanic interactions as well as the continental ones.

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  • Publisher : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
  • Publication Date : 2013-01-10
  • Product Code : 9789814311786C09

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Iioka Naoko

Iioka Naoko received her PhD from the National University of Singapore in 2009.