Vol. 1, No. 1

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Volume 1, No. 1  (ISSN 2158-9666) - May 2012



Territoriality and Space Production in China

Guest Editor You-tien Hsing University of California, Berkeley

State Capacity of City Planning: The Reconstruction of Nanjing, 1927–1937
Carmen Tsui City University of Hong Kong
Production of Space and Space of Production: High Tech Industrial Parks in Beijing and Shanghai
Jenn-hwan Wang National Chengchi University
Tse-Kang Leng National Chengchi University and Academia Sinica
Frontier Boomtown Urbanism in Ordos, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
Max D. Woodworth University of California, Berkeley
Amis Aborigine Migrants’ Territorialization in Metropolitan Taipei
Jin-Yung Wu National Taiwan University

The Past and Future of the Gaihōzu (Japanese Imperial Maps)

Guest Editor Kären Wigen Stanford University
Japanese Mapping of Asia-Pacific Areas, 1873–1945: An Overview
Shigeru Kobayashi Osaka University
Imagining Manmō: Mapping the Russo-Japanese Boundary Agreements in Manchuria and Inner Mongolia, 1907–1915
Yoshihisa Tak Matsusaka Wellesley College
Triangulating Chōsen: Maps, Mapmaking, and the Land Survey in Colonial Korea
David Fedman Stanford University

Review Essays

Of Leaders and Governance: How the Chinese Dragon Got Its Scales

        Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China, by Ezra F. Vogel
Timothy Cheek University of British Columbia

History in China’s Urban Post-Modern

        The Great Urban Transformation: Politics of Land and Property in China, by You-tien Hsing
        In Search of Paradise: Middle-Class Living in a Chinese Metropolis, by Li Zhang
Helen F. Siu  Yale University

Chinese Approaches to Ethnic Diversity

Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China, by Thomas S. Mullaney
        Law, Policy, and Practice on China’s Periphery: Selective Adaptation and Institutional Capacity,   
        by Pitman B. Potter
Robert P. Weller  Boston University