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Schmid, Andre

Works: 6 works in 42 publications in 4 languages and 3,461 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
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Most widely held works by Andre Schmid
Korea between empires, 1895-1919 by Andre Schmid( )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korea Between Empires chronicles the development of a Korean national consciousness. It focuses on two critical periods in Korean history and asks how key concepts and symbols were created and integrated into political programs to create an original Korean understanding of national identity, the nation-state, and nationalism. Looking at the often-ignored questions of representation, narrative, and rhetoric in the construction of public sentiment, Andre Schmid traces the genealogies of cultural assumptions and linguistic turns evident in Korea's major newspapers during the social an
Nation work : Asian elites and national identities by Andre Schmid( )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As increasing attention is drawn to globalization, questions arise about the fate of "the nation," a political and social unit that for centuries has seemed the common-sense way to organize the world. In Nation Work, Timothy Brook and Andr+ Schmid draw together eight essays that use historical examples from Asian countries--China, India, Korea, and Japan--to enrich our understandings of the origin and growth of nations. Asia provides fertile ground for this inquiry, the volume argues, because in Asia the history of the modern nation has been inseparable from global influences in the form of Western imperialism. Yet, while the impetus for building a modern national identity may have come from the need to fashion a favorable place in a world system dominated by Western nations, those engaged in nationalist enterprises found their particular voices more often in relation to tensions within Asia than in relation to more generic tensions between Asia and the West. With topics ranging from public health measures in nineteenth-century Japan through textual scholarship of Tamil intellectuals, the willful division of Korea's history from China's, the development of China's cotton industry, and the meaning of "postnational-ism" for Chinese artists, the essays reveal the fascinating array of sites at which nation work can take place. This will be essential reading for historians and social scientists interested in Asia. Timothy Brook is Professor of History, Stanford University. Andr+ Schmid is Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies, University of Toronto
Min zu de gou jian : Yazhou jing ying ji qi min zu shen fen ren tong( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructing independence : Nation and identity in Korea, 1895-1910 by Andre Schmid( )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Min zu de gou jian : Ya zhou jing ying ji qi min zu shen fen ren tong = Nation work( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ben shu bao kuo:liang zhong lei xing de min zu,Shen me lei xing de zheng ti?Min zu jian she de bu lian guan xing:zhong guo"hou min zu zhu yi"tan jiu deng
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1 edition published in 2007 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Korea between empires, 1895-1919
Nation work : Asian elites and national identities
Alternative Names
Andre Schmid Canadian Koreanist

Schmid, Andre

Андре Шмид

슈미드, 앙드레

슈미드, 앙드레 1950-


シュミット, アンドレ

シュミット, アンドレ 1950-