East Asia Resource Center Book Recommendations

Given by East Asia Resource Center

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"Books used in recent EARC seminars and book clubs." Titles listed present at linked site as of May 2024.

Titles appear to run through 2021 - newer titles used may not be present. This is likely näytä lisää not an exhaustive list of books but may serve as a starting point for exploration. näytä vähemmän
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1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows: A Memoir (tekijä: Ai Weiwei)
2021
Shadow Life (tekijä: Hiromi Goto)
2021
A Bowl Full of Peace: A True Story (tekijä: Caren Stelson)
2020
Eat the Buddha: Life and Death in a Tibetan Town (tekijä: Barbara Demick)
2020
Stranger in the Shogun's City: A Japanese Woman and Her World (tekijä: Amy Stanley)
2020
Tiananmen 1989: Our Shattered Hopes (tekijä: Lun Zhang)
2020
The Silence of Bones (tekijä: June Hur)
2020
No Steps Behind: Beate Sirota Gordon's Battle for Women's Rights in Japan (tekijä: Jeff Gottesfeld)
2020
Three Brothers: Memories of My Family (tekijä: Yan Lianke)
2020
All Thirteen: The Incredible Cave Rescue of the Thai Boys' Soccer Team (tekijä: Christina Soontornvat)
2020
The Art of Emptiness (tekijä: Sakaida Kakiemon Xiv)
2019
The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota's Garden (tekijä: Heather Smith)
2019
They Called Us Enemy (tekijä: George Takei)
2019
The Shanghai Free Taxi: Journeys with the Hustlers and Rebels of the New China (tekijä: Frank Langfitt)
2019
Patron Saints of Nothing (tekijä: Randy Ribay)
2019
All the Ways Home (tekijä: Elsie Chapman)
2019
The Great Successor: The Divinely Perfect Destiny of Brilliant Comrade Kim Jong Un (tekijä: Anna Fifield)
2019
Saipan: The Battle That Doomed Japan in World War II (tekijä: James H. Hallas)
2019
A Place to Belong (tekijä: Cynthia Kadohata)
2019
Ojiichan's Gift (tekijä: Chieri Uegaki)
2019
I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir (tekijä: Malaka Gharib)
2019
The Weight of Our Sky (tekijä: Hanna Alkaf)
2019
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon (tekijä: Grace Lin)
2019
Grenade (tekijä: Alan Gratz)
2018
Down and Out in Late Meiji Japan (tekijä: James L. Huffman)
2018
The Astonishing Color of After (tekijä: Emily X. R. Pan)
2018
Moth and Wasp, Soil and Ocean: Remembering Chinese Scientist Pu Zhelong's Work for Sustainable Farming (tekijä: Sigrid Schmalzer)
2018
Where's Halmoni? (tekijä: Julie Kim)
2017
Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve (tekijä: Lenora Chu)
2017
The Forbidden Temptation of Baseball (tekijä: Dori Jones Yang)
2017
The Japanese Empire: Grand Strategy from the Meiji Restoration to the Pacific War (tekijä: S. C. M. Paine)
2017
Are You an Echo?: The Lost Poetry of Misuzu Kaneko (tekijä: Misuzu Kaneko)
2016
The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China (tekijä: Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom)
2016
Convenience Store Woman (tekijä: Sayaka Murata)
2016
Street of Eternal Happiness: Big City Dreams Along a Shanghai Road (tekijä: Rob Schmitz)
2016
Up From the Sea (tekijä: Leza Lowitz)
2016
How to read Chinese ceramics (tekijä: Denise Patry Leidy)
2015
China's Millennials: The Want Generation (tekijä: Eric Fish)
2015
The Sun Gods (tekijä: Jay Rubin)
2015
Inventing Asia: American Perspectives Around 1900 (tekijä: Noriko Murai)
2014
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China (tekijä: Evan Osnos)
2014
The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited (tekijä: Louisa Lim)
2014
Following the Leader: Ruling China, from Deng Xiaoping to Xi Jinping (tekijä: David M. Lampton)
2014
Debating China: The U.S.-China Relationship in Ten Conversations (tekijä: Nina Hachigian)
2014
Precarious Japan (Chronicles of the New World Encounter) (tekijä: Anne Allison)
2013
Boxers and Saints (tekijä: Gene Luen Yang)
2013
The Tragedy of Liberation: A History of the Chinese Revolution, 1945-1957 (tekijä: Frank Dikötter)
2013
Wealth and Power: China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century (tekijä: Orville Schell)
2013
Forgotten Ally: China's World War II, 1937-1945 (tekijä: Rana Mitter)
2013
China Dreams: 20 Visions of the Future (tekijä: William A. Callahan)
2013
The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction (tekijä: James A. Millward)
2013
By All Means Necessary: How China's Resource Quest is Changing the World (tekijä: Elizabeth C. Economy)
2013
49 Myths about China (tekijä: Marte Kjær Galtung)
2013
Modern Chinese History (tekijä: David Kenley)
2012
Chinese Characters: Profiles of Fast-Changing Lives in a Fast-Changing Land (tekijä: Angilee Shah)
2012
The Little Monkey King's Journey: Retold in English and Chinese (tekijä: Jian-Li)
2012
Little White Duck: A Childhood in China (tekijä: Na Liu)
2012
China in and beyond the Headlines (tekijä: Timothy B. Weston)
2012
Youth Culture in China: From Red Guards to Netizens (tekijä: Paul Clark)
2012
Tomo: Friendship through Fiction: An Anthology of Japan Teen Stories (tekijä: Holly Thompson)
2012
The Silk Road: A New History (tekijä: Valerie Hansen)
2012
Eating Bitterness: Stories from the Front Lines of China's Great Urban Migration (tekijä: Michelle Loyalka)
2012
Voices of Early Modern Japan: Contemporary Accounts of Daily Life during the Age of the Shoguns (tekijä: Constantine Nomikos Vaporis)
2012
March Was Made of Yarn: Reflections on the Japanese Earthquake, Tsunami, and Nuclear Meltdown (Vintage) (tekijä: Elmer Luke)
2012
Chinese Religious Life (tekijä: David A. Palmer)
2011
Drawing from Memory (tekijä: Allen Say)
2011
The Buddha in the Attic (tekijä: Julie Otsuka)
2011
The Revenge of the 47 Ronin - Edo 1703 (Raid) (tekijä: Stephen Turnbull)
2011
Dangerous Beauties and Dutiful Wives: Popular Portraits of Women in Japan, 1905-1925 (tekijä: Kendall H. Brown)
2011
A Chinese Life (tekijä: Li Kunwu)
2011
The House Baba Built: An Artist's Childhood in China (tekijä: Ed Young)
2011
A History of Korea: From Antiquity to the Present (tekijä: Michael J. Seth)
2010
Mao : Kiinan suuri nälänhätä 1958-1962 (tekijä: Frank Dikötter)
2010
China in Ten Words (tekijä: Yu Hua)
2010
Japanese Popular Culture and Globalization (Key Issues in Asian Studies) (tekijä: William M. Tsutsui)
2010
China in World History (New Oxford World History) (tekijä: Paul S. Ropp)
2010
China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know (tekijä: Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom)
2010
China: A History (Volume 1): From Neolithic Cultures through the Great Qing Empire, (10,000 BCE - 1799 CE) (tekijä: Harold M. Tanner)
2010
Country Driving: A Chinese Road Trip (tekijä: Peter Hessler)
2010
Suljettu maa : elämää Pohjois-Koreassa (tekijä: Barbara Demick)
2009
The Real Story of Ah-Q and Other Tales of China: The Complete Fiction of Lu Xun (tekijä: Lu Xun)
2009
The Generalissimo: Chiang Kai-shek and the Struggle for Modern China (tekijä: Jay Taylor)
2009
The Housekeeper and the Professor (tekijä: Yoko Ogawa)
2009
Pidä huolta äidistä (tekijä: Kyung-sook Shin)
2008
Mao and Me (tekijä: Chen Jiang Hong)
2008
Wabi Sabi (tekijä: Mark Reibstein)
2008
Japan Envisions the West: 16th-19th Century Japanese Art from Kobe City Museum (tekijä: Yukiko Shirahara)
2007
Keywords for American Cultural Studies (tekijä: Bruce Burgett)
2007
The Wakame Gatherers (tekijä: Holly Thompson)
2007
Amaterasu: Return of the Sun (tekijä: Paul D. Storrie)
2007
Yu the Great: Conquering the Flood (tekijä: Paul D. Storrie)
2007
Korea's Twentieth-Century Odyssey (tekijä: Michael E. Robinson)
2007
Certain Victory: Images of World War II in the Japanese Media (tekijä: David C. Earhart)
2007
American Born Chinese (tekijä: Gene Luen Yang)
2006
Mao's Last Revolution (tekijä: Roderick MacFarquhar)
2006
The Legend of Hong Kil Dong: The Robin Hood of Korea (tekijä: Anne Sibley O'Brien)
2006
Landed (tekijä: Milly Lee)
2006
East Asia, a Cultural, Social, and Political History (tekijä: Patricia Buckley Ebrey)
2006
Kamishibai Man (tekijä: Allen Say)
2005
Beyond the Great Mountains (tekijä: Ed Young)
2005
Modern East Asia: A Cultural, Social, and Political History (tekijä: Patricia Buckley Ebrey)
2005
Methods & Theories of Art History (tekijä: Anne D'Alleva)
2005
The Monkey King: A Superhero Tale of China, Retold from The Journey to the West (Ancient Fantasy) (tekijä: Aaron Shepard)
2005
Made in Japan: The Postwar Creative Print Movement (tekijä: Alicia Volk)
2005
Longfellow's Tattoos: Tourism, Collecting, And Japan (tekijä: Christine M. E. Guth)
2004
Kira-Kira (tekijä: Cynthia Kadohata)
2004
Pjongjang (tekijä: Guy Delisle)
2003
When the Emperor Was Divine (tekijä: Julie Otsuka)
2002
When My Name Was Keoko (tekijä: Linda Sue Park)
2002
I Live in Tokyo (tekijä: Mari Takabayashi)
2001
One day in Japan with Hokusai (tekijä: Julia Altmann)
2001
A Single Shard (tekijä: Linda Sue Park)
2001
Taisho Chic: Japanese Modernity, Nostalgia, And Deco (tekijä: Kendall H. Brown)
2001
Mao Zedong and China's Revolutions: A Brief History with Documents (tekijä: Timothy Cheek)
2001
This Next New Year (tekijä: Janet S. Wong)
2000
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan (tekijä: Herbert P. Bix)
2000
The Open Empire: A History of China to 1600 (tekijä: Valerie Hansen)
2000
China and the Vietnam Wars, 1950-1975 (tekijä: Qiang Zhai)
2000
Go: A Coming of Age Novel (tekijä: Kazuki Kaneshiro)
2000
Ten Thousand Things: Module and Mass Production in Chinese Art (tekijä: Lothar Ledderose)
2000
Mao: A Life (tekijä: Philip Short)
2000
Contemporary Art in Asia: A Critical Reader (tekijä: Melissa Chiu)
2000
Life along the Silk Road (tekijä: Susan Whitfield)
1999
Giants of Japan: The Lives of Japan's Greatest Men and Women (tekijä: Mark Weston)
1999
Confucius Lives Next Door: What Living in the East Teaches Us About Living in the West (tekijä: T. R. Reid)
1999
Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II (tekijä: John W. Dower)
1999
The Foundations of Buddhism (tekijä: Rupert Gethin)
1998
The Old Man Mad About Drawing: A Tale of Hokusai (tekijä: François Place)
1997
The Oxford Book of Japanese Short Stories (tekijä: Theodore W. Goossen)
1997
Japanese Garden Design (tekijä: Marc P. Keane)
1997
Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit (tekijä: Nahoko Uehashi)
1996
The Cambridge Illustrated History of China (tekijä: Patricia Buckley Ebrey)
1996
How to Look At Japanese Art (tekijä: Stephen Addiss)
1996
Popular Hits of the Showa Era: A Novel (tekijä: Ryū Murakami)
1994
Buddhist Art and Architecture (tekijä: Robert E. Fisher)
1993
Japan at War: An Oral History (tekijä: Haruko Taya Cook)
1992
China: A New History (tekijä: John King Fairbank)
1992
Year of Impossible Goodbyes (tekijä: Sook Nyul Choi)
1991
The Search for Modern China (tekijä: Jonathan D. Spence)
1990
Enter the Dragon: China's Undeclared War Against the U.S. in Korea, 1950-51 (tekijä: Russell Spurr)
1988
Showa 1939-1944: A History of Japan (Showa: A History of Japan) (tekijä: Shigeru Mizuki)
1988
Paris in Japan: The Japanese Encounter With European Painting (tekijä: Shuji Takashina)
1987
War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War (tekijä: John W. Dower)
1986
The World of Thought in Ancient China (tekijä: Benjamin I. Schwartz)
1985
Hiroshima (Expanded edition) (tekijä: John Hersey)
1985
Miracle at Midway (tekijä: Gordon W. Prange)
1982
The Pacific War: 1941-1945 (tekijä: John Costello)
1981
Chinese Civilization (tekijä: Patricia Buckley Ebrey)
1981
Island: Poetry and History of Chinese Immigrants on Angel Island, 1910-1940 (tekijä: Him Mark Lai)
1980
Japonisme: The Japanese Influence on Western Art Since 1858 (tekijä: Siegfried Wichmann)
1980
The Pacific War, 1931-1945 (tekijä: Saburō Ienaga)
1978
The Master Puppeteer (tekijä: Katherine Paterson)
1975
The Unknown Craftsman: A Japanese Insight into Beauty (tekijä: Soetsu Yanagi)
1972
Stilwell and the American Experience in China, 1911-45 (tekijä: Barbara W. Tuchman)
1971
The Rising Sun: the Decline and Fall of the Japanese Empire, 1936-1945. (tekijä: John Toland)
1970
Lost Names: Scenes from a Korean Boyhood (tekijä: Richard E. Kim)
1970
Abandon the Old in Tokyo (tekijä: Yoshihiro Tatsumi)
1970
Japanese Inn (tekijä: Oliver Statler)
1961
Sources of Chinese Tradition, Volume II (tekijä: William Theodore De Bary)
1960
No-No Boy (tekijä: John Okada)
1957
The Big Wave (tekijä: Pearl S. Buck)
1948
Tales of a Chinese Grandmother: 30 Traditional Tales from China (tekijä: Frances Carpenter)
1937
Kukin makunsa mukaan (tekijä: Jun'ichirō Tanizaki)
1929
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