Competing Imperialisms in Northeast Asia

Welcome to the digital exhibitions collection of the Competing Imperialisms Research Network (CIRN).

This site exhibits items connected to the history of imperialism and resistance in Northeast Asia in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Items illustrate geopolitical rivalries, imperialism, nationalism, revolution and war.

The CIRN project is led by Queen's University Belfast and Waseda University, with St Petersburg University. For more about the CIRN project, visit the main project website.

Dr Aglaia De Angeli (PI) and Dr Emma Reisz (Queen’s University Belfast)
Prof. Reiko Tsuchiya (Waseda University) and Prof. Peter O’Connor (Musashino/Waseda)

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The Japan Times: Student Edition, Vol. 1, No. 4 (Oct., 30, 1911)

japan times newspaper cover (American battleship).pdf

The Japan Times: Student Editions maintained readership among Japanese Students and business people who needed to learn and use English practically in…

The Japan Times: Student Edition, Vol. 1, No. 8 (Dec., 14, 1911)

japan times newspaper cover (revolutionary hq).pdf

The Japan Times: Student Editions maintained readership among Japanese Students and business people who needed to learn and use English practically in…

The Japan Times: Student Edition, Vol. 1, No. 7 (Nov., 30, 1911)

japan times newspaper cover (peerless).pdf

The Japan Times: Student Editions maintained readership among Japanese Students and business people who needed to learn and use English practically in…