Liens de la semaine (12 juillet 2016)


“Torsten Weber’s subsequent chapter shifts the geographical focus farther east to look at relations between the Chinese and Japanese Empires in the decades following the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-95. Weber focuses on how mostly unofficial discourses of pan-Asian commonality emerged in both empires and, perhaps more interestingly, on how the Euro-American concepts of the Monroe Doctrine and “yellow peril” were emulated by Japan (the latter through a discourse of “white peril” with Europeans and Americans as a common enemy for all Asians) to assert its leadership over East Asia.”


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