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Robert J. Perrins <email@example.com>
History of Japanese colonial medicine and disease in Manchuria; History of plagues in Asia; History of Japanese colonialism in Manchuria
|Address:||Department of History and Classics
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 2R6
|List Affiliations:||Review Editor for H-NEAsia
|Interests:||Asian History / Studies
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology
Urban History / Studies
World History / Studies
PhD Modern Chinese History (York University, Canada) 1998
MA History (York University, Canada) 1990
Hons BA History (McMaster University, Canada) 1989
_China Facts and Figures Annual Handbook_ (Gulf Breeze, FL: Academic Internation Press, 1999-2004). Vols. 24-29.
Articles and Book Chapters:
"Doctors, Disease and Development: Engineering Colonial Public Health in Southern Manchuria, 1905-1931," in _Building a Modern Nation: Science, Technology and Medicine in Japan, ed. Morris Low (London: Palgrave MacMillan, forthcoming March 2005).
"The Chinese Economy," and "The Japanese Economy," in _Ideologies_ 3rd edition, eds. Douglas Baldwin et al., 356-371 and 431-450 (Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1997).
"Great Connections: The Japanese Administration and Development of the Port of Dairen (Dalian), 1905-1937," in _East Asia Perspectives_, eds. Min-sun Chen, Claude Comtois and Larry N. Shyu, 333-367 (Montreal: University of Montreal, Centre d'Etudes de l'Asie de l'Est, 1995).
"A Case Study of Japanese Imperialism in Northeast China: A Review of the History of Dalian, 1905-1932." _East Asia Forum_ 3 (Fall 1994): 1-39.
Virginia Aksam, et al., eds. _Encyclopedia of Modern Asia_ 6 Vols. (Great Barrington, MA: Scribners, 2002). Entries on: Macao, Tianjin, Shanghai, Nanjing, Haerbin, Kyoto, Guangdon, Xinjiang, Manchuria, Manchu, and the South Manchuria Railway.
Elizabeth Dubrelle, ed. _World Military Leaders_. (Santa Barbara: ABC Clio, 1999). Entries on: Nozu Michitsura, Okamura Yasuji, Omura Masujiro, Suzuki Kantaro, and Terauchi Hisaichi.
Recent Conference Papers:
"The Game is Afoot: Investigating the Reports of Dr. Jamese Watson and Other Medical Officers of the Chinese Maritime Customs Service, 1860-1910." Paper presented at the 2003 meeting of the Canadian Society for the History of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 30 May 2003.
"Tracking and Treating Disease in the Name of Modernity: Japanese Colonial Medicine in Southern Manchuria." Paper presented at the XIII World Congress of the International Economic History Association, Buenos Aires, 26 July 2002.
"At the Crossroads of Civilization: Chinese, Russian and Japanese Conceptualizations of Disease and Public Health in Manchuria, 1898-1945." Paper presented at the 2002 meeting of the Canadian Society for the History of Medicine, University of Toronto, 25 May 2002.
"Combatting Illness and Constructing Public Health: Disease and Hospitals in Japanese-Controlled Southern Manchuria." Paper presented at the 2002 meeting of the Association for Asian Studies, Washington, D.C., 5 April 2002.
HIST1106 Western Civilization
HIST2223 Non-Western History to 1800
HIST2233 Non-Western History Since 1800
HIST2613 History of Medicine
HIST2903 The Study of History
HIST3413 Modern Japan, 1600-1945
HIST3443 Africa and European Colonialism
HIST4173 Seminar: Topics in Asian History
IDST1113 Peoples and Cultures of East Asia
IDST2913 Ancient and Imperial China
IDST2923 Modern China