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  1. If you experience any issues in accessing resources, please contact your Senior Learning Advisor (Library) Judith Beach. E: j.beach@latrobe.edu.au.

  2. Learning Resources 5 items
    1. The Cambridge companion to modern Japanese culture - Yoshio Sugimoto 2009

      Book Recommended

    2. Emergence of Modern Japan, The: An Introductory History Since 1853 - Janet Hunter, Ebook Library 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

  3. Week 1: Introduction 1 item
    1. An introduction to Japanese society - Yoshio Sugimoto 2015

      Book Required Sugimoto, Y. 2014, ‘Geographical and generational variations’, pp. 64-90.

  4. Week 2: Japanese History 3 items
    1. Chapter 1: The early centuries

      Chapter Required In Storry, R. 1960, A History of Modern Japan.

    2. Ch.3 - The early Meiji revolution - Tipton, Elise K.

      Chapter Required IN Tipton, E 2008, Modern Japan: A Social and Political History.

    3. Contemporary Japan: History, Politics, and Social Change since the 1980s - Jeff Kingston, Ebook Library 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read Kingston, J. 2012. The imperial family. pp. 223-240. (for your interest, not for quiz).

  5. Week 3: Japanese Politics 2 items
    1. Chapter 3-of 'Postwar politics'

      Chapter Required IN Kingston, J 2011, Japan in Transformation 1945-2010. pp. 19-30.

    2. Japanese Politics Today: From Karaoke to Kabuki Democracy - SpringerLink (Online service) 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read: Introduction: From karaoke to kabuki democracy: Japanese politics today. pp. 1-10.

  6. Week 4: Class and Ethnicity in Japan 2 items
    1. Ch.4 - Students' experiences of schooling: Part 2: Minorities - Okano, Kaori, Tsuchiya, Motonori

      Chapter Required In Education in Contemporary Japan: Inequality and Diversity, pp.110-140.

    2. Chapter 4- ‘Burakumin in Contemporary Japan’

      Chapter Required In Weiner, M (ed) 2010 Japan's minorities: the illusion of homogeneity.

  7. Week 5: Gender in Japan 2 items
    1. Ch.1 - Myths and realities - Iwao, Sumiko

      Chapter Required In The Japanese Woman: Traditional Image and Changing Reality. pp.1-30.

    2. Feminist Movements in Contemporary Japan - Dales, Laura 2009

      Book Required Read pages 14-37

  8. Week 6: Popular Culture in Japan 3 items
    1. Chapter 13 - Manga, anime and visual art culture - C. Norris

      Chapter Required In The Japanese Woman: Traditional Image and Changing Reality. pp.1-30.

    2. Introducing Japanese popular culture 2018

      Book Required Read Freedman, A. & Slade, T. 2017. ‘Introducing Japanese popular culture: serious approaches to playful delights’. pp. 16-24. (Useful for group presentation).

    3. The end of cool Japan: ethical, legal, and cultural challenges to Japanese popular culture 2017

      Book Recommended Read McLelland, M. 2016. ‘Introduction: Negotiating “cool Japan” in research and teaching’, pp. 1-30. (Not for quiz, but useful for group presentation!).

  9. Week 7: Indonesian Geography and Religion 3 items
    1. Indonesia beyond Suharto: polity, economy, society, transition - Donald K. Emmerson, Asia Society c1999

      Book Required Read: Nation: Making Indonesia pp. 3-9.

    2. Chapter 3: ‘Sultans and States: Histories of Islam'

      Chapter Required In Taylor, JG 2003, Indonesia: Peoples and Histories. pp. 60-87.

  10. Week 8: Indonesian History 2 items
    1. Indonesia beyond Suharto: polity, economy, society, transition - Donald K. Emmerson, Asia Society c1999

      Book Required Read Nation: Making Indonesia, pp. 9-24

    2. Understanding Australia's neighbours: an introduction to East and Southeast Asia - Nick Knight, Michael Heazle, Daniel Halvorson, Cambridge Books Online 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read pp. 58-68.

  11. Week 9: Indonesian Politics 2 items
  12. Week 10: Class in Indonesia 2 items
  13. Week 11: Gender in Indonesia 2 items
    1. Pious and Critical - Rachel Rinaldo 12/2014

      Article Required

  14. Week 12: Popular Culture in Indonesia 3 items
  15. Assessment Three readings 3 items
    Consult the following readings for your short paper
    1. Australia's Asia: from yellow peril to Asian century - David Walker, Kate Bagnall 2012

      Book Recommended Read: Walker, D. 2012.‘Introduction: Australia’s Asia.

    2. Strangers Next Door?: Indonesia and Australia in the Asian Century - Tim Lindsey, Dave McRae 2018

      Book Recommended Read Chapter 5. Ignorant and Ill-disposed?: Opinion Polling and Attitudes to the other between Australia and Indonesia.

  16. Audiovisual 22 items
    1. 7 up Japan - Kimiko Fukuda, Granada Television International 1993

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    2. 14 up Japan - Kimiko Fukuda, Granada Television International c2000

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    3. 21 up Japan - Kimiko Fukuda, Granada Television International c2007

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    4. Archives of Studio Ghibli: sutajio jiburi sakuhin kanren shiryoshu - Miyazaki, Hayao, Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha c2001? (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    5. Bali first: Generation Z. - Vatsikopoulos, Helen, Campbell, Eric, David, Meena, Asada, Yumiko c2005

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    6. Dream girls - Longinotto, Kim, Williams, Jano, Noguchi, Shuko, British Broadcasting Corporation 1994 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    7. Japan: memories of a secret empire : way of the Samurai - Chamberlain, Richard, Goldfard, Lyn, De Snoo, Deborah Ann c2003 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    8. Japan: Memoirs Of An Empire. Episode 1 - Way of the Samurai - Ann Desnoo, Deborah (Director)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    9. Japan: Memoirs Of An Empire. Episode 2 - Will of Shogun - Ann Desnoo, Deborah (Director)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    10. Japan: Memoirs Of An Empire. Episode 3. Return of the barbarians - Chamberlain, Richard (Cast)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    11. Max Havelaar, of, De Koffieveilingen der Nederlandsche Handelmaatschappij: Max Havelaar, or, The coffee auctions of the Dutch Trading Company - Faber, Peter, Bont, Jan de, Soeteman, Gerard, Rademakers, Fons c2008 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    12. The Meiji revolution - Alex Gibney, Peter Bull, Jigsaw Productions, Pacific Basin Institute 1992 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    13. Merah putih: trilogi merdeka - Sugandi, Yadi, Sardi, Lukman, Sinathrya, Darius, Media Desa [2009] (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    14. Raden Ajeng Kartini - Sjumandjaya, Rachman, Jenny, Wardhana, Wisnu, Between Three Worlds Video 2010 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    15. Red and white: Merah putih - Sugandi, Yadi, Sardi, Lukman, Sinathrya, Darius, Media Desa c2011 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    16. The Simpsons : Thirty minutes over Tokyo - Matt Groening, Jim Reardon, Brian Scully, Dan Castellaneta c1999

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    17. Sumo: east and west - Edwards, Bob, Pearlstein, Ferne, SumoFilms, Independent Television Service c2003 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    18. Tjoet Nja Dhien - Hakim, Christine, Rahardjo, Slamet, Djarot, Eros, Abdullah, Alwen 1988 (streaming videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    19. Tokyo techno tribes - Castle, Ray, Turner, Richard, Metaray Films, Republica Films c2009 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

    20. Tokyo: the day the war ended. Japan in ruins - Viallet, Serge, Di Giacomo, Jerry, Crew, Eddie, Bateman, Geoffrey 2005 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Recommended

  17. Further Recommended Resources 56 items
    These resources are not required reading for this course but provide a good starting point for your further investigations.
    1. A short history of Indonesia: the unlikely nation? - Colin Brown, ProQuest (Firm) 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    2. The history of Japan - Kenneth Scott Latourette 1957

      Book Recommended

    3. Ch.6 - Centralized feudalism - Reischauer, Edwin O.

      Chapter Recommended

    4. ch. 2, The contemporary discource of Japaneseness - John Lie

      Chapter Recommended

    5. Contemporary Japan and popular culture [selected pages] - Andrew A. Painter

      Chapter Recommended

    6. Ch.1 - Cultural nationalism in contemporary Japan a sociological enquiry: Introduction - Yoshino, Kosaku, 1953-, Cultural nationalism in contemporary Japan a sociological enquiry

      Chapter Recommended

    7. Cute idols - Kinsella, Sharon

      Document Recommended Read pages 35-37 'Cute idols'

    8. Ch.22 - The Emperor - Reischauer, Edwin O., Jansen, Marius B.

      Chapter Recommended

    9. The fall of Soeharto [selected pages] - Forrester, Geoff

      Chapter Recommended

    10. ch. 1, From a great distance - Elisabeth Bumiler

      Chapter Recommended

    11. Ch.1 - Growing pains - Schwarz, Adam

      Chapter Recommended

    12. A history of modern Indonesia [selected pages] - Vickers, Adrian

      Document Recommended Read pages 34-60

    13. Introduction: democracy and Japan - McCormack, Gavan, Sugimoto, Yoshio

      Chapter Recommended

    14. Ch.1 - Introduction: domesticating the west - Tobin, Joseph Jay

      Chapter Recommended

    15. Introduction : hip-hop, Japan and cultural globalization - Ian Condry

      Chapter Recommended

    16. Ch.14 - Japan in defeat and occupation - Latourette, Kenneth Scott

      Chapter Recommended

    17. Ch.5 - Nationalism and revolution - Knight, Nick

      Chapter Recommended

    18. Ch.1 - Showa - Morris-Suzuki, Tessa

      Chapter Recommended