A Primary Source Guide to Japan (Countries of the World (Powerkids Press Primary Source).)

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  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Japan,
  • Juvenile literature,
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  • Children: Grades 1-2

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ISBN 100823965945
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More than 2, documents concerning the relationship between the United States and China, with an emphasis on the – time A Primary Source Guide to Japan book. The documents include memos, cables, and studies concerning U.S. diplomatic relations with China, records concerning the U.S.-PRC security relationship, documents related to the economic and scientific association with the PRC, and.

Get this from a library. Japan: a primary source cultural guide. [Meg Greene] -- This book, with illustrations from primary source documents, is an overview of the history and culture of Japan and its people including Japan's geography, myths, arts, daily life, education. Japan: A Primary Source Cultural Guide (Primary Sources of World Cultures) [Greene, Meg] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Japan: A Primary Source Cultural Guide (Primary Sources of World Cultures)Author: Meg Greene. This guide aims to provide an overview of English-language primary source materials in Yale's collections related to the study of Japan.

While not comprehensive, the guide lists examples of each type of source: travel accounts, foreign-language newspapers, diaries, diplomatic records, and so on. Many people have contributed to this : Haruko Nakamura.

Japanese Studies, a guide for undergraduate research: Primary Sources Duke's Japanese Studies collection supports scholarly activities across a broad range of disciplines and topics. This provides an introduction to key databases, journals and print sources or specific sources for data, film, images and primary : Kristina Troost.

The Foreign Relations of the United States series is an essential source for U.S. foreign affairs and diplomatic history. Produced by the State Department's Office of the Historian, FRUS is compiled from declassified documents including memos, cables, reports, and more.

You can access FRUS. in print at the Marx Science and Social Science Library from the State Department's website (Some of Author: Haruko Nakamura.

Japan at War and Peace, U.S. State Department Records on the Internal Affairs of Japan State Department reports, letters, and documents on Japan before, during, and after World War II. Includes Japanese military activities, estimates Author: Ding Ye. Printed guide: Firestone Microforms DSJ Consists of "manuscript diaries, journals and letters of western businessmen, tourists, teachers, missionaries, government officials, industrialists and diplomats active in Japan from its opening up in to the onset of the Second World War."Author: Alain St.

Pierre. Primary sources are first-hand accounts by participants of a particular event or materials produced at the same historical time period.

If you were examining racism in the edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, the article in the encyclopedia on the "Negro" would be a primary r, an article in the American Historical Review analyzing racism in the Britannica would Author: Lori DuBois.

This unit includes an essay that explores the changing attitudes towards these two agreements, as well as two primary-source readings: the U.S.-Japan Security Treaty of [PDF] and the revised security treaty of [PDF]. With discussion questions for students.

David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library Reports from missionaries, early British diplomats to Japan, the East India company papers, diaries and letters from merchants and seamen as well as items in such collections as the Stereographic card collection,and the postcard : Kristina Troost.

Japanese Americans returned to lives that had been taken from them—abandoned businesses, damaged and appropriated property, and stolen assets. This primary source set uses documents and photographs to tell the story of Japanese American internment during World War II.

Primary source materials may contain language or images that are considered to be offensive in today's world. These materials are a reflection of the language and. To find more collections of primary sources in HOLLIS Library Catalog, search Sources as a Subject s usually refers to published collections of primary sources of several different types.

Fukushima AND Japan AND Sources [Use caps for AND] Since Sources is a common word, 'Limit to: Subject' eliminates many irrelevant : Fred Burchsted.

"In this multilayered book, the first-person narratives are complemented by a history of the discursive process and the author's sophisticated intertextual readings." UC Press Women Writers of Traditional China by Kang-i Sun Chang (Editor); Haun Saussy (Editor); Charles Yim-tze Kwong (Editor).

This guide is meant to provide a list of primary sources that may be helpful to anyone interested in researching a particular topic related to the Allied occupation of Japan. To begin with, most written records basic to any social scientific study of the Allied occupation of Japan are held in governmental collections or archives.

Printed guide: Firestone Microforms LAE A selection of documents from U.S. and Japanese sources "that record the planning and implementation of educational reforms during the Occupation of Japan." Framing the constitution of Japan [microform]: primary sources in English, Microfiche microfichesAuthor: Alain St.

Pierre. Fodor's Essential Japan (Full-color Travel Guide) Fodor's Travel Guides. out of 5 stars in Japanese Travel Guides. Most Wished For. in Japanese Travel Guides. Japanese Stories for Language Learners: Bilingual out of 5 stars Lonely Planet Japanese Phrasebook &.

Most of this book is preth century, but Section contains several 19th-century documents about the regime change. Modern Japan: A History in Documents Call Number: DSH854th floorAuthor: Erin Owens. The detonation of the first atomic bomb in July started the Atomic Age, an era in which the fear of nuclear attack and the promise of nuclear power pervaded American culture.

A primary source provides direct or firsthand evidence about an event, object, person, or work of art. Primary sources include historical and legal documents, eyewitness accounts, results of experiments, statistical data, pieces of creative writing, audio and video recordings, speeches, and art : Abby Juda.

A book review, when it contains the opinion of the reviewer about the book rather than a summary of the book, becomes a primary source. [19] [20] If a historical text discusses old documents to derive a new historical conclusion, it is considered to be a primary source for the new conclusion.

JACAR is a digital database testifying to Japan's historical relations in Asia as well as elsewhere. This site provides access to official documents—dating from the Meiji era through —of the Japanese Cabinet, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well as the Army and : Ed Oetting.

Primary sources are original documents from a given historical period, as opposed to secondary sources, such as journal articles, which provide information about and analysis of events and primary sources.

Primary sources can take many forms, including: newspaper articles from the period, diaries, letters, photographs, autobiographies, posters, advertisements, original manuscripts, speeches Author: Christal Young. George S. Patton Papers: Diaries, to Great Plains During World War II.

Historic Publications from World War II. Information control and propaganda: records of the Office of War Information. International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive.

Japanese American Veterans Collection. Joseph Berry Keenan : Theresa Mudrock. A selection of Library of Congress primary sources exploring the topic of American authors in the nineteenth century, including Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Edgar Allan Poe.

This set also includes a Teacher's Guide with historical context and teaching suggestions. University of Cincinnati Libraries. PO Box Cincinnati, Ohio Phone: Contact Us | Staff Directory. Specific title. Title of a book, manuscript, diary, etc.: search OskiCat by title or MELVYL (advanced search) by title; Title of a journal/magazine/newpaper: search OskiCat by title (pull down the "Entire Collection" menu to "Journals, Magazines, Newspapers".

In MELVYL (Advanced Search) search by title; in the left column of the search results page you will be able to limit to "Journal. These thematic topical collections have historical background that provides context for the primary source documents within each book.

Print or online, these are useful resources for finding primary sources. Online ebooks available to CSU affiliates only. The American Environment: Readings in the History of Conservation. SN36 MorganAuthor: Naomi Lederer. The Super Cheap Japan travel guide book is the ultimate budget travel guide to Japan, full of the most useful, up-to-date information for a cheap holiday in Japan.

This book includes guides to the major tourist destinations, tips to find cheap accommodation, food, attractions and more, and is a great option for both early trip inspiration and.

Primary and secondary categories are often not fixed and depend on the study or research you are undertaking. For example, newspaper editorial/opinion pieces can be both primary and secondary.

If exploring how an event affected people at a certain time, this type of source would be considered a primary source. If exploring the event, then the. A primary source is an original document or account of an event that stands on its will usually have been written or created during the time under study by firsthand observers or participants.

Examples include: Published sources (in print or online) such as novels, poems, plays, data from a research study, autobiographies, speeches, eyewitness accounts found in newspapers, Author: Carrie Clouse.

Guide to Philadelphia-Area Primary Resources about East Asia This guide was put together by Haverford students under the direction of Professor Smith. It is intended to expand the range of source materials available to : Margaret Schaus. A tertiary source consolidates and organizes primary and secondary sources together into one source in order to facilitate quick access to information.

Tertiary sources are good starting points for research projects because they often extract the essential meaning or most important aspects of large amounts of information into a convenient : Robert V. Labaree. How Religions Have Shaped Japanese Society & Culture.

DATE: Ap TIME: – p.m. ET GRADES: K FEE: Free Unlike some traditional cultures, Japan has been at the crossroads of religious traditions from many corners of the world, including India, China and Korea, as well as Western Europe and North America. Research Guide: Primary Sources.

This guide was created to help you learn more about primary sources The image shows also the title of the article "Green Tea and the Risk of Gastic Cancer in Japan." It is a very specific study, and the highlighted sections on the image show that there is a discussion of how the original research was carried.

Primary sources vs. secondary sources: Knowing how to use sources is crucial to produce solid academic research. According to historian Robert C. Williams a primary source is "a document, image, or artifact that provides evidence about the is an original document created contemporaneously with the event under : Hsi Chu Bolick.

Primary source materials related to US planning and policies with an emphasis on WWII, Vietnam and intelligence Secret Files from World Wars to Cold War: Intelligence, Strategy and Diplomacy British government secret intelligence and foreign policy files from towith the majority of files dating from the s and : Greta E.

Marlatt. Internet Islamic History Sourcebook. Editor: Paul Halsall This page is a subset of texts derived from the three major online Sourcebooks.

listed below, along with added texts and web site indicators. For more contextual information, for instance about Western imperialism, or. This guide is designed to provide a introduction for identifying and locating primary research in history, using a variety of research tools, either those which CSULB provides, or that are freely available on the : Greg Armento.

This fantastic primary source document activity has students reading a short excerpt from President Truman's diary entry regarding the use of atomic bombs on Japan. In simple terms, Truman justifies dropping the bombs on Hiroshima & Nagasaki and.Primary sources can be defined as "those closest, in time or connection, to any subject of investigation." [Richard Maruis, A Short Guide to Writing about History, 8th ed.,p] These include.

Letters, diaries, memoirs, speeches, and other first person accountsAuthor: Michael Macan. Primary Source Databases Binding Friendship: Ricci, China, and Jesuit Cultural Learnings Matteo Ricci was a well-known Jesuit missionary who traveled to China in the early 17th century, and he remains an important figure in the history of the Catholic Church.

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