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By exploring the entire )] TJ ET BT 34.016 194.915 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(span of Japan?s colonial project in Korea from the 1870s until the end of the Second World War, almost )] TJ ET BT 34.016 180.659 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(entirely from the vantage point of the local Japanese settler community, the book not only builds upon )] TJ ET BT 34.016 166.403 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(several significant works in the past 15 years by Peter Duus, Andr Schmid, Alexis Dudden, Mark Caprio, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 152.147 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and E. Taylor Atkins, but also exceeds each of those books in a variety of ways.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 417.944 152.147 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(1\))] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 417.944 150.753 m 431.936 150.753 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 431.936 152.147 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( Richly deserving of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 137.891 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(American Historical Association?s John K. Fairbank Prize in 2012, )] TJ ET BT 360.308 137.891 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Brokers of Empire)] TJ ET BT 451.964 137.891 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(stands as one of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 123.635 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(finest English-language books to date on the highly complex social and political dynamics of Japanese )] TJ ET BT 34.016 109.379 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(colonial expansionism in Korea.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 83.123 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(After defining the categorical terms of her narrative and the theoretical parameters of her analysis in a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 68.867 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(thorough but appropriately brief introduction, Uchida begins with two chapters that discuss the emergence )] TJ ET BT 34.016 54.611 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and early evolution of the Japanese settler community in Korea both before and after formal annexation in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 563.315 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Review Number:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 549.059 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1431)] TJ ET BT 34.016 534.803 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publish date:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 520.547 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Thursday, 13 June, 2013)] TJ ET BT 34.016 506.291 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Author:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 492.035 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Jun Uchida)] TJ ET BT 34.016 477.779 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(ISBN:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 463.523 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(9780674062535)] TJ ET BT 34.016 449.267 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Date of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 435.011 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(2012)] TJ ET BT 34.016 420.755 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Price:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 406.499 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(29.95)] TJ ET BT 34.016 392.243 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Pages:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 377.987 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(350pp.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 363.731 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publisher:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 349.475 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Harvard University Press)] TJ ET BT 34.016 335.219 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publisher url:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 320.963 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674062535)] TJ ET BT 34.016 306.707 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Place of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 292.451 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Cambridge, MA)] TJ ET BT 34.016 278.195 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Reviewer:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 263.939 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Erik Esselstrom)] TJ ET endstream endobj 8 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F1 /BaseFont /Times-Roman /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 9 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F2 /BaseFont /Times-Italic /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 10 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F3 /BaseFont /Times-Bold /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 11 0 obj << /Type /XObject /Subtype /Image /Width 509 /Height 160 /Filter /FlateDecode /DecodeParms << /Predictor 15 /Colors 3 /Columns 509 /BitsPerComponent 8>> /Mask [ 255 255 255 255 255 255 ] /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /BitsPerComponent 8 /Length 3280>> stream x[EQ㎦fVttҒ +3O{?lGDQԯDrB^.ϯ%~'0۠/2>0AG_>0j0GCfE67>rB^}@  !&y+r?INp:erc b8f=rQC!~-Wf^^zF[)G 2ޯe7V_Go3Ke GEGOo8rώ#\1ZY~N6^H}yLxS-!:412V+u\-LSO?xVvZ|GjǮT_8EYJF=Tw^ 7GxfN/S:Ʌ~ʟtt?5n÷J'JcF-GVξx{rO~tJd;#a\7}|~y'>}c2C vR}f׈**h.)_&@pfzjsx:5;S\vKhM5j=!Cn+h"u]a EUN]jn=k<,:Ք>sU!ni~6EJ)¦72?G}[y}_vc$t?iSܟ2Zݞ,VN?_`='RFK1A2qv&X_lLRWY'%:I㢖zb_UEx\>&ɆBˏ~K@ \gYØU4}$8Dv!'Q'*+Εj(UCGo[#< 2Ja(sZi9fZKE Rn`u\9r^Zmɯ׹}mstO4uc~#'jEvۼ Dx[z ޏQ4KL5,5u3>i^uÒ-53ba ~,~/pyt1fMU'CVm:qv~=Y'Es"WsφG?l_kN5}],Ow7 uh`xƫ?zMl7ٻv$A(4Dl(wwH} ?=[=S;yC]^BK>㕪9`Z'Wj;E|:bf>kCԘ#RY,iv쵗~}n'"1u" *uO΄/2^Sxr(!/DD\~mJyZ!MmrA!#u[if|99WB WΡpp}w}sh#,\ &:%˳X?D3 %W0cC?o̲^} F3XLVn]Cߖiϧ!7}yZJ#P7]=)7Ρp;>> Ye^xx{Oafw{ ;>4gfLt ʊ:q%#r/)pv!O4wGh|dS ӣݽހ-gVUC'pBxrB^} 7JA^} /'8!`:r?}}],X  }6y!`/~Br?}Q< >k7vx"] ,' .3jn{-i}|~%-};b6#U)7繎kiEw 㤳:E}[޼c"rꬊ7Dc$~"/Y&zSd:tFȌCrʙ`7u .#[-<)j ?TGS(j~oTup(hjU4PlJ=}|it.ҽ@\wʨuXÞZcx18Wo<~ikOg,ވ\^?EneyZcc0[R١z|zv7_m:_n]a?osS3~j^ hD.a_X'KfBX6w wݶ"Oa:,bvhrWH[uCF-Xfc}>x+Rz)2N-B 7y^٨;[/vg? 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\(p. 93\). Of particular interest is Uchida?s suggestion that it was through experience as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(settlers in Korea that migrants from the archipelago came to cling more tightly to their national identities as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Japanese, as nationalism itself was still a work in progress in the homeland. ?Settlers and the state: uneasy )] TJ ET BT 34.016 710.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(partners? \(chapter two\) then outlines the early stages of a struggle between local settlers and the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 696.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(metropolitan state over conceptions of citizenship that would continue to shape the contours of colonial rule )] TJ ET BT 34.016 682.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in Korea for decades to come. Beginning with opposition from Japanese residents to It? Hirobumi?s plans )] TJ ET BT 34.016 668.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(for ?self-rule? in the protectorate Korean state after 1905, Uchida charts the evolution of a fascinating )] TJ ET BT 34.016 653.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(dichotomy in which Japanese residents often sought to secure their own rights as Japanese imperial citizens )] TJ ET BT 34.016 639.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(by advocating the denial of those rights to Korean imperial subjects. This anxiety became especially acute )] TJ ET BT 34.016 625.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(within the context of debates over Japan?s official policy of ?assimilation? \()] TJ ET BT 399.620 625.397 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(d?ka)] TJ ET BT 422.948 625.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\) during the era of military )] TJ ET BT 34.016 611.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(rule in 1910?19, and the dissent voiced by Japanese settlers over these matters is the first of many examples )] TJ ET BT 34.016 596.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in the book illustrating the ways in which Japanese colonial power was constrained by the activism of local )] TJ ET BT 34.016 582.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(residents.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The next four chapters provide a deeply textured and rigorously documented history of the Japanese settler )] TJ ET BT 34.016 542.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(community in Korea during the 1920s. ?Building an empire of harmony? \(chapter three\) takes as its focus )] TJ ET BT 34.016 527.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the policy of )] TJ ET BT 97.676 527.861 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(naisen y?wa)] TJ ET BT 157.340 527.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, or ?harmony between Japanese and Koreans? which emerged as a tempered )] TJ ET BT 34.016 513.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(version of ?assimilation? \()] TJ ET BT 161.000 513.605 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(d?ka)] TJ ET BT 184.328 513.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\) in response to the dramatic and widespread independence demonstrations of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 499.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(early 1919. Recognizing that brute military force alone could not sustain Japanese colonial control in the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 485.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(wake of the March First Movement, Governor-General Sait? Makoto embraced instead a policy emphasizing )] TJ ET BT 34.016 470.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the necessity of cultivating legitimacy for the colonial state and encouraging collaboration with colonial )] TJ ET BT 34.016 456.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(subjects. Whereas Japanese settlers had often resisted earlier political initiatives of the colonial regimes, now )] TJ ET BT 34.016 442.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(they too understood by and large that at least some accommodation to Korean nationalism was unavoidable. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 428.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Thus, state-sponsored civilian groups such as the D?minkai worked closely with colonial authorities to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 413.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(propagate this ?new ideological framework for guiding Korean participation in Japanese colonial )] TJ ET BT 34.016 399.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(citizenship? \(p. 185\). Such efforts were often undermined in practice, however, by deeply embedded notions )] TJ ET BT 34.016 385.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of cultural superiority on the part of Japanese settlers, as Uchida illustrates in ?The discourse on Korea and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 371.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Koreans? \(chapter four\). While the construction of this ?colonial archive? was intended to cultivate greater )] TJ ET BT 34.016 356.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(affinity between the two, the knowledge produced by both local writers and state ideologues instead )] TJ ET BT 34.016 342.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reinforced conceptions of Korean backwardness and Japanese modernity, breeding an intellectual milieu in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 328.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(which assimilationist and discriminatory rhetoric ?became virtually synonymous? \(p. 201\).)] TJ ET endstream endobj 19 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Contents 20 0 R >> endobj 20 0 obj << /Length 7956 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 784.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(While the preceding two chapters make clear the forces that brought settlers and the colonial state into closer )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(cooperation, the next two reveal ways in which Japanese settlers could nonetheless still act in opposition to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(state directives when local circumstances dictated such. As Uchida argues in )] TJ ET BT 404.600 755.957 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Industrializing the Peninsula)] TJ ET BT 34.016 741.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(chapter five\), the home government in Tokyo was inclined to view Korea as a primarily agricultural colony )] TJ ET BT 34.016 727.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(from which resources could be extracted to facilitate the ongoing industrialization of Japan?s homeland )] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(economy. Both local Japanese business leaders and burgeoning Korean capitalists, however, saw more to be )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(gained in the pursuit of greater opportunities for industrial development on the peninsula. All of which, of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(course, did not preclude Japanese settlers from advocating the protection of their industrial interests from )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Korean competition. In short, we can see in the jockeying over economic policy between Japanese settlers, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Korean business elites, the colonial government in Seoul, and the metropolitan regime in Tokyo the multi-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(faceted origins of Korea?s industrialization emerge in the 1920s, not during the wartime era of a decade later )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(as is so commonly believed. Likewise, with ?In search of a political voice? \(chapter six\) Uchida lucidly )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(explains how local Japanese settlers and Korean elites often shared a desire to strengthen their respective )] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(political positions against the authoritarian colonial state. For many Korean elites, however, this meant )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(pressing for more genuine forms of participation that would ultimately lay the foundations of full political )] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(independence. Japanese settlers, on the other hand, sought to limit the reach of both colonial and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(metropolitan authorities in order best to protect their own local political and economic interests, not as any )] TJ ET BT 34.016 542.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(brand of support for Korean nationalist aspirations.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Uchida closes her analysis with two chapters elucidating the impact of war on the Japanese community in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Korea from the early 1930s until Japan?s surrender in 1945, turning first in ?The Manchurian impact? )] TJ ET BT 34.016 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(chapter seven\) to the Japanese invasion of China?s northeastern provinces in the autumn of 1931. Just as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 473.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(their homeland compatriots did, Japanese settlers in Korea eagerly embraced the formal military occupation )] TJ ET BT 34.016 458.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of Manchuria and saw in it tremendous opportunity for economic advancement. Moreover, the tension that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 444.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(had characterized relations between local Japanese brokers of empire and their imperial state during the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 430.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1920s became less apparent, since enjoying the benefits of Japanese control in northeast China necessitated )] TJ ET BT 34.016 416.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(their closer cooperation with colonial and metropolitan authorities. The numerous moral suasion \()] TJ ET BT 503.624 416.069 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(ky?ka)] TJ ET BT 531.608 416.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\) )] TJ ET BT 34.016 401.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(campaigns then being promoted at home and throughout the colonies are an effective case in point. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 387.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Significantly, Uchida also highlights the paradox contained within this pattern by which her brokers of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 373.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(empire experienced ?a combination of growing leverage and declining autonomy in the course of the 1930s? )] TJ ET BT 34.016 359.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(as their voice in colonial policy grew louder while their ability to function without state support weakened )] TJ ET BT 34.016 344.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(p. 354\). In her final section, ?Citizens and subjects under total war? \(chapter eight\), Uchida follows this )] TJ ET BT 34.016 330.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(course in the transformation of relations between settlers and the state through an analysis of how what had )] TJ ET BT 34.016 316.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(begun in the early 1920s as a desire for ?harmony between Korea and Japan? \()] TJ ET BT 411.236 316.277 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(naisen y?wa)] TJ ET BT 470.900 316.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\) became a policy )] TJ ET BT 34.016 302.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of militarily enforced ?unity between Korea and Japan? \()] TJ ET BT 307.940 302.021 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(naisen ittai)] TJ ET BT 361.616 302.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\) after full scale war with China erupted )] TJ ET BT 34.016 287.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in 1937. Although the enthusiastic activities of local groups such as the Ryokki Renmei \(Green Flag League\) )] TJ ET BT 34.016 273.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(provide additional evidence of ever-deepening connections between the wartime ideals of settlers and the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 259.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(state, Uchida reminds us that in the implementation of ?imperialization? \()] TJ ET BT 387.644 259.253 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(k?minka)] TJ ET BT 428.300 259.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\) policies after 1940 old )] TJ ET BT 34.016 244.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(patterns of local resistance to state policies could still be detected. As the imperial state tried to eliminate )] TJ ET BT 34.016 230.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(distinctions between Koreans and Japanese in order to utilize more efficiently Korean resources \(material )] TJ ET BT 34.016 216.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and human\) in the war effort, local Japanese settlers often rejected any moves designed to dismantle the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 202.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(structures of power and privilege upon which they depended to dominate local Koreans. The book ends with )] TJ ET BT 34.016 187.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(a poignant and well-conceived conclusion in which Uchida not only reiterates her core interpretive )] TJ ET BT 34.016 173.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(interventions, but also reflects upon the legacies of Japanese colonial experience in Korea for the problem of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 159.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(politicized wartime memories in East Asian society today.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 133.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(One of the book?s greatest strengths lies in the author?s command of a dizzying array of sources in Japanese )] TJ ET BT 34.016 118.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and Korean. Very few scholars to tackle this subject before have done so with such mastery of relevant )] TJ ET BT 34.016 104.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(materials in both languages. Even more impressive, however, is the interpretive depth of Uchida?s analysis, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 90.437 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(especially concerning the interconnectivity of domestic Japanese politics and colonial settler activism. The )] TJ ET BT 34.016 76.181 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(political behavior of Japanese settlers in Korea, Uchida contends, is inseparable from the concurrent )] TJ ET BT 34.016 61.925 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(construction of imperial democracy on the home islands, and she makes a persuasive case for this view. )] TJ ET endstream endobj 21 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 23 0 R 25 0 R ] /Contents 22 0 R >> endobj 22 0 obj << /Length 5756 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Equally significant is Uchida?s delicate treatment of Korean collaboration during the Japanese colonial era. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Through her focus on local conditions and actors, the interplay between Japanese business people, state )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(officials, and Korean elites is understood within a proper context that illuminates the gritty inner workings of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(colonialism from the ground up, thereby upending the sort of ahistorical moral judgments on ?collaborators? )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(quite common in much post-war East Asian scholarship.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Uchida?s contributions in )] TJ ET BT 160.340 713.189 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Brokers of Empire)] TJ ET BT 248.996 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( to our understanding of modern colonialism itself are also )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(substantial. By drawing many comparisons between the Japanese presence in Korea and French rule in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(North Africa, for example, she situates Japanese imperialism within the broader framework of global empire-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(building at the turn of the 20th century and in doing so renders Japanese experience globally )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(comprehensible, rather than nationally exceptional. Perhaps most importantly, Uchida reveals the colonial )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(state to be riddled with ideological contradictions and bound by numerous practical limitations. The impact )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of the Japanese colonial government on Korean life cannot be adequately understood from a perspective that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(privileges only the regime. What Uchida does so brilliantly is construct a multi-layered conception of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(colonial power within which local Japanese settlers and business leaders, resident Korean social elites, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Japanese civilian and military colonial officials, and metropolitan bureaucrats and politicians in Tokyo all )] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(vigorously contended for influence and advantage. To examine Japanese imperialism through the lens of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(settler society then, Uchida rightly concludes, is ?to look beneath and through the state? and ?deepen our )] TJ ET BT 34.016 542.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(understanding about the dispersal of power? in a colonial environment \(p. 396\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The academic study of Japanese imperialism in English has experienced a boom during the past 20 years )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with the appearance of a terrific variety of studies on the Japanese colonial occupations of Manchuria, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Taiwan and Korea. While )] TJ ET BT 160.976 487.349 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Brokers of Empire)] TJ ET BT 249.632 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( is ostensibly a book about Japanese colonialism in Korea, no )] TJ ET BT 34.016 473.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(one writing on any geographical region of the Japanese empire can afford to ignore this work. Moreover, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 458.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(scholars of European empire in Asia and Africa also stand to learn much from what Uchida offers here. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 444.581 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Brokers of Empire)] TJ ET BT 122.672 444.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( is a remarkable achievement that sets a high standard for future scholarship on the history )] TJ ET BT 34.016 430.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of modern East Asia and imperialism itself.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 395.427 Td /F3 18.0 Tf [(Notes)] TJ ET BT 48.816 364.810 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 364.805 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Peter Duus, The )] TJ ET BT 144.668 364.805 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Abacus and the Sword: The Japanese Penetration of Korea, 1895?1910)] TJ ET BT 489.980 364.805 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(Berkeley, )] TJ ET BT 64.016 350.549 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(CA, 1995\), Andr Schmid, )] TJ ET BT 196.340 350.549 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Korea Between Empires, 1895?1919)] TJ ET BT 372.992 350.549 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(New York, NY, 2002\), Alexis )] TJ ET BT 64.016 336.293 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Dudden, )] TJ ET BT 108.008 336.293 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Japan?s Colonization of Korea: Discourse and Power )] TJ ET BT 372.344 336.293 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Honolulu, HI, 2005\), Mark Caprio, )] TJ ET BT 64.016 322.037 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Japanese Assimilation Policies in Colonial Korea, 1910?1945)] TJ ET BT 363.692 322.037 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(Washington, DC, 2009\), E. Taylor )] TJ ET BT 64.016 307.781 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Atkins, )] TJ ET BT 102.020 307.781 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Primitive Selves: Koreana in the Japanese Colonial Gaze, 1910?1945)] TJ ET BT 438.992 307.781 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(Berkeley, CA, 2010\).)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 64.016 293.525 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(1\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 64.016 292.131 m 118.004 292.131 l S 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 34.391 276.799 526.499 1.500 re S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 259.019 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Source URL:)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 104.672 259.019 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/1431)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 104.672 257.625 m 328.316 257.625 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 232.648 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Links:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 218.248 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [([1] http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/item/66684)] TJ ET endstream endobj 23 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 24 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 64.0157 292.4455 118.0037 304.3255 ] >> endobj 24 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /GoTo /D 14 0 R >> endobj 25 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 26 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 104.6717 257.9395 328.3157 269.8195 ] >> endobj 26 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/1431) >> endobj xref 0 27 0000000000 65535 f 0000000008 00000 n 0000000073 00000 n 0000000119 00000 n 0000000342 00000 n 0000000379 00000 n 0000000570 00000 n 0000000659 00000 n 0000004949 00000 n 0000005058 00000 n 0000005168 00000 n 0000005277 00000 n 0000008838 00000 n 0000008966 00000 n 0000009050 00000 n 0000009079 00000 n 0000009207 00000 n 0000009243 00000 n 0000009308 00000 n 0000014596 00000 n 0000014661 00000 n 0000022670 00000 n 0000022761 00000 n 0000028570 00000 n 0000028697 00000 n 0000028752 00000 n 0000028880 00000 n trailer << /Size 27 /Root 1 0 R /Info 5 0 R >> startxref 28976 %%EOF