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Book review: David Walker and Agniezka Sobocinska, eds. Australia's Asia: From Yellow Peril to Asian Century

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Abstract


  • Australia's Asia is a timely collection that offers an historical background to the recent debates on Australia's Asian Century. As the use of the term 'yellow peril' in the subtitle suggests, there is a strong emphasis in this book on Australia's ongoing anxieties about the rise of Asia.

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Martinez, J. T. (2014). Book review: David Walker and Agniezka Sobocinska, eds. Australia's Asia: From Yellow Peril to Asian Century. Labour History: a journal of labour and social history, (107), 233-234.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3045&context=lhapapers

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/2038

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 233

End Page


  • 234

Issue


  • 107

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • Australia's Asia is a timely collection that offers an historical background to the recent debates on Australia's Asian Century. As the use of the term 'yellow peril' in the subtitle suggests, there is a strong emphasis in this book on Australia's ongoing anxieties about the rise of Asia.

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Martinez, J. T. (2014). Book review: David Walker and Agniezka Sobocinska, eds. Australia's Asia: From Yellow Peril to Asian Century. Labour History: a journal of labour and social history, (107), 233-234.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3045&context=lhapapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/2038

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 233

End Page


  • 234

Issue


  • 107

Place Of Publication


  • Australia