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Japanese Studies: Japanese History

Guide to resources for the study of Japan and Japanese

This page is a work in progress; form and content are subject to change.

Primary Sources for the Study of Modern Japanese History

Visualizing Cultures: Image Driven Scholarship Visualizing Cultures was launched at MIT in 2002 to explore the potential of the Web for developing innovative image-driven scholarship and learning. The mission of Visualizing Cultures is to use new technology and hitherto inaccessible visual materials to reconstruct the past as people of the time visualized the world (or imagined it to be). Topical units to date focus on Japan in the modern world and early-modern China.


Asia and the West: 19th Century Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange

Database Maintained by Gale: A Cengage Company

US Government Documents (Search for Asia Related Documents)