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Overcoming the limits of English-language Asian Studies knowledge: doing Ainu studies in Japan

CollectionsTransmission of academic values in Asian Studies workshop (2009)
Title: Overcoming the limits of English-language Asian Studies knowledge: doing Ainu studies in Japan
Author(s): Winchester, Mark
Cribb, Robert
Keywords: Asian Studies, Ainu, Japan, area studies, globalization, English, Hatozawa Samio, Chiri Mashiho, Batchelor Yaeko, Masao Sasaki, Kaizawa Tadashi, Nibutani Dam, Race Traitor collective, Noel Ignatiev, Cold War, Naoki Sakai, Orientalism
Date published: 2011
Publisher: The Australia-Netherlands Research Collaboration (ANRC)
Citation: Winchester, M. (2011). Overcoming the Limits of English-Language Asian Studies Knowledge: Doing Ainu Studies in Japan. In R. Cribb (Ed.), Transmission of academic values in Asian Studies: workshop proceedings. Canberra: Australia-Netherlands Research Collaboration
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My question for this short paper is simple: as scholars involved in Asian Studies should it not be an imperative that we value work produced in Asian languages on an equal footing with that being written in English? Should it not furthermore be a prerequisite for Asian Studies scholars working in English language institutions that they actively produce work in the Asian languages they have studied?
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/116967
ISBN: 978-1-74076-225-0

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