1. Week 1 & 2: Introduction: Area Studies, Knowledge and Power - Required Reading 1 item
    1. Orientalism - Edward W. Said 2003

      Book Core Read pp. 1-28 digitised extract available via Online link

  2. Additional Reading 2 items
    1. Edward Said - Bill Ashcroft, D. P. S. Ahluwalia, ProQuest (Firm) 2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: “Orientalism.” pp. 49-84

    2. The predicament of culture: twentieth-century ethnography, literature and art - James L. Clifford c1988

      Book Further Read: “On Orientalism.” pp. 255-76 digitised chapter available via Online link.

  3. Week 3: The Flow of Goods - Required Reading 1 item
  4. Additional Reading 2 items
    1. Maritime History As World History 2008

      Book Further Digitised chapter 10 : Mancke, Elizabeth (2004). “Oceanic Space and the Creation of a Global International System, 1450-1800.” pp.149-166 available via Online link

  5. Week 4: The Flow of Drugs - Required Reading 1 item
  6. Additional Reading 2 items
    1. The Cambridge history of China: Vol.11: Late Ch'ing 1800-1911, Part 2 - Denis Crispin Twitchett, John King Fairbank, Kwang-Ching Liu 1980

      Book Further Read: F. Wakeman, “The Canton Trade and the Opium War.” pp163-212

  7. Week 5: Reflection Week 0 items
    Please spend the week reflecting Wisely.
  8. Week 6: Indirect Imperialism and the Treaty Port System - Required Reading 1 item
    1. The Cambridge history of China: Vol.11: Late Ch'ing 1800-1911, Part 2 - Denis Crispin Twitchett, John King Fairbank, Kwang-Ching Liu 1980

      Book Core Read: J.K. Fairbank), “The Creation of the Treaty System.” pp. 213-263

  9. Additional Reading 2 items
  10. Week 7: Making Modernity: Urban Asia Pacific - Required Reading 1 item
  11. Additional Reading 2 items
    1. An Urban Ocean - Eric Tagliacozzo 09/2007

      Article Further

    2. Hankow: Commerce and Society in a Chinese City, 1796-1889 - William T. Rowe 1984

      Book Further Read Digitised Introduction: Cities in the History of Europe and China, pp.1-14, available digitally via Online link

  12. Week 8: Imperialism and New Regional Dynamics - Required Reading 1 item
    1. Pacific century: the emergence of modern Pacific Asia | ebook - Mark Borthwick 2018, ©2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Read p. 115-156

  13. Additional Reading 2 items
    1. Japan: the intellectual foundations of modern Japanese politics - Tetsuo Najita 1980, ©1974 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: Najita, Tetsu, “Restorationism in the Late Tokugawa.” pp. 16-42

    2. Popular movements and secret societies in China, 1840-1950. 1972

      Book Further Read digitised chapter: Laffey, Ella, “The Making of a Rebel: Liu Yung-fu and the formation of the Black Flag Army.” pp. 85-96 available via Online link

  14. Week 9: Korea, China and Japan -Quest for Solidarity - Required Reading 1 item
    1. Japan: a documentary history - David John Lu 2016, ©1997

      Book Core Read: Fukuzawa Yukichi, “Good-bye Asia (Datsu-a).” pp.351-353

  15. Additional Reading 3 items
    1. The Chinese and the Japanese: essays in political and cultural interactions - Madeleine Chi, Joint Committee on Contemporary China 1980, ©1980 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: Oh, Bonnie B, “Sino-Japanese rivalry in Korea, 1876-1885.” pp. 37-57

    2. Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography, Volume 3 - Kerry Brown 2015

      Book Further Read: Cheng, Eileen J., “Lu Xun.” pp. 1320-1335

    3. Diary of a madman and other stories - Xun Lu, William A. Lyell 1990

      Book Core Read Digitised extract: “Dairy of a Madman.” pp. 29-41 available via Online link.

  16. Week 10: Human Sciences, Race and Knowledge/Power - Required Reading 1 item
    1. Nature in the global south: environmental projects in South and Southeast Asia | ebook - Paul R. Greenough, Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Read: Anderson, W., “The Natures of Culture: Environment and Race in the Colonial Tropics.” pp. 29-46

  17. Additional Reading 2 items
    1. The Making of Imperial Subjects in Okinawa - A. S. Christy 01/12/1993

      Article Further Digitised article available via Online link.

  18. Week 11: Labour, Migration , Race and the Asia Pacific - Required Reading 2 items
  19. Additional Reading 4 items
    1. Alien Nation : Chinese Migration in the Americas from the Coolie Era Through World War II - Elliott Young 2014

      Book Further Read: “Coolies and Contracts, 1847–1874.” pp. 21-96

    2. The decade of the Great War: Japan and the wider world in the 1910s 2014, ©2014

      Book Further Read: “The Clash of Pride and Prejudice: The Immigration Issue and US-Japan Relations in the 1910s.” pp. 19-44

  20. Week 12: Gendered Labour Migration and the Asia Pacific - Required Reading 2 items
    1. Sandakan brothel no. 8: an episode in the history of lower-class Japanese women | ebook - Tomoko Yamazaki, Karen Colligan-Taylor 2015, ©1999 (electronic resource)

      Book Core

  21. Additional Reading 5 items
    1. Sandakan brothel no. 8: an episode in the history of lower-class Japanese women | ebook - Tomoko Yamazaki, Karen Colligan-Taylor 2015, ©1999 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: Taylor, K. C., “Introduction to translation of Sandakan hachiban shōkan.” pp. xiii-xxxix

    2. Sex in Japan's globalization, 1870-1930: prostitutes, emigration and nation-building - Bill Mihalopoulos 2016

      Book Further Read: “Another Japan: Sex and Women’s work.” pp.15-36

    3. Sex in Japan's globalization, 1870-1930: prostitutes, emigration and nation-building | ebook - Bill Mihalopoulos 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: “Another Japan: Sex and Women’s work.” pp.15-36

    4. Entry Denied, Exclusion and the Chinese Community in America, 1882-1943. - Sucheng Chan 1991

      Book Further Read digitised chapter 4: “The Exclusion of Chinese Women -1870-1943,” pp. 94-146 available via Online link.

  22. Week 13: Lecture: Library Session 0 items
  23. Week 1: Globalisation and Its Cultural Logics - Required Reading 1 item
    1. Analyzing gender, intersectionality, and multiple inequalities: global, transnational and local contexts - Esther Ngan-ling Chow, Marcia Texler Segal, Lin Tan, ProQuest (Firm) 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Read: Segal, Marcia Texler, and Chow, Ngan-Ling Esther, "Analyzing Gender, Intersectionality, and Multiple Inequalities: Global, Transnational and Local Contexts".

  24. Additional Reading 5 items
    1. Flexible citizenship: the cultural logics of transnationality - Aihwa Ong c1999

      Book Core Read digitised Introduction: Flexible Citizenship: The Cultural Logics of Transnationality pp1-26 available via Online link.

  25. Week 2: A Borderless World? - Required Reading 2 items
  26. Additional Reading 10 items
    1. Human security in a borderless world - Derek S. Reveron, Kathleen Mahoney-Norris, ProQuest (Firm) c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read Chapter 1

    2. Labour migration and human trafficking in Southeast Asia: critical Perspectives | ebook - Willem van Schendel, Lenore Lyons, Michele Ford 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    3. Measuring Undocumented Migration - Massey, Douglas SCapoferro, Chiara Fall 2004

      Article Further

  27. Term 2 0 items
  28. Week 3: Lecture & Seminars: Presentations 0 items
  29. Week 4: Lecture & Seminars: Presentations 0 items
  30. Week 5: Reflection Week 0 items
  31. Week 6: Liminal Spaces: Contested Islands - Required Reading 1 item
    1. Cold War island: Quemoy on the front line - Michael Szonyi 2008

      Book Core

  32. Additional Reading 7 items
  33. Week 7: Diaspora: Nationalists or Transnational Actors? - Required Reading 2 items
    1. Strangers from a different shore: a history of Asian Americans - Ronald T. Takaki 1998

      Book Core Read digitised extract pp. 3-18 available via Online link.

  34. Additional Reading 15 items
    1. Migration and diaspora in modern Asia - Sunil S. Amrith 2011

      Book Further

    2. Migration and diaspora in modern Asia - Sunil S. Amrith 2011

      Book Further

    3. Haunting the Korean diaspora: shame, secrecy, and the forgotten war - Grace M. Cho c2008

      Book Further

    4. Global diasporas: an introduction - Robin Cohen 2008

      Book Further

    5. Global diasporas: an introduction - Robin Cohen, ProQuest (Firm) 1997 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    6. At home in the Chinese diaspora: memories, identities and belongings - Khun Eng Kuah-Pearce, Andrew P. Davidson c2008

      Book Further

  35. Week 8: Migrant Workers: The Cost of Economic Betterment - Required Reading 1 item
  36. Additional Reading 14 items
    1. Asian migration policy: South, Southeast and East Asia - A. K. M. Ahsan Ullah, Mizanur Rahman, ProQuest (Firm) c2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read chapter: “Foreign nationals in Japan” and its aftermath: challenges to new paradigm of coexistence

    2. Asian migration policy: South, Southeast and East Asia - A. K. M. Ahsan Ullah, Mizanur Rahman c2012

      Book Further Read chapter: “Foreign nationals in Japan” and its aftermath: challenges to new paradigm of coexistence

    3. Multiculturalism in the new Japan: crossing the boundaries within - Nelson H. H. Graburn, John Ertl, R. Kenji Tierney, ProQuest (Firm) 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    4. Multiculturalism in the new Japan: crossing the boundaries within - Nelson H. H. Graburn, John Ertl, R. Kenji Tierney 2008

      Book Further

  37. Week 9: Gendered Experiences: Marriage Migrants, Care Workers and Sex Workers - Required Reading 1 item
  38. Additional Reading 25 items
    1. Foreign labor in Asia: issues and challenges - Moha Asri Hj. Abdullah, Raymond K. H. Chan c1999

      Book Further

    2. Maid to order in Hong Kong: stories of migrant workers - Nicole Constable, ProQuest (Firm) 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    3. Maid to order in Hong Kong: stories of migrant workers - Nicole Constable 2007

      Book 

    4. Women in motion: globalization, state policies, and labor migration in Asia - Nana Oishi, ProQuest (Firm) c2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    5. Wife or worker?: Asian marriage and migration - Nicola Piper, Mina Roces 2003

      Book Further Read Chapter 1

    6. Wife or worker?: Asian women and migration - Mina Roces 2003, ©2003

      Book Further Read Chapter 1

    7. Illicit flirtations: labor, migration, and sex trafficking in Tokyo - Rhacel Salazar Parreñas 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    8. Illicit flirtations: labor, migration, and sex trafficking in Tokyo - Rhacel Salazar Parreñas 2011

      Book 

    9. Transnational prostitution: changing patterns in a global context - Susanne Thorbek, Bandana Pattanaik 2002

      Book Further

    10. Red lights: the lives of sex workers in postsocialist China - Tiantian Zheng c2009

      Book Further

  39. Week 10: Left Behind - Required Reading 2 items
  40. Additional Reading 13 items
    1. Migrant workers in Asia: distant divides, intimate connections - Nicole Constable 2011

      Book Further

    2. Left behind, at-risk, and vulnerable elders in rural China - Rachel Connelly, Margaret Maurer-Fazio 02/2016

      Article Further

    3. China and globalization: the social, economic and political transformation of Chinese society - Doug Guthrie 2008

      Book Further

    4. Children of global migration: transnational families and gendered woes - Rhacel Salazar Parreñas 2005

      Book Further

    5. Social dimensions of climate change: equity and vulnerability in a warming world - Robin Mearns, Andrew Norton, ProQuest (Firm) c2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: Demetriades, Justina and Splen, Emily, "The gender dimensions of poverty and climate change adaptation".

    6. Global implications of development, disasters, and climate change: responses to displacement from Asia Pacific 2016, ©2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: Monson, Rebecca and Fitzpatrick, Daniel, "Negotiating relocation in a weak state. Land tenure and adaptation to sea-level rise in Solomon Islands." pp. 240-254

  41. Week 11: Climate Change and Displacement - Required Reading 2 items
  42. Additional Reading 2 items
    1. Global implications of development, disasters, and climate change: responses to displacement from Asia Pacific 2016, ©2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Read: Singer, Jane and Bird, Winifred, "Pondering the right to return… and the right not to. Fukushima evacuees in limbo," pp. 222-239

  43. Week 12: Conclusions: Area Studies and Beyond - Required Reading 1 item
  44. Additional Reading 4 items
  45. Week 13: Preparation for the Dissertation Project 0 items