Mar 31-Apr 2 Managing Populations in the Empire

9780822336143_p0_v1_s260x420From Kawashima’s examination of surplus populations in Korea and Japan we now look at similar populations in the Empire. Pay special attention to the relations between nation and market and especially the “governmentality” of colonial governmentality. You’ll need to review both discipline and security for this.

Readings: Park, Two Dreams in One Bed, Introduction and chs. 1-5.